Civil Works

Port of Catania : Load tests on pole

///Port of Catania : Load tests on pole

The port of Catania, once only a commercial hub, is today one of the most important “gate” in Sicily, since it covers a wide area including six of the former island provinces.

Customer
Sidercem Srl

Date execution of works
2013

Description
The project foresaw the installation of 25 spot weldable strain gauges designed to execute a load test on the pilot pole, as part of the construction of the new commercial dock, at the port of Catania.
Subsequently, the monitoring sections, the sensor installation points, the installation and the setting of the sensors have been identified.

Instruments
Spot weldable strain gauge