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Plakiotissa and Faneromeni Dams on the Island of Crete – GREECE

Start Date.1980 End Date.1988

Preliminary and final study for the construction of two dams in the Messara plain (26000 ha) in Crete; thorough topographical survey and soil investigation on ground and soil conditions, in order to find a solution that would combine maximum safety from earthquakes in an earthquake prone area, minimum seepage losses, minimum construction cost, and maximum capacity of the ensuing artificial lakes