Rotationtest October 17, 2017

Rockfall Experiments at Flüela Pass Switzerland

17 Octubre 2017

The WSL Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research (SLF) has publicly performed a new and impressive rockfall experiment. Concrete blocks equipped with sensors have been rolled down a 300-meter-long slope in order to record their movements under real conditions. The data obtained will be used for a simulation software and the development of a new generation of Geobrugg rockfall barriers.

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