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Gov’t to float tender to increase capacity of Waleh Dam — minister
Gov’t to float tender to increase capacity of Waleh Dam — minister
AMMAN — The government will float a tender next week to raise the walls of the Waleh Dam to more than double its capacity, government officials said on Saturday. Under the project, the dam’s storage capacity will increase from 9.6 million cubic metres (mcm) to 25mcm, Water Minister Hazem Nasser said in a statement e-mailed to The Jordan Times. “Raising the walls of the dam will allow the storage of additional rainwater to provide Madaba Governorate with more drinking water,” Nasser said, adding that construction was ex ... More Details
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