Pong Dam is a Earth Core Gravel Shell type and Power House is located in stilling basin down side of six penstocks each of 5.025 m diam.
This project generates a total of 396 MWs power from its power stations.
|Type Of Dam
||Earth core gravel shell
|Elevation at top of dam
||EL 435.86 m (1430 feet)
||12,560 Sq. Kms (4850 Sq.Miles)
|Maximum Reservoir level
||EL 433.12 m (EL 1421 feet)
|Gross storage capacity at El. 1390 ft.
|| 7051 million cum (5.716 million acre feet)
|Live storage capacity at El. 1390 ft.
|| 5966 million cum(4.837 million acre ft)
River Outlet (Agriculture)
|No. of outlets
||4 (Two in each tunnel)
|Type of gates
|Max. discharge through each Gate
||252.6 cumecs (8925 cusecs)
|Type of spillway
||Overflow gated chute
||Six radial gates 14.48 m x 12.344 m (each)
|Maximum outflow through spillway
||12,375 cumecs (4,37,000 Cusecs)
|No. of Units
|| 396 MW
6 x 66 MW
|Type of turbine
||Vertical shaft, Francis Type