Management and Supervision - Infrastructures

SECONDARY INFRASTRUCTURES FOR IRRIGATION, DRAINAGE AND ROADS IN THE MONTE NOVO HYDRO-AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT

INFORMATION

CLIENT:
EDIA – Empresa de Desenvolvimento e Infraestrutura do Alqueva, SA

SERVICES:
Quality Control
Planning Control
Cost Control
Supervision and Coordination

BEGINING:
2005

CONCLUSION:
2008

LOCATION:
Évora, Portugal

DESCRIPTION

The Monte Novo Block supplies water for irrigation purposes to a total area of 7.714ha. The infrastructure of this hydro-agricultural development includes:

  • Dam R1: Maximum height (12,5m); d evelopment (180m), working capacity (78,6dam3);
  • Reservoir R2: working capacity (30,6 dam3);
  • Reservoir R3: Total capacity (63 dam3);
  • Reservoir R4.1: Total capacity (60 dam3);
  • Pumping station EE1: Q = 858l/s and 66,5m of dynamic head;
  • Pumping station EE2:l Q = 1.735l/s and 51,8m of dynamic head;
  • Pumping station EE4 Q = 633l/s and 75m of dynamic head;
  • Pumping station EE4.1: Q = 1.650l/s and 85m of dynamic head;
  • Drying and drainage networks with an extension of 45km;
  • Road network;
  • Remote management.