Fundação Renova

10 – Recovery of all other impacted communities and infrastructure

Objective of the program

To execute the recovery and reconstruction activities of the infrastructure damaged by the collapse, such as reestablishing accesses, cleaning and removing waste materials, rubble and wreckage due to the collapse, demolition of remaining compromised structures and subsequent cleaning, reconstruction of bridges, drains, reconstruction or renovation of fences, corrals, barns, churches and other temples of worship, soccer fields and public locations for practicing sport, community centers, squares and locations for public leisure, artesian wells and bridges, access roads, containment of slopes and hills for access, housing units and educational and health structures.

Progress of Program

• Field activities in Barra Longa/MG have been suspended since March 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
• Resumption Plans for each front are under evaluation by the Renova Foundation.
• Reopening Plan for the Exhibition Park was approved by the Barra Longa/MG Municipal Office in July 2020.
• Works related to PASEA (Socioeconomic and Environmental Adequacy Plan for Rural Properties) have been approved by the Municipal Office of Barra Longa/MG to resume in July 2020.

• Field activities in Barra Longa (MG) have been suspended since March 2020 due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
• Plans to resume each front are under evaluation by the Renova Foundation.
• The Municipality of Mariana (MG) approved the resumption of the works related to PASEA (Socioeconomic and Environmental Adequacy Plan for Rural Properties) in June 2020.

• Field activities have been halted since March 20, due to the coronavirus pandemic.
• Plans to resume each front's activities were presented and are under evaluation by the Renova Foundation.
• Fronts cleared to resume activities: Restoration of the "Casa da Banda de Monsenhor Horta" and repairs to the Camargos sidewalks, both in Mariana, Minas Gerais.
• The Renova Foundation authorized the resumption of construction work related to PASEA (Plan for the Socioeconomic and Environmental Adapting of Rural Properties), which are now awaiting authorization from the Municipalities of Mariana and Barra Longa, Minas Gerais, to resume activities.

• Field activities have been suspended since March 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
• Plans for the resumption of each front were presented and are under evaluation by the Renova Foundation.
• Fronts already allowed to execute their activities: Restoration of the "Casa da Banda de Monsenhor Horta" and repairs to the Camargos sidewalks, both in Mariana/MG.

• Installation of a trough and cattle guard in Mariana/MG and Barra Longa/MG, respectively.
• Renovation of the façade of a house in Barra Longa/MG.
• Installation of a screen for maintenance works of a building in Barra Longa/MG.

• Installation of a drinking fountain, two troughs and three gates in Barra Longa/MG.
• Maintenance of paved access roads in the following sections: Paracatu x Aguas Claras and Camargos.
• Maintenance of unpaved access roads in the following sections: PCH de Bicas x Saint Gobain, Camargos x Mina Del Rey, Ponte do Bucao x Aguas Claras, dirt road between Paracatu and Pedras, Campinas x Gesteira, among others.

• Installation of three drinking fountains in Barra Longa/MG and Santa Cruz do Escalvado/MG.
• Performed maintenance of paved access roads in the following sections: Dominguitis x Chopoto, Florestina and Access Road to Maria Auxiliadora.
• Maintenance of unpaved access roads in the following sections: Vargem Alegre Farm, Barretos Access Road, Quebra Chifre Ranch, Monsenhor Horta x Paracatu de Cima, Paracatu x Bucao Bridge, Camargos x Mina del Rey, Paracatu Church, Paracatu Margem Direita, Bicas Plant, Mina del Rey x Bicas PCH Plant, Cachaça Tiara Stream Crossing, Morro da Mandioca, Favas Ranch, Paracatu Ranch, among others.
• Due to demonstrations, activities in the town of Barra Longa/MG were halted in the period from 11/12/2019 to 01/26/2020, directly impacting the program deliveries.

• The reconstruction of support structures for rural properties (complex), scheduled for 2019, has not been started.
• Cause: Change of scope and contracting strategy. Countermeasures: Define scope of action and contract company for execution (Completed).
• The reconstruction of the Barra Longa and Mariana bridges, scheduled for 2019, has not been started. Causes: Delay in the contracting process for execution, pending engineering issues and delay in issuance of environmental licenses. Countermeasures: Obtain signature for the contract addendum, review the engineering projects and obtain final approval by the Technical Board of Tailings to start the works (Complete).
• The reconstruction of the Barra Longa exhibition park, scheduled for 2019, has not been started. Causes: Indetermination by the Municipal Office of the location of the exhibition park, delay in the contracting process and pending engineering issues. Countermeasures: Perform integrated planning for the works in the surroundings of the exhibition park (nearby park, access roads and houses).
• The reconstruction of the soccer fields in the municipalities of Mariana and Barra Longa (Municipal Field of Barra Longa, Pedras and Ponte do Gama), scheduled for 2019, has not been completed. Causes: Delay in the contracting process for execution, pending engineering issues (Campo Municipal), indetermination of the reconstruction site (Pedras) and delay in the acquisition of land for reconstruction (Ponte do Gama). Countermeasures: Validate the project of the field with the Community and Public Authorities (Campo Municipal), define a location for the reconstruction of the field (Pedras) and obtain the signature of the land acquisition contract (Ponte do Gama).
• Completion of the Barralonguense soccer field.
• Completion of reconstructed buildings in Mariana and Barra Longa.
• Deliveries of the following works: 04 renovated buildings, 03 renovated public goods, 02 reconstructed buildings, 60 building maintenance works, 02 recovered access roads, 290 access road maintenance works, 55 reconstructed support structures, 01 reconstructed soccer field, 01 reconstructed bridge and 01 renovated yard.

• Maintenance of two buildings in Mariana.
• Installation of seven gates in Mariana and Barra Longa.
• Maintenance of unpaved access roads in the following sections: Bom Sucesso x Felipe dos Santos x Interchange BR 262, Mariana x Bento Velho, Ponte Nova x Bom Sucesso x Barra Longa, alternative access roads in Camargos, Camargos x Mina del Rey, Bento Velho x Camargos and access road in Barretos.
• Installation of horizontal signage on roads in Acaiaca and Barra Longa.
• Power grid repair in Mariana.

• Maintenance of two buildings in Mariana.
• Installation of seven gates in Mariana and Barra Longa.
• Maintenance of unpaved access roads in the following sections: Bom Sucesso x Felipe dos Santos x Interchange BR 262, Mariana x Bento Velho, Ponte Nova x Bom Sucesso x Barra Longa, alternative access roads in Camargos, Camargos x Mina del Rey, Bento Velho x Camargos and access road in Barretos.
• Installation of horizontal signage on roads in Acaiaca and Barra Longa.
• Power grid repair in Mariana.

• Renovation of a building (C.S.).
• Maintenance of three buildings (Bento Rodrigues School, M.A.M. and Water Pumping Station - Gesteira).
• Maintenance of Unpaved Access Roads: Stretch Vila Samarco x Bento Velho and Stretch Curvina Bridge x Rocinha x Gesteira.
• Reconstruction of support structures: installation of three gates (F.H.C. and G.A.C.) and a drinking fountain (J.R.C.).
• Power grid repair works (J.R.).

• Maintenance of two buildings (Sao Jose Parish and Paracatu School).
• Maintenance of Unpaved Access Roads: Tributary Stretch 11, Bonito x Agua Fria Stretch, Rocinha Stretch, access to properties (R.F.S., H.F.B. and Quiteria Farm) and access to the Barra Longa Exhibition Park.
• Reconstruction of support structures: installation of three gates (J.M.C., M.B.C., W.M.S.), a barn (S.C.A.) and a chicken coop (A.T.N.).
• Installation of road signs: Gesteira road (lane narrowing).
• Implementation of riprap (C.S.).

• Renovation of building (A.S.V.).
• Maintenance of buildings (G.J.F., J.V.M. and Z.M.C.).
• Maintenance of Paved Access Roads: Raimundo Xavier Alves Street, Pedro Jose Pimenta Avenue (two interventions), Venancio Lino Mol Street, Edmundo Costa Lana Avenue, Getulio Etrusco Street and Matias Barbosa Street.
• Maintenance of Unpaved Access Roads: Morro da Cassava stretch, Borba stretch, stretch between Paracatu and Ponte do Bucao, Pedras stretch (Left Bank) and Usina Road (Bicas x Ponte do Gama).
• A meeting was held with the Technical Board on 11/22/18 in the state capital to talk about the repair of damaged infrastructure (207 addresses) located in Barra Longa. AEDAS failed to attend. PG10 presented its recovery plan for the houses and it was decided that the infrastructure area will start the visits to the residences that the program defined as at risk. Two hundred houses have been visited.

• Completion of the Access Road Recovery activities (PF0039) - Morro do Petisco (Facao Access) and 1º de Janeiro Street in Barra Longa.
• Bridge Reconstruction: Signing of the bridge reconstruction contract in the towns of Mariana and Barra Longa;
• Renovation of a building (A.M.T).
• Building Maintenance: H.F.T. and G.S.C.
• Maintenance of Unpaved Access Roads: Barretos/Pedras stretch, Gesteira/Campinas stretch, Area B stretch (Paracatu de Baixo - Left Bank), Pedras/Furquim stretch and Access Road J.A.A Property.
• Maintenance of Paved Access Roads: Access property A.B., Highway Ramp Marginal Sul (Acaiaca), Highway Ramp (Monsignor Horta), Padre Esperidiao Street (Acaiaca) and Stretch Jose Bonifacio Street / Sao Goncalo Street (Acaiaca);
• A meeting was held on 11/22/18 in the State Capital with the TB on the repair of damaged infrastructure (207 addresses) located in Barra Longa. AEDAS failed to attend. At the occasion, PG-010 presented its recovery plan for the dwellings and it was defined that the Infrastructure Team will initiate the visits to the residences defined as at risk. 200 houses have been visited so far.

• Building Maintenance: A.T.N., Papa Galinhas Site, M.E., C.J.G., Capina dos Quintais - surroundings of Barra Longa Exhibition Center.
• Maintenance of Unpaved Access Roads: Stretch Mina del Rei / Camargo, Stretch Claudio Manuel / Dobla, Stretch Quindumba Bridge / Onça Bridge, Stretch Asa Branca Farm / PCH de Bicas, Acess road Cafurna Site, Stretch Barreto Stream, Stretch Camargos / Bento Velho, Access road Moinho Site, Stretch Povoado de Tanque, Stretch Vila Samarco / Interchange Bento Rodrigues, and Stretch Barreto / Moinho Site.
• Support structures: signing of the contract to rebuild simple structures.
• A meeting was held with the TB on 11/22/18, in the state capital, to talk about the repair of damaged infrastructure (203 addresses) located in Barra Longa, which AEDAS did not attend. PG010 presented its recovery plan for the houses and it was decided that the infrastructure area will start visiting the residences that the program defined as at risk. 171 houses have been visited so far.

• Support Structures: W.P., G.P., T.J., H.Z. and M.A.
• Building Maintenance: F.A.P.T. and Z.M.C.
• Renovation of Buildings: Shackle Factory.
• Maintenance of Unpaved Access Roads: Stretch Gesteira/Campinas, MG 362 Stretch Direction Nova Bridge, Stretch Curvina Bridge / Gesteira Bridge, Access road Curvinas / Joao Tavares, Access road Apaga Fogo Farm / Paiol do Cunha, Stretch Gesteira/Tabuoes, Stretch Fonseca / Serra da Luzia Access road Paracatu de Baixo / Campinas and Stretch Alvinopolis/Fonseca.
• Maintenance of Paved Access Roads: Coronel Olímpio Soares Pena Street (Alvinopolis).

• Support Structures: J.C.F. and N.H.P.
• Building Maintenance: Asa Branca Farm, M.A.G.
• Maintenance of Unpaved Access Roads: N.H.P., Section Paracatu x Pedras, N.R.G.P., J.L.C., C.A.X.
• Maintenance of Paved Access Roads: M.E.F.M., Municipal Office of Mariana - Section Fonseca / Santa Street -, Municipal Office of Alvinopolis - Sections 326 Antonio Basilio da Costa Street and Fonseca MG x Efigenia Street.
• Renovation of Buildings: M.L.V., M.B.D.A.
• A meeting was held with the TB on 11/22/18 on the repair of damaged infrastructure (203 addresses) located in Barra Longa. AEDAS failed to attend. At the occasion, PG-010 presented its recovery plan for the dwellings and it was defined that the Infrastructure Team will initiate the visits to the residences defined as at risk. 115 houses have been visited so far.
• On 04/29/19, the Status of Programs report was sent to the CIF, pursuant to item 1 of Resolution 267.

Deliveries of Support Structures, Renovation of Buildings, Reservoir Facilities, Tailings Transshipment Area, Urban Road Pavement, Maintenance of Unpaved Access Roads.

Deliveries of support structures, remodeling of buildings, reservoir facilities, waste transshipment area, paving of urban roads, maintenance of unpaved accesses.

Completed works include: support structures, renovation of buildings, maintenance of buildings, repairs to bridges and maintenance of unpaved access roads.

Reconstruction of five houses in Mariana.

Delivery of support structures, renovations of buildings, maintenance of buildings, repairs to bridges, installation of reservoir, electrical installation, demolition, yards, filling of potholes in the section of Trevo BR-262 up to the bridge Monsenhor Horta and maintenance of unpaved access roads.

Completed works include: drainage, support structures, renovation of buildings, maintenance of buildings, repairs to bridges, renovations at WWTP, installation of reservoir, filling potholes on the access roads to Monsignor Horta and maintenance of unpaved access roads.

Execution of renovation works, maintenance and reconstruction of houses, support structures (cattle grids, gates, storerooms etc.) and maintenance to roads.

The reconstruction of Mr. Marcio de Souza’s house has been completed. Contracting of the company that will fill potholes in paved roads - in Monsenhor Horta.
Delivery of the Municipal School Paracatu de Baixo, in Mariana.

The points Mariana X Bento and Camargos X Bento were delivered.
Presentation of the two projects to the Municipal Government (current and new location) to define the location of the Exhibition Park.

The scope of the Program was increased by 185 items, which led to an increase in the budget of the program by R$ 109 million and the deadline increased with 14 months. The justifications for this adjustment in the deadline were sent to the Technical Board on June 5.

The Program’s scope increased by 185 items, which resulted in an increased budget forecast and execution term.

The teams continued to work on renovating buildings, yards, support structures and bridges. Works on the Bicas bridge were completed on May 17.

The process of contracting companies to carry out civil works and other building reconstruction works has also been finalized.

Based on the assessment results, the Program’s scope was increased with the inclusion of 183 items. As a result, the deadline for the execution of the works was extended with 14 months.

The teams continued the renovations of buildings, yards, support structures, in addition to the bridges of Bicas and the ones between Mariana and Bento. The maintenance activities on access roads in Barra Longa and Acaiaca and the soccer field of Barra Longa also continued.

The processes for hiring the company that will carry out the construction of the rural structures in the areas affected by the dam collapse were finalized.

Renovation work on buildings, backyards, support structures, the Mariana-Bento and Bicas bridges, maintenance of access roads in Barra Longa and Acaiaca in Minas Gerais, and the Barra Longa football field are underway.

In February, meetings were held with companies that will perform the engineering services for the restoration and maintenance of unpaved roads.

In Mariana (MG), maintenance work was done on three stretches of unpaved access roads between Ponte do Gama and Fonseca. In the municipality of Barra Longa (MG), renovation on 13 backyards and lots was concluded. Furthermore, Green Gramados was hired for the application of grass on the Barralonguense and Rodoviarios soccer fields.

The renovation of an air monitoring station in Paracatu de Baixo, district of Mariana (MG), was delivered. Also completed were the renovations of 12 backyards and lots, besides the completion of the works to lift the rodoviarios field in Barra Longa (MG).

The projects of the Camargos-Bento Rodrigues and Bicas bridges were completed. The renovation of the Technical Reserve, located in Mariana (MG), was also completed. In November, activities started for the design of the project and the interconnection with the Cemig network of the houses under reconstruction.
In Alvinopolis (MG), the urban road was paved and the paved roads in the district of Fonseca were renovated. In Santa Rita Durao, district of Mariana, paved roads were also renovated in November.
In the municipality of Barra Longa (MG), 18 yards were renovated and the adjustments to the location that serves as bus station, classified as a public good, were completed.

In Mariana, work has begun on the reconstruction of the Mariana-Bento Rodrigues bridge and four rural properties. In addition, the projects of the Camargos-Bento Rodrigues and Bicas bridges are being developed. In the districts of Santa Rita Durao and Fonseca, paved roads were recovered, and, in Bento Rodrigues, the community garden was reopened.

In Barra Longa, the construction works on the José de Vasconcelos Lanna Municipal School were completed, as well as the renovation of three backyards and the cultural center Casa de Cultura. The site where the Coach station is located was lifted and the boarding area was adjusted.

Initiation of the setup of the construction sites for the renovation and reconstruction works of the bridges Camargo/Bento, Bicas and Real.

The renovation of and adjustments to the Jose de Vasconcelos Lanna Municipal School, in Barra Longa (MG), is still underway.

The company that will perform the maintenance of the paved roads used by Renova during the implementation of its programs in Territory 1 was selected.

In Barra Longa (MG), the renovation of the Exhibition Center was completed. The landfill was finished by using the tailings and by throwing a layer of sand on the area; Reno Mattress is being placed for surface protection, as well as the assembly of the construction site for the reconstruction of the houses of the village. In addition, the development of the detailed engineering of the bridges Camargo/Bento, Bicas and Real, in the Mariana (MG) region, is underway.

Completion of contracting processes for rebuilding and restoration of houses, rehabilitation of paved and unpaved roads, reconstruction of bridges and rehabilitation of support structures. Beginning of the recovery works on the backyards in Barra Longa (MG) and the reconstruction of the residences in Mariana (MG).

Completion of the reconstruction of houses in Raimundo Alves Xavier street, Barra Longa, Minas Gerais.

The contracts with the companies that were working on these fronts were finalized and new contracts are already under way, which justifies the temporary reduction of the recovery works and infrastructure.

The reconstruction of houses, cattle guards and fences in Barra Longa (MG) is in progress.

In Barra Longa (MG), there were technical visits for the restructuring of gardens and plots and the opening of the process and/or monitoring of the processes/projects: cracks (building renovation and maintenance), recovery of paved and unpaved roads, indoor cleaning of the municipality, garbage collection, restoration of the Xavier Hotel, land surveying, renovation and reconstruction of constructions and expert reports. Also, continuing in progress in the municipality are the process of recovery of non-paved roads, the activities related to lifting the roads and the reform and reconstruction of damaged buildings.

Whereas in Mariana (MG), the reform works to the cemetery of the Paracatu de Baixo district were completed, as well as three cattle guards and the fencing of a property, in addition to the survey of a house and land leveling of three houses and two locations where new housing will be built. There also was a mitigating renovation of the bridge connecting Mariana to Bento Rodrigues and the maintenance to unpaved roads is ongoing.

The definition phase for the program between Fundão and Candonga was approved.

Yards were delivered in Barra Longa (MG), a house was finished in Morro Vermelho and access roads were restored for the community. Whereas in Mariana (MG), the renovation of the Morro de Santana school and the cemetery wall were completed, as well as the conceptual engineering of two houses. Also, carried out were the maintenance on unpaved roads, the topography of 10 houses to be rebuilt, the expansion of the storage building for Sacred Arts and the renovation of the roof of the Mainart Farm and the installation of a tank.

In Barra Longa (MG), houses, cattle pens and yards were renovated and delivered to their owners, and access roads of the community were restored. In Mariana (MG), a topographic survey was done in 6 houses, which are to be rebuilt in the first construction phase, in addition to the delivery of 3 pens, 1 in Ponte do Gama and 2 in Paracatu de Cima, and the installation of a fence in Pedras. In Gesteira, removal of tailings took place.

In Barra Longa (MG) the recovery of the Barralonguense field was completed, as well as cattle pens and yards. So far, 96 houses and 34 shops were renovated in the same municipality. Whereas in Mariana (MG), a number of renovation actions are in progress, among which the renovation of the roof of the health center (UBS), the drilling for building the first three houses, the floor installation at the community center and the Chapel of Ponte de Gama, and the reconstruction of cattle grids between Paracatu de Cima and Ponte do Gama. Regarding the affected infrastructure, so far seven bridges have been rebuilt and 110 kilometers (68 miles) of unpaved roads have been recovered.

Several restoration works are in progress in Mariana (MG) and Barra Longa (MG), this month focusing on the reconstruction of a house and the renovation of another house and a store in Barra Longa. The continuous maintenance of the dirt road that connects Barra Longa with Ponte Nova was formalized with the Department of Roads (DER).

In Barra Longa, the renovation of two houses and a shop were completed and on October 30, the Manoel Lino Mol Square and the Beira Rio Promenade were opened to the public. With the completion of the restoration works the location was transformed into a multifunctional space, with elements that allow it to be used for social meetings, leisure, physical activities and sport, fostering the integration of the local population and a suitable destination of the public space.

In Mariana the Reconstruction Committee was formed to define the guidelines together with the socio-institutional team and other disciplines about the reconstruction of properties and rural structures. In Barra Longa and Gesteira, the renovation of three houses has been completed and the construction work on the Beira Rio Square and Avenue are in progress, as well as the renovation work to rural properties and riprap. Furthermore, the recovery of the pavement in Claudio Manuel has been completed as well as the 55 kilometers long asphalted roads in the region from Mariana to Barra Longa.


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