Rehabilitation of Basic Sewerage Systems

Master's degree in Urban Rehabilitation, Publication in the Diário da República - Despacho nº 11549/2014 - 15/09/2014

5 ECTS; 2º Ano, 1º Semestre, 45,0 TP


Not applicable.

Students should be familiar with the techniques for the rehabilitation of basic sewerage systems and be able to select the best solutions, use the techniques for the control of rainwater sources as well as be aware of the purposes, advantages, limitations and selection criteria.

The need and significance of rehabilitation.
The life span of systems
Major types of engineering and management tools for rehabilitation support.
System monitoring and operational data analysis
Decision and intervention tools
Criteria used in the rehabilitation of networks.
Rainwater source control.

Evaluation Methodology
Two theorical (25% each one) and one pratical (50%) works.
These conditions are used in all periods.

- Cavalheiro, A. (1996). Reabilitação de Sistemas de Abastecimento de Água. Tomar:
(2000). Estratégias para Beneficiação e Reabilitação de Sistemas Públicos de Drenagem de Águas Pluviais. Lisboa: LNEC

Method of interaction
Theoretical interactive sessions and study of pratical cases.

Software used in class