Lleida, Spain

L’ALBAGÉS DAM

Client

Aguas de las Cuencas de España, S.A. (ACUAES).

Year

2020

Construction budget

EUR 66 million.

Key facts

Zoned embankment dam with an impervious silty-clay core, 87.5 m high with a 750 m long crest. 380 m3/s open channel spillway and a maximum bottom outlet flow of 105 m3/s. 710 m long perimeter monitoring and maintenance gallery. Emergency plan implementation.

Services

Construction management and supervision, technical support, health and safety coordination, environmental monitoring, preparation of the dam emergency action plan, first fill plan and technical archive.

Awards

Infrastructure Advisory Council of Catalonia Best Catalan infrastructure award 2021