Águas de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro
Torre de Moncorvo, Trás-os-Montes, Portugal
Concrete gravity dam, for urban water supply, with 34,5m of maximum height above foundation, 123m crest length
and 30.300m3 of concrete volume.
Uncontrolled spillway on the dam body, designed for a maximum flow of 196m3/s.
Bottom outlet (Ø800mm) embedded in the dam’s body and designed for a maximum flow of 2,43m3/s.
Water intake tower in the reservoir, with a pumping station inside and with intake holes at 4 different levels.