Applied Hydraulics I

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


Basics of Hydraulics I and II

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

- Não Aplicável, N. Regulamento Geral de Dristribuição de Águas e Drenagem de Águas Residuais. (Vol. Não aplicável). Não aplicável: Não aplicável
- Não Aplicável, N. Manual de Saneamento Básico. (Vol. I e II). Não aplicável: Direcção Geral dos Recursos Hídricos

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