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DETAILED STUDY OF THE SINKING OF THE XAGO OUTFALL (AVILES, SPAIN)

UNDERWATER PIPELINES

  • Start Date / End Date: 2010
  • Place: XAGO (AVILES, SPAIN)
  • Scope: Study of construction procedure
  • Description:

    Study of the sinking of the Xago outfall, avoiding to exert pull at the time of union in the seabed. To do so, floatation devices are used in the first part of the sinking.

    There is also a calculation of the water and air inlet valves and a definition of the cisterns, which will act as floaters.

    The beach profile is also studied in order to justify the protection with sands only

        •    Diameter of the pipeline: 1.6 m
        •    Maximum depth: -17.5 m
     
     

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DETAILED STUDY OF THE SINKING OF THE XAGO OUTFALL  (AVILES, SPAIN)
DETAILED STUDY OF THE SINKING OF THE XAGO OUTFALL  (AVILES, SPAIN)

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