Lago Bianco Dams
Heightening of 2 existing gravity dams in Switzerland
Description of project:
Heightening of 2 existing gravity dams in Switzerland by 4.5 m.
North dam: Raising by placing of concrete on the existing dam crest and building an embankment dam with an impermeable core using fill from tunnel excavations.
South dam: Raising by placing of concrete buttressing on the upstream side, and the placement of concrete on the crest of the dam. Redesign of spillway in accordance with predefined guidelines.
- Basic design
- Tender design
- Hydraulic analysis
- Hydrological assessment