Foundations and special underground works

1312 – Le Pouzin (France)

Small hydroelectric plant on the Pouzin river. Construction of cut-off slurry walls and of one reinforced diaphragm wall.

Compagnie Nationale du Rhône (Main contractors: EIFFAGE TP, FOREZIENNE, BAULAND + I.CO.P.)

Period of Execution:
May 2014 - July 2014

Works Amount:
€ 630.002,00


Construction of a water-blocking barrier to surround the designed hydroelectric plant. The plastic diaphragm wall was made of slurry walls excavated by means of a grab. A reinforced diaphragm wall was also built, for connection purposes. The works were executed as part of the project for the construction of a small hydroelectric plant on the Pouzin river, near Le Pouzin Municipality.