Applied Hydraulics I

Civil Engineering

5 ECTS; 3º Ano, 1º Semestre, 30,0 T + 30,0 PL



Students should develop skills to design water and wastewater engineering
public systems.

1 - Population and its evolution. Flow computation.
2 - Collection of subsoil and surface water.
3 - Mains supply pipelines. Water tanks.
5 - Water pipe network.
6 - Rainwater and domestic wastewater drainage systems;
7 - Structural design and drain implantation.
8 - Introduction to household water and domestic wastewater treatment systems.
9 - Dimensioning of drainage networks

Evaluation Methodology
Three coursework assignments

- V.A., . Manual de Saneamento Básico. (Vol. I e II). Lisboa: Direcção Geral dos Recursos Hídricos
- V.A., . Regulamento Geral de Dristribuição de Águas e Drenagem de Águas Residuais. .: .

Method of interaction
Lectures focusing on presentation and illustration of the proposed
topics. Theoretical-practical classes involving practice and
problem solving.

Software used in class