Kultur Weir, KehlBuilding project: Kultur Weir, Kehl
Client: Regional Council of Freiburg, Dienstsitz Offenburg
Period: 2009 - 2012
- Due to the introduction of new standards and the accompanying set of rules specific to hydraulic engineering (e.g. DIN 19700 and DIN 19702) assessments were now to adopt the semi-probabilistic safety concept. As part of the renovation of the weir at Kehl (built in 1977), Harrer Engineering were commissioned to assess the its stability based on the newly introduced standards and in consideration of the structure's condition. In addition to this, concrete repair measures were carried out at numerous points in accordance with the Additional Technical Terms of Contract - Hydraulic Engineering (ZTV-W), Lb.215 and Lb.219.
- Reinforced concrete structure
- Structure with over 1000 tendons pre-stressed in numerous directions