Obayashi-Dam Innovative Construction Technology
Obayashi Corporation is currently constructing the Kawakami dam in Iga City, Mie Prefecture ordered by the Japan Water Agency, Independent Administrative Agency. The Kawakami dam is a concrete gravity dam with a height of 84m (crest elevation: EL.282.0m), crest length of 334m, and volume of 457,570m3, and is scheduled to be completed in 2023. At the site, it is planned to automate construction using cutting-edge technologies such as AI and ICT and proceed with the development and practical application of more than 20 new technologies.
▼ Obayashi's various technologies, which play an active role in each process of dam construction, are introduced.