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Stanwell Park, Railway Corridor, 2020

Lawrence Hargrave Drive (Rail Corridor), 2508, Stanwell Park New South Wales, Australia
2020
Contractor
Protected object
Railway
Energy absorption capacity
500 kJ
System height
3.0 m
System length
147 m
Corrosion protection
GEOBRUGG ULTRACOATING
Initial situation

Rockfall into the rail corridor from both the crest and the face

Slope inclination: 80

Subsoil: Sandstone, weathered, jointy

Description

The rockfall protection system consists of a 147 l/m impact attenuator, a S3-130 (SPIDER®) drape tail, and a separate 650 m² S3-130 drape.

See the complete attenuator in this video

Your local contact

Roger Moor
Roger Moor
Country Manager Ost- und Zentralschweiz, Liechtenstein
Natural Hazards, Coastal Erosion Protection, Mining / Tunnels
Geobrugg AG
Aachstrasse 11
8590 Romanshorn / Switzerland
René Müller
René Müller
Country Manager Kantone AG BE BL BS FR GE JU NE SO VD VS
Natural Hazards, Mining / Tunnels
Geobrugg AG
Industriestrasse 21
5200 Brugg / Switzerland
Isacco Toffoletto
Isacco Toffoletto
Ticino Country Manager
Natural Hazards, Mining / Tunnels
Geobrugg AG Ticino
Stabile Cometal, via Pizzante 7
6595 Riazzino / Switzerland