FY2005 Japan Society of Dam Engineers Technology Award
Award from Minister of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism for distinguished people in promoting recycling

Orderer Ishikawa Prefecture
Completion 2006
Structure and scale Gravity concrete dam, dam height: 75.8m; crest length: 280m; dam voltage: 359,500m³; reservoir water volume: 24,900,000m³
Location Ishikawa Prefecture
Application Multi-purpose dam

Kutani Dam conducts flood control, and also secures drinking water and generates power (3,600kw). Although the dam appears to be a gravity arch at first glance, it is actually a gravity concrete dam. It has been called the most beautiful in Ishikawa Prefecture.