Cantabria's water supply

Cantabria's water supply

Cantabria's water supply is a facility designed to meet the water supply needs of the Autonomous Community of Cantabria during periods of stowage, when the resources of the Cantabrian basins are not sufficient to meet the regional consumption water needs.

The system uses, as a source of resources, the flows from the Besaya basin, whose surpluses are stored in the Ebro Reservoir, through a transport operation to the Ebro basin that uses several catches, pumping stations and drives operating in the North-South direction. The hydraulic infrastructure has a filtration plant with a treatment capacity of 17.000 m3/h.

During the stowage the system captures the resources previously stored in the Ebro Reservoir and transports them south-north direction. A priori, the system is considered to operate in the sense of South-North supply for three months a year; July, August and September or August, September and October according to the weather conditions of each year.

5

Treated volume (Hm3/year)

4 years

Contract period

100%

Sacyr's participation

We use our own and third party cookies for analytical purposes. Click on HERE for more information. You can accept all cookies by clicking the "Accept" button or set them up or refuse their use by clicking .

Cookie declaration

These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be disabled in our systems. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.

Name Provider Purpose Expiration Type
LFR_Sesión_STATE_* Liferay Manage your session as a registered user Session HTTP
GUEST_LANGUAGE_ID Liferay Determines the language with which it accesses, to show the same in the next session 1 year HTTP
ANONYMOUS_USER_ID Liferay Manage your session as an unregistered user 1 year HTTP
COOKIE_SUPPORT Liferay Identifies that the use of cookies is necessary for the operation of the portal 1 year HTTP
JSesiónID Liferay Manages login and indicates you are using the site Session HTTP
SACYRGDPR Sacyr Used to manage the cookie policy Session HTTP

These cookies allow us to count visits and sources of circulation in order to measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us know which pages are the most or least popular, and see how many people visit the site. All information collected by these cookies is aggregated and therefore anonymous.

Name Provider Purpose Expiration Type
_gat Google It is used to throttle the request rate - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites Session HTTP
_gid Google It is used to store and update a unique value for each page visited Session HTTP
_ga Google This is used for statistical and analytical purposes for increasing performance of our Services Session HTTP