Maraş - Narlıova 2nd Phrase Irrigation Project

The construction of the Maraş-Narlıova 2nd phase irrigation project is accomplished between 1968 -1971. This project includes the construction of 310 + 336 km channel, 1.000 m tunnel, 850 m inclined drop, 600 m gallery, 348 m viaduct, 100 m siphon and the construction of 1.118 ea. canal structures. The main phases and the corresponding lengths of construction of 310.336 m channel construction is given below.

The construction of the irrigation project of Maraş Narlıova is accomplished under quite difficult circumstances, because the country is quite steep and mountainous and also the large portion of the area was swamp (historical Mizmilli swamp).