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2 URBAN RAIN WATER HARVESTING & INFILTRATION Architectonical designs and solutions Ignacio Prieto Leache

3 01 INTRODUCTION TRAGSA RESEARCH,DEVELOPMENT AND INNOVATION DINA-MAR Infiltration GIAE Urban rainwater harvesting Discovering the importance of water cycle and infiltration

4 LETS TALK ABOUT URBAN WATER CYCLE

5 02 JUSTIFICATION Urban water cycle Heat island Climate change Urban environment Economical cost Runoff increase and less infiltration. Impermeability ---> temperature rising. Misadaptation. Lost of biodiversity. Infrastructures and natural disasters.

6 03 WHERE EVERYWHERE

7 03 WHERE CHAIN MANAGEMENT PLANNING GREEN ROOFS AND FAÇADES PARKING LOTS WINTER ROAD WATER STORAGE PAVEMENTS URBAN ELEMENTS LAND CONTAINMENT ROADS LARGE AREAS EDUCATION / PREVENTION PLANIFICACION CUBIERTAS Y FACHADAS VEGETALES APARCAMIENTOS VIALIDAD INVERNAL ALMACENAMIENTO DE AGUA PAVIMENTOS ELEMENTOS URBANOS CONTENCIÓN DE TERRENOS CAMINOS INSTALACIONES / GRANDES SUPERFICIES EDUCACIÓN / PREVENCIÓN

8 04 HOW SUDS Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems RECOVER THE NATURAL WATER CYCLE IMPROVE WATER QUALITY FLOOD AND DROUGHT PROTECTION ALLOW DEVELOPMENT OF SATURATED AREAS ADD AESTHETIC VALUES RECUPERAN EL CICLO NATURAL DEL AGUA MEJORAN LA CALIDAD DEL AGUA PROTEGEN DE INUNDACIONES Y SEQUÍAS PERMITEN DESARROLLO DE ZONAS SATURADAS APORTAN VALORES ESTÉTICOS SOURCE CONTROL Porous surfaces Infiltration trench and wells Infiltration basin Green roof INFILTRATION CONVEYANCE Filter drain Green roadside PASSIVE TREATMENT AND STORAGE Infiltration trench Surface detention basin Ground detention basin Retention pond Shallow wetland PREVENTION 1 SISTEMAS DE CONTROL EN ORIGEN 1 Superficies permeables 2 Pozos y Zanjas de Infiltración 3 Depósitos de Infiltración 4 Cubiertas vegetales 2 SISTEMAS DE TRANSPORTE PERMEABLE 1 Drenes filtrantes 2 Cunetas verdes 3 SISTEMAS DE TRATAMIENTO PASIVO Y ALMACENAMIENTO 1 Franjas filtrantes 2 Depósitos superficiales de detención 3 Depósitos enterrados de detención 4 Estanques de retención 5 Humedales artificiales 4 MEDIDAS PREVENTIVAS

9 04 SUDS Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems SOURCE CONTROL POROUS SURFACES INFILTRATION CONVEYANCE FILTER DRAIN AND GREEN ROADSIDE INFILTRATION TRENCH AND WELLS STORAGE AND TREATMENT DETENTION BASINS INFILTRATION BASSINS PONDS AND ARTIFICIAL WETLANDS GREEN ROOFS PREVENTION MINIMIZE RUNOFF, DRAIN INTO PARKLAND,COLLECT RAINWATER, CLEAN CITIES, POLLUTANT SOURCES RESPONSIBILITY, LESS HERBICIDES IN PARKS, STAKEHOLDERS EDUCATION,

10 04 SUDS Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems YOU DECIDE ABOUT WHICH IS MANAGING RAINFALL MOST EFFECTIVELY? WHICH WILL BE MOST DURABLE? WHICH IS EASIEST TO MAINTAIN? WHICH IS SAFEST? COST AND BENEFITS

11 04 SUDS Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems DECISION FOR THE USE OF INFILTRATION SYSTEMS HYDRAULIC DESIGN PROCESS

12 04 SUDS Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems TECHNICAL APPROACH CHECK DAM INFILTRATION TRENCH FILTER TRENCH BIO-RETENTION AREA

13 04 SUDS Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems PERVIOUS PAVEMENT. PARTIAL INFILTRATION INFILTRATION BASIN SPREAD OF A LOAD BELOW A WHEEL

14 05 SOME EXAMPLES DONIÑOS MONTCADA Y REIXACH. INFILTRATION PARKING LOTS INFILTRATION TRENCH SANT CARLES DE LA RAPITA COFETE INFILTRATION PARKING LOTS INFILTRATION TRENCH GREEN ROOF DETENTION BASIN ARANJUEZ DETENTION PONDS FILTER DRAIN

15 05 EXAMPLES R+d+i BUILDING. PARC BIT. MALLORCA GREEN ROOF AND FAÇADE INFILTRATION WELL GROUND DETENTIO BASIN

16 06 CONCLUSIONS RECOVER THE NATURAL WATER CYCLE 1 RECUPERAN EL CICLO NATURAL DEL AGUA DESIGN THINKING ON STOP IT, SLOW IT, STORE IT AND INFILTRATE 2 DISEÑAR PENSANDO EN : DETENER, RALENTIZAR, ALMACENAR, INFILTRAR DESIGN RESPONDING TO CLIMATE, GEOMORPHOLOGY, COSTS, MAINTENANCE 3 ADECUAR DISEÑO A CONDICIONES: CLIMA, GEOMORFOLOGÍA, ECONOMÍA, MANTENIMIENTO.

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