Type of entity
Government and Ministeries
Teaching, Training, Capacitation and dissemination
Scientific research
Geographical areas
Central and South America


LNEC undertakes and coordinates scientific research and technological development, pursues the public interest providing services to public & private, national & foreign entities, contributing to innovation, dissemination of knowledge and technology transfer; assists the Government and provides technical support to the Public Administration sector. LNEC’s Hydraulics & Environmental Dep  addresses the entire water cycle, including environmental, socio-economic and risk management issues.


Avenida do Brasil, 101
1700-066 LISBOA


Tel: +351 218 443 000
Fax: +351 218 443 011

Present in FMA 2018


AC:T Method to promote adaptation to climate change in hospitality sector
AGIR - System for assessing the efficiency of water use in agriculture distribution networks
ANCORIM - Atlantic Network for Coastal Risk Management
AREDIS - Adaptations to strengthen the stability of submarine outfalls in muddy soils
BINGO: Bringing INnovation to onGOing water management - a better future under climate change
Co-ReSyF - Coastal waters research synergy framework
Coastal dynamics characterization and impact assessement of Marina Luanda´s construction
Dam Safety Analytical and Advisory Services to the National Water Agency (ANA) – Brazil- (Project WB P128417)
EOSC-hub: integrated services for the European Open Science Cloud
Evaluation of Forest Fires’ Impacts on Groundwater Resources
Flood inundation study of river Mondego downstream of the confluence with river Ceira
FlowRes ANR Project (2015-2018) Predicting the flow in the floodplains with evolving land occupations during extreme flood events
HYDRALAB+ Adapting to climate change
Hydraulic experiments in physical of a vortex drop shaft of the general drainage plan of Lisbon
Hydraulic model studies of the spillways of Daivões and Alto Tâmega dams
Hydrological and hydraulic study of the fluvial floods in the Municipality of Odivelas
INCD - Portuguese National Distributed Computing Infrastructure
Infrastructure Asset Management - International
Integrated Tool for Numerical Modeling of Oscillating Water Column (OWC) Wave Energy Converters
PROTOCOL - Protecting coastal urban fronts from global warming
Resccue - RESilience to cope with Climate Change in Urban arEas
Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon and Leblon, Ipanema and Arpoador Beaches: integrated solution for environmental rehabilitation
Standardization in urban water systems
TRUST - TRansitions to the Urban Water Services of Tomorrow
iAFLUI - Nacional iniciative for control of undue flows
iEQTA - National iniciative on energy, quality and water treatment
iGPI - National initiative for infrastructure asset management
iPerdas - National initiative for the management of water & energy losses
iWIDGET - Improved Water efficiency through ICT technologies for integrated supply-Demand side manaGEmen