Nam Pung Dam


Location Sakon Nakhon Province

Dam Features

Type Rockfill dam with clay core
Height 41 meters
Crest elevation +286.5 meters (MSL)
Crest length 1,720 meters
Crest width 10 meters
Reservoir’s area 21 square kilometers
Reservoir's storage capacity 165 million cubic meters

Generating Capacity
         The powerhouse is a reinforced concrete building covering the area of 670 square meters. It houses two 3 MW generators, totaling 6 MW of generating capacity. The Power Plant is connected with the national grid system via Ubonratana switchyard at Maha Sarakham substation.

Operation Year 1965

Date of Inauguration November 14, 1965