Siriu Dam is a dam of land located on the river Buzau, Buzau county town Siriu between massive and massive Siriu Podu Horse. Construction material
The dam is made of rock, tailings and clay core. Volume totaled 8.3 million m³ fillings embankment.
After construction of the dam, the national road DN10 changed route, bypassing Lake Siriu to contour line for this purpose the building more viaducts. Viaduct Giurca has a length of 276 m, 46 m tall pillar and viaduct crossing Tehara Rock rock slope with the same name.
The dam was approved in January 1972 and was completed in December 1994. For building or was on the one hand and industrial water supply to downstream villages and irrigate 50,000 ha of agricultural land and, on the other hand, the production of electricity by building hydroelectric Nehoiasu with an installed capacity of 42 MW having an installed flow of 32 m³ / s and generating an average production of electricity per year is 144 GWh.
The museum was founded in 1979 and was rebuilt in 1981 and 1983. Exists in a popular style house built in 1973 - 1974 and renovated in 1981 and 1983. It hosts a variety of amber samples from fields extracted from Buzau Mountains and a rich iconographic material, tools, documents, photographs, modern and contemporary jewelery, objects of ethnography and folk art decorative pieces (towels), costumes and Furniture, tools tissue, household items, for pastoral and agricultural tools.
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