Noise protection in Zumikon

Project overview

The existing noise barriers along the Forch motorway (A52) in Zumikon needed to be updated in line with current noise protection requirements. With this aim in mind, the existing noise protection structures were replaced with new, higher ones and, at the same time, a photovoltaic system for energy production was integrated.

Our services

Condition assessment of the existing noise barriers, definition of the acoustic project, overall management as well as management of project planning, invitations to tender and implementation, planning of a photovoltaic system to be integrated in the noise barrier. 

Expertise involved

Bridges, Geotechnical engineering, Roads and highways

Client

Office of Civil Engineering, Building Department, canton of Zurich