Córdoba, Spain

LA COLADA DAM MAINTENANCE

Client

Hidroguadiana S.A.

Year

2013

Key facts

Arch-gravity dam 48 m high above the foundation with a crest length of 278 m and radius of curvature of 149 m. The dam creates a 57.4 hm³ reservoir on the River Guadamatilla to supply water to towns and villages in the Almadén (Ciudad Real) and Los Pedroches regions (Córdoba).

Services

Monitoring during the first filling, dam and appurtenant structure operation and maintenance (including outlet and intake works, electrical supply, dam monitoring, communications), access road, recreational areas, and saddle dams.