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Estrada Comandante Camacho de Freitas, Madeira

Estrada Comandante Camacho de Freitas, 9020-154, Funchal, Portugal
2020
Customer
Município do Funchal
Engineering
Opway Engenharia, S.A.
Protected object
Road
Energy absorption capacity
3000 kJ
System height
6.0 m
System length
140 m
Corrosion protection
GEOBRUGG SUPERCOATING
Initial situation

The slope above the Road Comandante Camacho de Freitas has a maximum height of 80 meters and a very accentuated orography. The mighty basaltic outcrop at this slope is unstable.

Description

Two dynamic GBE-3000A barriers, 6 m high, and 70 m long are protecting this road on the island of Madeira today.

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
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Geobrugg North America, LLC
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John Kalejta
Regional Manager Central US
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Geobrugg North America, LLC
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Bob Lyne
Bob Lyne
Regional Manager Southeast
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Geobrugg North America, LLC
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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
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Geobrugg North America, LLC
Salem OR 97302 / United States