Type: Earthcore Fill Structure
Construction Date: 1990 - 1993
Location: Bokaa, Botswana
S 24.440068° E 26.019453°
Bokaa Dam, situated 20 km from Gaborone, Botswana, is a 14m high Earthcore Fill structures with a 1500m crest length. The structure is situated in the Metsimotlhabe river south of the Bokaa village complex.
Dam capacity is 18.5 million m³.
Since 2012 Bokaa Dam provides approximately 25% of the water supply for Gaborone and surrounding areas.
Bokaa Dam Instrumentation consists of the following:
Instruments installed in and around the Dam Embankment are intended to monitor:
Installed Instruments Specification:
Consulting Engineers: Water Utilities Corporation
Contractors: Botswana's north south carrier 2 water transfer scheme
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