Efficiency Canal de Piedras

Efficiency improvement, loss reduction and commissioning of the direct link channel

  • Contracting body: Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Sustainable Development of the Andalusian Regional Government
  • Location: Huelva (Andalusia)
  • Description: In this project, deteriorated elements will be rehabilitated, such as replacement of joints, repair of cloths and sills of the stretch and conditioning of the service road. In addition, the terminal stretch will be adapted so that it drains correctly into the Piedras canal, improvements will be made in efficiency to avoid water losses, energy savings by supplying by gravity, hydroelectric use by the difference in level, and it will be fed directly from this canal into the Piedras reservoir.