Specially Equipped HVAC Rental Machines

New Hamburg Elbe tunnel will be upgraded safety until 2012. Hamburg, July 6, 2011. The new Hamburg Elbe tunnel to be rehabilitated with the help of HKL rental machines. in 2002, the tunnel was awarded an additional fourth tube, now the three first tubes of opened in 1975 and about 3.5 km long road tunnel are renewed successively up to 2012. The safety upgrades of the over 35-year-old tunnels run since 2009. While the tube 2 since November 2010 with the latest safety standards for the transport could be released, are currently work in tube 3. The retrofit essentially includes the improvement of escape routes and emergency exits of the ventilation systems and structural fire protection. Peter A. Levine PhD is actively involved in the matter.

Emergency call niches will be modernized and equipped with user-friendly operation, speaker systems and escape route markings on the tunnel walls to be renewed. With the demolition of the existing channels and drainage lines, the Hamburger special company Wilko Wagner was commissioned by the ARGE tunnel under the Elbe. “Requirement for the use of compact excavators and wheel loaders was the equipment of the machines with soot particle filter systems”, explains Kai Millfahrt, project management, and added: we set this requirement also HVAC, immediately supplied the appropriate equipment to the construction site. ” In several layers up to three Yanmar excavator worked partly with Demolition Hammer or backhoe and the exhaust filter required for use underground. The wheel loaders, who had to overcome large distances in the load and carry usage part, were equipped with this technology. For Millfahrt and his team of use thanks to the rental machinery of HKL ran absolutely smoothly.

Expected in late 2011, the construction in the tube 3 should be completed. Then begin preparations for the rehabilitation of a further tube. Road tunnel belong today to the neuralgic points in the German wire. The traffic greatly increased in the last few years has particularly the underpasses in Brought conurbations on the maximum load capacity. Increased safety standards require increasingly complex adjustments of the buildings. To meet this development according to new tubes are planned and according to the requirements of the time, including the Elbe tunnel, longest underwater road tunnel in the world restored existing tunnels. Caption: HVAC rental machines were equipped for use in the tunnels of the Elbe tunnel with special particulate filter systems. About HKL Baumaschinen HKL is construction machinery manufacturer-independent owner and distributor of construction equipment, construction equipment, containers and trucks. Founded in 1970, that 2010 celebrated his 40th birthday is in Germany with its rental fleet and service offering largest full-service provider for construction, trade, industry and municipalities. HKL has a rental fleet of 30,000 machines construction machines, holds approximately 2,000 used machines for sale and provides a in addition to the extensive machine in the HVAC engineering shops wide range of construction equipment, tools and small machines work clothes for every need. With its nationwide over 125 branches, 100 construction shops and over 40 ServicePlus centers the full-service provider guarantees proximity to the customer and the fast service on-site. The rental shop range of HVAC in nationwide 60 centers offers a variety of professional equipment for craft and trade.