Brazil

Tucuruí navigation canal locks

Client

ELETRONORTE / Camargo Correia

Key facts

Two locks 210 m long, 33 m wide, 35 m rise. Intermediate channel: 140 m wide, 5.5 km long. Mitre-gates 38.8 m high, weighing 17,000 t.

Services

Preliminary design, detailed design and technical support.

Awards

FIDIC 2014 Award of Merit.