Hydraulics - Renewable Energies
Hydraulics - Urban Hydraulic

SERRINHA DAM AND NAVALHO IRRIGATION NETWORK

INFORMATION

CLIENT:
Município de Mirandela

SERVICES:
Preliminary Design

BEGINING:
2007

CONCLUSION:
In progress

LOCATION:
Mirandela, Trás-os-Montes, Portugal

DESCRIPTION

Earth dam with central clay core for irrigation purposes, with 30m of maximum height above foundation. The annual medium load of the influent to the dam, which has an hydrographic basin of 7km2, is of about 1,4Mm3.
The reservoir created by Serrinha’s dam will flood a 20ha area and will have about 2Mm3 of storage capacity. The irrigation area is approximately 300ha, with an estimated annual consumption of 900.000m3/year.