HEC-HMS Model Upgrade

HEC-HMS Model Upgrade

Updating of the HEC-HMS model of the Duero River Basin Demarcation

End client: Duero Hydrographic Confederation (Ministry for Ecological Transition and Demographic Challenge)

INDEPRO Engineering Consultants is carrying out the update of the hydro-meteorological model HEC-HMS of the Duero Hydrographic Demarcation.

Description of the Works:

The main objectives of this upgrade are:

  • New study sections were added to the model to improve knowledge of the hydro-meteorological conditions of the Duero River Basin.
  • Precipitation data update for the year 2021.

The different stages into which the hydro-meteorological model updating has been divided are:

  • Study of the basin according to geospatial information.
  • Analysis and update of precipitation data through the year 2021.
  • Preparation of the hydro-meteorological model of the basin, in natural and altered regimes.
  • Obtaining the maximum volume of water flow corresponding to different return periods.