Defense structures in avalanche starting zones

Cover Defense structures in avalanche starting zones.Technical guideline as an aid to enforcement.2007. 134 p.
Year 2007
Pages 134
Number UV-0704-E
Publisher Federal Office for the Environment FOEN
Series The environment in practice

Technical guideline as an aid to enforcement

The guideline regulates the planning of snow supporting structures and the dimensioning of separated structures. The guideline is complementary to the relevant SIA standards. It is directed towards designers and project engineers.

Update of the chapters 6.2.1.2, 6.2.1.4, 6.2.2.8 and 6.3.1.5 in october 2017.


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