The construction is characterized by basic information about its operational capacities:

Protection dam Svacenický Jarok
Elevation of the dam crest 322.250 m a.s.l.
Elevation of the safety spillway (only for malfunction) 321.150 m a.s.l.
Maximum water level at Q100 320.250 m a.s.l.
Width of the dam crest 4.50 m
Slope of the upstream face 1 : 2.5
Slope of the downstream face 1 : 3
Length of the dam 147.00 m
Q100 above the dam 16.000 m3.s-1
Q100 downstream the dam 0.210 m3.s-1
Volume of the retention space 331,000 m3

Basic characteristics of the construction and its future operation:

The construction serves for flood protection of the area located under the designed construction.

Protection dam Svacenický Jarok is a part of flood protection of the area, which is located in the Western Slovakia in a Cadastral zone of Myjava town, its part Turá Lúka. Town Myjava has recently suffered from frequent floods, resulting in huge material damages, thus significantly limiting the quality of life the local people can afford. Protection dam enables decrease of a peak flow of the designed flood Q100 = 16.00 m3.s-1 with outlet discharge Qdischarge = 0.21 m3.s-1

More information:

Basic information
Name of the constructionProtection dam Svacenický Jarok
Character of the constructionNew
Place of the constructionCadastral area of town Myjava, Turá Lúka
GPS48.4457, 17.3352

Location of the construction

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