Ring pipeline Äbnet - z'Matt

  • Client: Municipality of Bitsch
  • Construction Manager / Reference Person: Renato Berchtold, Rolf Ritz
  • Construction Foreman: Jasin Ajeti
  • Foreman: Alessandro Salemi
  • Construction time: September 2022 - November 2022
  • Construction costs: 300'000.-


Technical specifications:

  • Approx. 560m³ trench excavation in loose rock
  • Approx. 300m³ rock excavation
  • Approx. 350m cast iron pipes to be laid
  • Approx. 2'000m² ground laying 


Object description:

The Volken Group is laying a drinking water pipeline over 350 meters. The steep terrain and soil conditions make the work difficult, so a walking excavator from Menzi Muck is used to remove soil and clear rocks. Protective measures are required to protect hikers and road traffic below the pipeline.


Special requirements:

  • Work on steep terrain up to 70°
  • Protective measures for hikers and cantonal road
  • Short construction time

Special features:

  • Material preparation for pipe wrapping with sieve bucket on site

Your contact persons

Alessandro Salemi

Foreman / Foreman

Jasin Ajeti

Technician HF / Construction Foreman SBA

+41 78 627 61 89

+41 27 948 05 48