Belo Horizonte, Brazil selects MIKE URBAN

19 Dec 2006  

Belo Horizonte, 3rd largest city in Brazil and the capital of Minas Gerais State with the population of app. 4.5 million inhabitants selects MIKE URBAN software for water distribution modelling. The development of both off-line and on-line strategic model of the water distribution system will be finished in 2007 and will be followed by the development of a detailed water distribution model.

Belo Horizonte Brazil
Belo Horizonte, Brazil

The GIS and SCADA integration is done jointly with Telvent, the exclusive provider of SCADA technology for COPASA (Companhia de Saneamento de Minas Gerais). COPASA is operating this large water supply and water distribution system covering app. 31 municipalities, 6,000km2, water consumption of 12m3/sec and with more than 80 storage tanks, 40 pumping stations and 550 control valves.

This work is a part of the ambitious Project 3T plan of COPASA for linking 3 major technologies i.e. GIS, SCADA, and MODEL. We are pleased to work on this project together with them.