Hydraulics - Renewable Energies
Hydraulics - Urban Hydraulic

S. JORGE WATER INTAKE, PUMPING SYSTEM AND STORAGE TANK

INFORMATION

CLIENT:
Águas do Minho e Lima, S.A.

SERVICES:
Preliminary Study
Detail Design
Advisory Services

BEGINING:
2005

CONCLUSION:
2006

LOCATION:
Arcos de Valdevez, Minho, Portugal

DESCRIPTION

Water intake located on Touvedo dam reservoir right bank. 2MW pumping station equipped with four submersible units, each of them able to pump 250l/s to a 175m head.
DN700 cast iron pumping conduit, 1.100m long, connecting the pumping station to a water treatment plant and to a large storage tank. 15.000m3 two cell tank for treated water.