Circuito Hidráulico Amoreira-Caliços do Empreendimento de Fins Múltiplos de Alqueva


Amoreira-Caliços water circuit (Alqueva Multipurpose Initiative)

EDIA has awarded to the consortium led by RRC the contract for the construction of the Amoreira-Caliços water circuit, as part of the Alqueva Multipurpose Initiative, worth €19.73 million.

The Amoreira-Caliços water circuit consists of the water-supply section that runs from Amoreira dam (existing) to Caliços dam (construction pending). The contract, with a completion time of 546 days, is divided into three main parts:

  • Main pumping station at the foot of the dam, next to Amoreira dam
  • Pumping pipe between the Amoreira main pumping station and Caliços dam
  • Caliços dam