RoofGuards System

Snow load warning system is designed to help future accidents to avoid the pressure on those responsible has grown immensely since then. Who would like to take responsibility for people’s lives. Unfortunately, no case has remained the misfortune of Bad Reichenhall. The rainfall have become erratic in the past few years. Warning system enables simple and clear control of snow load of snow load guard which company was RoofGuards developed, in time to the danger of collapse of roofs and easy to recognize, and to be able to initiate countermeasures. To the weight of the snow roof load is recorded permanently measured, and if necessary an optical and acoustic alarm as well as notifies officials via SMS or email. The necessary limit values can be entered individually depending on the building and roof construction. The system consists of a measuring unit (snow level) and an evaluation unit (control monitor).

Both components are connected by a data and power cables. The current load / m can be read conveniently from the desktop without dangerous roof inspections. In addition to the transmitted data, a clear traffic light system on the Control Panel indicates the current state of risk. The measured values are constantly updated and logged. Threat, a notification to the responsible is sent in addition to the optical and acoustic alarm via SMS or email. Countermeasures can be made in time.

The networking of different locations allows nationwide to monitor E.g. all building an enterprise from a central point or to retrieve data via remote access at any time. Certainly one of the many reasons why the snow load balance 2011 qualify in research & Development for the industry prize. Publicly accessible and transparent data recording in the past not enough attention was given the snow loads on roofs. In contrast to the avalanche situation there are no qualified Information about the impact of the white splendour. The snow balance now makes it possible to direct the current snow load monitoring and serves as a useful basis for those decisions. Many communities are planning to make publicly available the data and records and to create more transparency for your citizens. One possibility would be for example on the website of the municipality. That may reassure not only the concerned residents, but also a guideline for its own buildings in the district give one or the other house owned by.