Tarali dam is situated in the Satara district of Maharashtra State across river Tarali, a tributary of river Krishna, located near village Dangistewadi in Taluka Patan. The purpose of this project is to utilize Tarali River water for irrigation.
The project comprises of a Concrete gravity dam of length 1096 m and maximum height 73.41 m with 5 numbers of radial gates of size 12 m x 5 m. Gross storage capacity of the dam is 165.70 Mm³ and live storage is 165.462 Mm³.
Encardio-rite was awarded the sub-contract for supply as well as installation of safety monitoring instrumentation for the project. The instrumentation included:
- Stress meters- rosette with no stress- strain meter
- Temperature gauges
- Water level measuring system
- Plumbline – normal
- Portable readout units
- Strong motion accelerographs
- Pan evaporimeter