Projects

This is a partial list of projects after 1980, grouped per continent in alphabetical order, with the newest project on each continent first. For some of the projects there is a page with a brief description. See also the examples of expert assignments and the list of reports.

Project NameParticipating ProfessionalsPlace: Country and ClientPeriod of ExecutionStudy AreaPrincipal Objective and Methodology
AFRICA




Bulawayo-Matabele Water Supply Sundborg, Å Zimbabwe: Hydro-Utilities, Ltd. 1995 Provincial Feasibility study of sedimentation in the reservoir
Qattara Hydrosolar Power Project Environmental Assessment Sundborg, Å; Nilsson, B Egypt: Qattara Project Authority 1985 National Environmental Impact Assessment
Master Plan for Supply of Water in Three Regions Nilsson, B Tanzania (Sida) 1974-80 Regional Calculation of sedimentation in small reservoirs
AMERICA




Natural Hazards in Nicaragua
Description
Erlingsson, U Nicaragua (INETER with funding from IDB): Group led by NorLat 2000-02 National Mapping natural hazards, and developing a GISS for physical planning, hazard mitigation, and calculation of vulnerability and risks. Hydroconsult had the main responsibility.
Breakwater design study for Guaymuras marina Erlingsson, U Honduras: Inversiones Chalet S.A. de C.V. 2000-02 Bahía de Cortés Assessment of coastal processes and associated risks and conceptual design of breakwaters
Bathymetric Survey of the El Cajón Hydropower Reservoir Erlingsson, U Honduras: ENEE (Sida) 1998-2001 90 km2 reservoir Specification, supervision, and training
Watershed Management in the Trifinio Border Region Erlingsson, U Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador (IDB): Subcontracted by NorLat 2000 1,600 km2 (upper Río Lempa) Survey of hydrological resources with development potential
Bridge Reconstruction in Honduras Erlingsson, U Honduras: Subcontracted by Sweco 1999-2000 13 bridges in 8 river basins, including Valle de Aguán Prediction of fluvial development and bridge scour
Analysis of Extreme Precipitation and Floods for Design Purposes
Description
Gottschalk, L; Gottschalk, I; Nilsson, B Costa Rica: ICE (Sida) 1997-99 National Develop a prognostic model for extreme flood prediction
Damage Assessment from Hurricane Mitch Erlingsson, U Honduras (Sida); Subcontracted by Ångpanneföreningen 1999 Upper Río Choluteca, and Bahía de Cortés Compilation of hydro-meteorological data
Arenal Reservoir Study
Description
Sundborg, Å; Erlingsson, U; Axelsson, V; Jansson, M; Larsson, S Costa Rica: ICE (Sida) 1995-96 490 km2 Study of the floating peat islands (gamalote) and calculation of the useful life of the reservoir
Angostura, Guayabo, and Siquirres Projects Sundborg, Å; Jansson, M; Larsson, S Costa Rica: ICE (Sida) 1994-95 1,500 km2 Prediction of erosion, and of sedimentation in the planned reservoirs
Cachí Reservoir Study
Description
Sundborg, Å; Axelsson, V; Jansson, M; Erlingsson, U Costa Rica: ICE (Sida) 1989-92 1,500 km2 Study of sediment yield, sedimentation, and erosion during a flushing
Hydroelectric Development of Río Grande Project Sundborg, Å Jamaica: Resource Engineers, Ltd. 1990 500 km2 Prediction of sedimentation in the reservoir
Evaluation of Precipitation Stations Nilsson, B; Gottschalk, L Haiti: FAO/Haiti 1988 National Field control and statistical data analyses
ASIA




National Hydropower Plan Study in Vietnam Nilsson, B Vietnam: Subcontracted by Sweco 1999-2000 National Reservoir sedimentation predictions in 22 proposed sites
Upper Padas Hydropower Plant Nilsson, B Malaysia: Subcontracted by Sweco 1999
Reservoir sedimentation prediction
Sediment transport to Se San 3 Nilsson, B Vietnam: Subcontracted by Sweco 1997
Reservoir sedimentation prediction in the Yali reservoir and sediment transport to the Se San 3 hydropower plant
Theun Hinboun Hydroelectric Project Nilsson, B Laos (NORAD) 1995 4,000 km2 Reservoir sedimentation
Acid Sulphate Soils Eriksson, E Vietnam 1990-1995 Mekong delta Training in processing of hydrological data
Lower Mekong Hydroelectric Project Sundborg, Å Thailand/Laos: Mekong Secretariat, Bangkok 1992 International Analysis of transport and deposition of sediments
Klong Thung Phen Hydroelectric Project Sundborg, Å Thailand: National Hydroelectric Company 1992
Sedimentation control
Nam Ngum Hydroelectric Project Axelsson, V Laos: Mekong Secretariat, Bangkok 1992 8,500 km2 Reservoir sedimentation
Uri Hydroelectric Project Nilsson, B; Sundborg, Å India: National Hydroelectric Company 1990 12,750 km2 Prediction of sedimentation in the reservoir
Dhamvari-Sunda Hydroelectric Project Sundborg, Å India Himaschal Hydroelectric Company 1989 230 km2 Erosion and sedimentation processes
Project SABAH Drinking Water Supply Nilsson, B; Larsson, S Malaysia: Sabah Forest Industry 1985 600 km2 Hydrological and sedimentological measurements
Dhauliganga River Hydroelectric Project Sundborg, Å India: National Hydroelectric Company 1985 1,370 km2 Prediction of sedimentation
Tigris Navigation Project Nilsson, B Iraq 1982 National Study of the river morphology and the feasibility of using it for navigation
EUROPE




Örserumsviken, dredging of contaminated sediments Erlingsson, U; Nilsson, B; Larsson, S Sweden: Västerviks Kommun 1999-2002 - Sediment mapping in 3 dimensions with acoustic and physical instruments
Sandhammaren, Beach Replenishment Erlingsson, U Sweden: Ystad Kommun 1998 - Marine Geology; selection of suitable extraction area for sand
Hornborgasjön, Wetland Restauration Larsson, S Sweden: Environmental Protection Agency 1991-2002 616 km2 Water regulation; impact on agriculture of rising ground-water levels
Malgomaj Regulation Eriksson, E Sweden: National Hydroelectric Company 1990-1997 - Impact on water supply of water regulation
Bergeforsen Hydropower Project Eriksson, E Sweden: National Hydroelectric Company 1975-1995 - Impact on erosion of water regulation
Dalälven Hydropower Project Eriksson, E Sweden: National Hydroelectric Company 1975-1995 - Impact on water supply of water regulation
Gideälven Hydroelectric Project Nilsson, B Sweden: Graninge Hydroelectric Company 1991 3,020 km2 Environmental Impact Assessment
Teusadalen Hydroelectric Project Larsson, S; Nilsson, B Sweden: National Hydroelectric Company 1981-91 1,560 km2 Environmental Impact Assessment of a reduction in water flow
Voxnan Hydroelectric Project Nilsson, B Sweden: SEV Hydroelectric Company 1989 3,100 km2 Environmental Impact Assessment
Ammerån Hydroelectric Project Nilsson, B Sweden: Bålforsen Hydroelectric Company 1986 3,200 km2 Environmental Impact Assessment
Tjäkovarats Hydroelectric Project Larsson, S; Nilsson, B Sweden: National Hydroelectric Company 1982 550 km2 Environmental Impact Assessment of the river regulation