US Army Corps of Engineers
Transatlantic Division

Mosul Dam Task Force
The Mosul Dam hydropower plant and its water storage towers, along with the West and East Bottom Outlet Tunnels at the Mosul Dam in 2018. The dam sits in a valley along the Tigris River approximately 30 miles outside Mosul City in Iraq. It is the largest dam in Iraq, and the fourth largest in the Middle East, and supplies water, hydropower, irrigation and flood control to the region. The Mosul Dam Project was a 3-year partnership started in 2016 as a joint venture among the Iraq Ministry of Water Resources, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and Italian Company Trevi S.p.A. in an effort to stabilize and repair the dam, and update the infrastructure of the dam.

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