San Luis de Potosí, Mexico

SAN LUIS DE POTOSÍ WATER SUPPLY, 'EL REALITO AQUEDUCT'

Client

FCC-AQUALIA-ICA

Year

2010

Construction budget

EUR 82 million

Key facts

The aqueduct will carry and supply drinking water from El Realito dam to the city of San Luis Potosí.

3 pumping stations: 990 m head, 1 m3/s.

Water treatment plant: 1 m3/s.

6 receiving tanks located in San Luis Potosí.

132 km aqueduct between El Realito dam and the receiving tanks in San Luis Potosí.

55 km of asphalt roads between Tierra Nueva and El Realito.

Construction was completed in 2014.

Direct contribution to social development and integration.

Services

Detailed design.

Awards

Honourable mention as a United Nations Economic Commission for Europe ‘People First PPP’, selected as one of the top 20 initiatives at the 5th UNECE International Public-Private Partnerships Forum 2021, held in Geneva in April 2021.