Bekhma Dam showing diversion tunnel

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Comments (5)

Dan Coakley on July 18, 2009

I was Technical Manager for the UN electricity sector in Iraq 1998/99. I am writing a book on my experience there and would seek permission to include this photo in the book. Regards, Dan Coakley

Hajjah73 on July 19, 2009

Dan - you are welcome to use the pictures. Please attribute to Robert Wilson.

sdejan on July 26, 2009

I spend 150 days here, I was superviser for " Atlas Copco" machines.Driling road tunel on left side of pic. and those four intake tunels, also service tunel on the right side of the picture and tunels on the oposite side...year 1986..I will never forget guy from " Nitro Nobel"as well guy's from other companies from Switzerland, Germany, Irlend, USA- concrite guy...

sdejan on July 26, 2009

To bad for DAM

aziz.ahmad on November 29, 2009

im kurd in kurdistan our village is close to this dam i hope somedays to see this dam like other dams

here is very nice place

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on December 27, 2008
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    by Hajjah73
    • Camera: SONY DSC-N1
    • Taken on 2008/08/01 13:55:46
    • Exposure: 0.003s (1/400)
    • Focal Length: 7.90mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO64
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash