CONSTRUCTION PROJECT OF THE SUBMARINE PIPELINES FOR THE MARINA BAJA DESALINATION PLANT, MUTXAMEL (ALICANTE, SPAIN)
- Start Date / End Date: 2010/2011
- Place: MUTXAMEL (ALICANTE, SPAIN)
- Scope: Construction Project
Execution of the Construction Project of the intake and discharge pipeline. For the dimensioning, a detailed study of maritime climate and beach profile evolution is carried out.
The seabed has been characterized by means of pressurized water nozzles.
The features of the pipelines are:• Material: PE100.• Inner diameter: intake 1,800 mm and discharge 1,200 mm• Length of polyethylene: intake: 483 m and discharge: 428 m• Flow rate according to the EIA: intake: 2.1 m3/s and discharge: 1.13 m3/s• Diffuser section of 131 m formed by 2 branches perpendicular to the pipe, with 27 holes of 110 mm
A detailed design of the intake tower and its construction procedure is done for the lifting, flotation and sinking thereof.