19/02/2008 - Rock fall monitoring along the SBB railway line section Bern – Lausanne (CH) next to Flamatt
Heavy thunderstorms in August 2008 eroded and sloped the railway line. To secure the building site while reconstructing and for a permanent protection of the section, ImpactSentinel sensors were installed in the safety fence and on specific sensor nets – directly integrated in the electronic alarm system of the SBB.
01/12/2007 - Avalanche protection in Palfau
Novel avalanche guard nets were installed in a test site in Palfau. The electronic measuring device for the determination of occuring forces uses HazardSentinel avalanche detectors for the automatic start of a measurement. The measured data are transmitted directly during an avalanche to the university of Innsbruck. The whole electronic measuring system was installed of ProtectSentinel.
30/01/2007 - Rock fall monitoring along the railway line near Flamatt
Since 2007 a train of the Rhaetischen Bahn derailed there after a rock fall, this section is protected of guard nets monitored of ImpactSentinel sensors