The Travelers Vibration Tool - ZoneCheckSM [Video]
Estimating ground vibration distance.
SPEAKER 1: You already know all about how ground vibration can cause damage to surrounding structures. And you're probably aware of that can cause serious profit losses to your job. What you might not know is that Travelers has developed an online tool designed to help introducing Travelers ZoneCheck.
It's a convenient way to help predict vibration distance. In just a few clicks, it can eliminate guesswork and help you to identify potential losses. Enter a few inputs for the job at hand and then let ZoneCheck make an assessment. It can help in areas where you might logically anticipate a problem, but more importantly in areas that are farther away, where you're less likely to expect issues to occur. Use ZoneCheck to help identify construction vibration influence zones, so that appropriate measures can be taken to safely execute your work.
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Estimating ground vibration distance just got easier
When construction work is occurring, the impacts can be felt beyond the worksite. Travelers' online construction vibration tool, ZoneCheckSM, is designed to help identify potential equipment-generated ground vibration risks. With it, Travelers construction customers can complete preconstruction project surveys in real time, either on the job site or from their office. Understanding the potential risk of property damage is an important aspect of preconstruction surveys.
ZoneCheck centralizes industry-recognized ground vibration data for construction equipment by soil types. With just a few inputs, ZoneCheck calculates how far ground vibrations can extend to surrounding structures or people.
With ZoneCheck, contractors can:
- Establish or refine your strategy for preconstruction surveys
- Estimate the potential for ground vibration to impact nearby structures or be perceived by occupants.
- Develop measures to help mitigate against damages caused by vibration-generating work.
- Create useful, sharable preconstruction documentation.
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Travelers worked with Gorick Construction to use vibration monitoring in Ithaca, NY, to measure and minimize the impact of construction.