Basic information

Nivnička, Bystřice pod Lopeníkem km 14,4-17,9, flood damage rehabilitation

Country: Czech Republic
Year: 2013 — 2015
Customer: Povodí Moravy, state entreprise Ekostavby Brno, a.s.
Category: Environmental engineering, Dam engineering, Project management

Technical parametres

Ordějov dam – height 7,1 m
Ordějov dam – spillway and stilling basin length 95 m
Ordějov dam – spillway width – 5,6 – 6,6 m
Ordějov dam – number of spillway steps – 17
Number of rocky weirs – 7
Step height – 0,5-1,3 m
Length od river stream works in total – 3,5 km


Nivnička, Bystřice pod Lopeníkem km 14.4-17.9 is a project of flood damages rehabilitation – the safety spillway, cascade spillway and stilling basin, 7 stabilising rocky weirs within the Nivnička River stream and in the inhabited area were heavily damaged by the flash flood in 06/2013.

Detailed design of a one-stage project including reinforcement drawings and detailed technical specification for use as tender documentation.

Responsible for the complete project documentation, technical design (10/2013-02/2014) with focus on the design of Ordějov dam spillway rehabilitation, technical control of remaining rehabilitation works (weirs and river bed rehabilitation in the inhabited area), co-ordination of the survey works, negotiating with local authorities, management of the project team in the final project phase. Responsible for regular construction supervision and proposal of project adjustment due to changes of geological conditions and related technical construction; for updating the project agenda and economical management.