HYDRAULIC INFRASTRUCTURES

Infraestructuras hidráulicas

Hydraulic infrastructures

Comply with safety regulations in critical situations for natural catastrophies or technological
risks.

If one is in charge of a hydraulic infrastructure in Spain, then one must comply with the rules and regulations act established in the current regulations (RD 264/2021), where the technical safety regulations for dams and reservoirs are approved:

Infraestructuras hidráulicas

Hydraulic infrastructures

Comply with safety regulations in critical situations for natural catastrophies or technological
risks.

If one is in charge of a hydraulic infrastructure in Spain, then one must comply with the rules and regulations act established in the current regulations (RD 264/2021), where the technical safety regulations for dams and reservoirs are approved:

Elaboración e implementación

Elaboration and implementation

Technical safety regulations for the classification of dams and for the preparation and implementation of emergency plans.

Proyecto y construcción

Project and construction

Technical safety standard for the project, construction, commissioning and filling.

Explotación y revisiones

Operation and revisions

Technical safety standard for operation, safety inspections and decommissioning.

Normativa RD 264/2011

RD 264/2011 STANDARD

Normativa RD 264/2011

RD 264/2011 STANDARD

Solutions consultancy

We make sure to customize each project to suit your specific needs and ensure regulatory
compliance.

Solutions consultancy

We make sure to customize each project to suit your specific needs and ensure regulatory
compliance.

Most relevant provisions of the regulations:

Structural
classification

The classification of infrastructures according to their dimensions and risks, specifically those
with a height greater than 5m or a reservoir capacity greater than 100,000m3.

Emergency plan
implementation

The implementation of an Emergency Plan for infrastructures classified as A or B.

Auscultation
equipment

To have adequate monitoring equipment for the dam, its foundations, reservoir and banks

Communication
systems

To have permanently operative and redundant communication systems.

Loading
control

Establish a control of the loading program (e.g.: evolution of the reservoir level, filling steps and behavior forecast).

Operating
rules

Correct monitoring and application of the operating rules.

Maintenance
and surveillance

Maintenance, conservation and surveillance of both civil works and complementary systems.

Technical
file

Up-to-date maintenance of the technical file.

Safety
inspections

Periodic performance of general safety inspections.

Contact us

Our technical team is ever ready to furnish you with any advise or assistance whenever need.