Course code HidZ6008

Credit points 3


Total Hours in Course81

Number of hours for lectures16

Number of hours for seminars and practical classes16

Independent study hours49

Date of course confirmation18.12.2013

Responsible UnitInstitute of Civil Engineering and Wood Processing

Course developer


Ēriks Tilgalis

Dr. sc. ing.

Prior knowledge

HidZ5008, Water Management

Course abstract

That course include: construction of drainage sistems, urban draining, rainwater drainage, rural and wood teritorial drainage. Designe of drainage sistems. Reclamation of parks, stadiums and autoroads. Calculus of drainage. Building of drainage.

Learning outcomes and their assessment

After finishing course students will have knovlidges in urban drainage, rural reclamation and calculus of drainage sistems. rewiev of drainage sistems construction, drainage of farm-stead.
After finishing course students will have competences in. calculations of diferent dainage sistems and design the project of drainage.

Course Content(Calendar)

1.Kind of drainage. 2.Drainage the filds an woodlands. 3. Drainage of towns. 4. Colection of rainwater. 5. Calculus of rainwater consumption. 6. Pipe-draining. 7. Alternative of drainage. 8.Materials and forms of drainage. 9. Calculation of rainwater drainage sistems in towns. 10. Building of drainage. 11.Maintenance of drainage. 12.Calculate of culverts. 13.Building of culverts 14.Calculation of rainwater severage. 15. Dranage of autoroads. 16. Drainage of parks.

Requirements for awarding credit points

The test is passed and student have 2KP if:
Student to prepar and give the lecture, volume 20 p. and give all right answer on test question.

Description of the organization and tasks of students’ independent work

Student must prepare and give the lecture, volume 20 pages. The study the bibliografhy of drenage and water resources engineering.

Criteria for Evaluating Learning Outcomes

The student is able to discuss on course content, have and give the lecture, volume 20 p. and give all right answers on test question.

Compulsory reading

1. Kļaviņš U., Sudārs R. Meliorācija. Jelgava, 2010. 2. Labrencis V., Sudārs R. Meža meliorācija. Jelgava, 2005. 3. Tilgalis Ē. Notekūdeņu savākšana un tīrīšana. Jelgava, 2004.

Further reading

1. LBN 223-99. Kanalizācijas būves. Rīga, 2015. 2. Noteikumi par Latvijas būvnormatīvu LBN 223-15 "Kanalizācijas būves": MK noteikumi Nr.327 [tiešsaiste]. Pieņemts 30.06.2015. Stājas spēkā 01.07.2015. [Skatīts 04.01.2019.]. Pieejams: 2. 3. Meliorācijas likums: LR likums [tiešsaiste]. Pieņemts 14.01.2010. Stājas spēkā 25.01.2010.[Skatīts 04.01.2019.]. Pieejams: 3. LBN 224-15. Meliorācijas sistēmas un hidrotehniskās būves. Noteikumi par Latvijas būvnormatīvu LBN 224-15 "Meliorācijas sistēmas un hidrotehniskās būves": MK Nr. 329 [tiešsaiste]. Pieņemts 30.06.2015. Stājas spēkā 01.07.2015. [Skatīts 04.01.2019.]. Pieejams:

Periodicals and other sources

1. Vides Vēstis. ISSN 1407-2939. 2. Enerģija un Pasaule. ISSN1407-5911. 3. Praktiskā Būvniecība. Rīga. ISSN1407-8929.


Masters study programme- Environmental, Water and Land Engineering. Level 7.