New Circuit Lighting System Leads Way for Increased Night Racing Worldwide

15 Diciembre 2020

F1 safety equipment manufacturers join forces for a groundbreaking lighting project. A new lighting system developed by two leading F1 circuit suppliers is set to lead to more night races for championships worldwide by reducing costs and simplifying the logistics involved.

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We reduce our CO2 footprint permanently

4 Diciembre 2020

The new photovoltaic system helps Geobrugg reduce its CO2 footprint: It saves up to 253 tons of CO2 emissions annually. A positive side-effect for the employees: in summer, production halls heat up less due to shading.

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GEOP becomes Geobrugg

2 Diciembre 2020

As of December 1, 2020, Geobrugg AG, headquartered in Romanshorn, Switzerland, will take over the long-standing business partner GEOP, based in Portes-lès-Valence, France. Until now GEOP was part of CAN Croissance from Mirmande, France.

The long-standing French partner GEOP will become part of the Swiss Geobrugg

Work Ramps up at Mandalika - MotoGP’s Biggest Ever Circuit Project

20 Noviembre 2020

Major construction work is accelerating at Indonesia’s Mandalika International Street Circuit in preparation to host MotoGP’s first-ever street circuit race and potentially its biggest ever crowd. Swiss company Geobrugg has now shipped 1,550 mobile debris fence panels for placement around the circuit and 31 moulds to create the concrete blocks that are essential for each turn. These will arrive at the track, on the island of Lombok, in January with an aim to complete circuit construction by mid-2021.

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virtual GEO-Summit 2020

30 Septiembre 2020

We proudly invite you to our first virtual GEO-Summit. The Summit includes several high profile speakers who will present the latest research in the world of Geohazards.

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Cyberattack

14 Septiembre 2020

The BRUGG Group was the victim of a cyberattack on Thursday morning, September 10, 2020.

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Geobrugg launches remote monitoring service

1 Septiembre 2020

In September 2020, the Geobrugg GUARD, a device for remote monitoring of barriers, enters the European market. Developed for the most adverse environmental conditions, GUARD monitors rockfall and debris flow barriers, avalanche barriers, or similar systems.

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Attenuator in Australia's Stanwell Park

15 Agosto 2020

This attenuator protects the railway in Stanwell Park in NSW, Australia. Find the technical details in our project database.

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From race to road

5 Agosto 2020

From race to road - FIA Mobile Debris Fence

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New TECCO® book

10 Julio 2020

Here comes the updated version with new chapters on CE-marking, large field tests, and our dimensioning tool RUVOLUM®. Available as a PDF on geobrugg.com/downloads

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Hoover Dam protected from Rockfall

9 Julio 2020

GBE-barrier - protection at the Hoover Dam

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Stubach, Austria: 9 tons of tree impact

8 Junio 2020

This RXE-2000 barrier is over 5 meters high. The tree was about 22 meters high and weighs nearly 9 tons. The replacement of the affected rings and the post is planned. The suspension rope will not be damaged.

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Geobrugg Webinars

4 Mayo 2020

We are offering webinars: Geobrugg experts from all over the world present basic and advanced topics on geohazard, mining and motorsport protection.

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Geobrugg Update Regarding Coronavirus

23 Marzo 2020

En Geobrugg nos tomamos muy en serio el brote y la propagación mundial del coronavirus. La protección y la salud de nuestros empleados, clientes, proveedores y otros colaboradores es nuestra principal prioridad. Al mismo tiempo, nuestro objetivo es hacer que nuestras soluciones estén disponibles de la mejor manera posible y estar ahí para usted, como el socio de confianza que siempre hemos sido.

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Brugg Kabel AG: Promising future with Terna

3 Marzo 2020

Brugg Kabel AG, one of the 5 divisions of the BRUGG Group to date, has been incorporated into the Italian Terna Group as of 1 March 2020. BRUGG GROUP media release

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Zandvoort's Banked Turns Completed Ahead of F1 Return

27 Febrero 2020

The creation of Zandvoort's unique banking has been a joint effort between circuit design and safety companies across the world.

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German Federal Railway Authority renews the approval for TECCO® system

15 Enero 2020

Geobrugg's TECCO® system has once again received approval from the German Federal Railway Authority. The system fulfills the rigorous requirements since 2009 and is allowed to be used for slope stabilization on the federal railways. Approval in German (28 pages)

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Just installed: the world's strongest rockfall barrier!

16 Diciembre 2019

112 meters of a flexible ring net barrier with a capacity of over 10,000 kJ! Installed in Mölltal, Austria, protecting a residential area and the main traffic route. See a videoclip of the prehistory and the installation itself here.

Just installed: the world's strongest rockfall barrier!

Infrastructure Initiatives Of Business

13 Diciembre 2019

Representatives of Geobrugg took part in the forum Infrastructure Initiatives Of Business organized by the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs and held on November 29, 2019 in Moscow. Check where to meet teams from Geobrugg all over the world.

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F1 Fence Posts Break Ground at Zandvoort

9 Diciembre 2019

The installation of FIA homologated debris fences has begun at the Zandvoort circuit, Netherlands, a key milestone for upgrading the track to host Formula 1 in 2020. 

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Avalanche Prevention in Sørøya / Norway

4 Diciembre 2019

The Geobrugg SPIDER® avalanche prevention system protects the main road on the island Sørøya / Norway from avalanches and rockfalls during the snow-free period.

See footage of the installation in the fantastic landscape.

Find project Details here

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Major Rockfall at the Swiss Bruenig Pass

25 Octubre 2019

This rockfall occurred on October 17, at the Brünigpass (Switzerland). The most massive blocks were estimated at 3.5 cubic meters. No people were injured. The barriers - their height is six meters - will be repaired in November.

Detailed information on the project

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4 tons rockfall on the Moselle river

25 Octubre 2019

October 22, 2019: A four-ton block had come loose above the village of Valwig at the River Moselle. Fortunately, the rock was stopped by a catch fence. This rockfall barrier model GBE-1000A was built in 2013. With some minor repairs, it will remain fully functional.

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Rockfall stopped in Italy

21 Octubre 2019

At the State Road 99, near Campogrosso (Veneto, Northern Italy): Blocks detached from the rock face were caught by a GBE-1000A rockfall barrier. The barrier had been installed after numerous rockfall impacts in spring 2019.

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Understanding natural hazards through Rock & Roll

15 Octubre 2019

Geobrugg, let it rock!  More natural and, therefore, more complex than ever. 

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