Rehabilitation of Basic Sewerage Systems

Master's degree in Urban Rehabilitation
5 ECTS; 2º Ano, 1º Semestre, 45,0 TP

Lecturer
- José Luis A. Bobela Bastos Carreira

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
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.

Program
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 compulsory assignments + a mid-term test or final exam.

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

Method of interaction
Theoretical interactive sessions supported by worksheets.

Software used in class