TheExploitation consists of a concrete weir equipped with a floodgate hinge("volet") and a hydroelectric plant built on the left bank. Betweenthe outlet water reservoir and hydroelectric plant develops a bypass circuitwith 2.3 km, of which 0.8 km in tunnel.
The volume of the reservoir created by the dam is about 11 dam3.
The front of the dumper weir has a development of 21 m, with a maximum heightof 12 m.
The hydroelectric power station is equipped with two Francis turbineshorizontal axis with a maximum power of 5300 kW, for flow rates of 5.2 m3/se2.0 m3/s, and a maximum net fall of 125 m.
1999 - 2000
Hidroeléctrica do Casal, Lda