Brandenburg, Germany – Terratest 5000 BLU, the world’s first light weight deflectometer with Bluetooth and voice navigation technology will be used on the Port of Hamburg Construction Site.
In the month of July’15, the Hamburg Port Authority (HPA) ordered TERRATEST for a light weight deflectometer. The Hamburg Port Authority is handling the proper functioning and further developments of the port in future. They did so in order to test the compaction during the road and pipe work going on the site.
Port of Hamburg is the Germany’s largest port and also the second-largest container port in the Europe. It has an area of over 72 kilometres square, which is a very crucial economic factor for Germany.
After the successful test, HPA has decided to use light weight deflectometer TERRATEST 5000 BLU by TERRATEST GmbHfor compaction tests on the site of the Port of Hamburg. With its convincing price performance ratio, the light weight deflectometer TERRATEST 5000 BLU will help HPA to carry out the future construction works. The team of Hamburg Port Authority has also received a training course by Falko Weiss (a specialist at TERRATEST).
This latest equipment in the construction industry by TERRATEST GmbHhas transformed the testing of soil compaction because it is the world´s first Light Weight Deflectometer that operates wirelessly with Bluetooth technology. Measurements can be transmitted via Bluetooth from the load plate to the measuring computer, smartphone or tablet. This instrument can also guide the operators with audio instructions during the test.
About The Company:
TERRATEST GmbH is a German manufacturer of light weight deflectometer for dynamic load bearing capacity test. This test is to evaluate compaction in road constructions, track laying, earthworks, infrastructure works. They are world leader in development and manufacturing of Light Weight Deflectometers and offer the world’s first light weight deflectometer “TERRATEST 5000 BLU” with Bluetooth and voice navigation. For more information about their products visit their website!