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Institute of Soil Mechanics and Rock Mechanics (IBF)

Engler-Bunte-Ring 14

D-76131 Karlsruhe

Tel.: +49 721 608-42221

Fax: +49 721 69 60 96

E-Mail: info∂ibf kit edu

Embankment Dams and Landfill Technology

Our Offers relating to Embankment Dams and Landfill Technology:

  • Consultancy on questions relating to embankment dams and landfill technology, sedimentation installations, subsurface water flow and restorations of old environmental damages.
  • Development and survey of procedures for landfill sealings and enclosure of old environmental damages.
  • Model tests and calculations for structural safety, deformations and seep flows.
  • Instrumentation and monitoring of constructions, embankment dams, banks and landfills.
  • Suitability tests of minerally materials according to DIN 4093, DIN 4126 and DIN 4127.
  • Suitability tests of grouting materials.
  • Suitability tests of materials for landfill sealings according to the advices of GDA.
  • Suitability tests for anchors according to DIN 4125.
  • Material tests for geotechnical problems (in the laboratory and outdoor).

We dispose of:

  • An environmental laboratory for CHC analysis.
  • Test equipment for the determination of the mechanical and hydraulic properties of soil- and rock bulk material (up to 1,2 m in diameter).
  • Field measuring equipment for mechanical and hydraulic tests on Untersuchungen on bulk material and in the subsurface.

Please contact for further information:

Dr.-Ing. Andreas Bieberstein
Phone: +49 721 608-42222
Fax: +49 721 696096
E-Mail: Andreas.Bieberstein∂kit.edu   E-Mail