Works of stabilization of slopes and protection against rockfall in the “pescante of Agulo”

Design, Advisor and Project Construccion
Geographical Location: HERMIGÜA - THE GOMERA ISLAND (Spain)
Year 2017


- Department of Roads of the Autonomous Government of The Gomera Island

Description of the works
  • Stabilization of 5.000 m2 on the slopes with a support of 40 kN/m2, through the placement of wire mesh steel with high elastic limit and bolts Φ=40mm and L=5 m.

  • Installation of 300 m of rockfall barrier E=5000 kJ, H=7 m

  • Installation of 400 m of rockfall barrier E=3000 kJ, H=6 m
Final cost:

2.400.000 €