Puente Nuevo Dam
Puente Nuevo Dam & Reservoir – Villaviciosa de Córdoba
The Puente Nuevo Dam was built on the Guadiato riverbed and his work was completed in 1973.
The reservoir belongs to the Confederación Hidrográfica del Guadalquivir, area of Cordoba.
The reservoir basin has a surface area of 985 km2, an average rainfall of 620 l/m2. and an average annual contribution of 56 hm3.
Puente Nuevo reservoir has a capacity of 281,73 hm3.
* Dam type: gravity dam with straight plant
* Height above the bed: 46 m
* Crest lenght: 232 m
Puente Nuevo Dam & Reservoir Objectives
* Water supply
* Ecological Flow
Bélmez 46 km
Obejo 26 km
Espiel 27 km
Villaharta 14 km
Villaviciosa de Córdoba 10 km