Engineering services for urban water supply
Dam built to provide a reservoir for the urban water supply of Genoa.
The concrete gravity dam is a special structure on deformable foundations.
PHASE 1: Acquedotto Nicolay S.p.A., Genoa PHASE 2-3: Mediterranea delle Acque S.p.A.
1965-1986 / 1991-2002 / 2005-2008
- Gravity dam ( H = 50 m, L = 222 m, V = 155’000 m³ )
- Spillway on dam crest ( Q = 230 m³/s )
- Bottom outlet ( Q = 50 m³/s, L = 211 m, D = 2.4 m )
Supervision of construction (with full technical responsibility)
Consultancy during trial impounding and operation
Preliminary and Final design of the outlet works
Supervision of Construction
Preliminary design for reservoir augmentation