United States
United States

Borusan EnBW

Ispir Erzurum, Turkey
2019
Customer
Borusan EnBW
Engineering
Geobrugg AG
Contractor
Artusa Geohazard
Protected object
Other
System height
6.0 m
System length
15 m
Corrosion protection
GEOBRUGG SUPERCOATING®
Number of barriers
1
Retention capacity
3000 m³
Initial situation

At the hydro power plant infrastructure in 2011 and 2017 torrents brought down debris and clogged culverts of the draining system.  Around 5'000 m³ of debris damaged the HPP area.

Description

At the ideal place for this debris flow barrier, there also is an area for debris material nearby. The system is a V-shaped, 6 meters high barrier (VX160-H6) with 8 meters deep wire rope anchors.

Your local contact

Kevin H. Coyle
Kevin H. Coyle
Regional Manager Northeast
Natural Hazards
Geobrugg North America, LLC
3 Beaudet Terr
Columbia CT 06237 / United States
Saleh Feidi
Saleh Feidi
Regional Manager California
Natural Hazards
Geobrugg North America, LLC
8921 Emperor Ave.
San Gabriel, California 91775 / United States
John Kalejta
John Kalejta
Regional Manager Central US
Natural Hazards
Geobrugg North America, LLC
3215 67th Avenue Pl
Greeley CO 80634 / United States
Bob Lyne
Bob Lyne
Regional Manager Southeast
Natural Hazards
Geobrugg North America, LLC
8004 Windspray Drive
Summerfield NC 27358 / United States
Pierce Runnels, Civil Engineer
Pierce Runnels, Civil Engineer
General Manager Geobrugg North America
Natural Hazards
Geobrugg North America, LLC
22 Centro Algodones
Tim Shevlin
Tim Shevlin
Sales Director
Natural Hazards
Geobrugg North America, LLC
4676 Commercial St. SE, PMB 174
Salem OR 97302 / United States