Forschungsbereich Grundbau, Boden- und Felsmechanik

Calibration of the Light Falling Device

Informations regarding the calibration of the Light Falling Device

The Soil Mechanics Laboratory of the Vienna University of Technology offers calibrations of the Light Falling Device according to RVS 08.03.04 - (also possible according to the German regulation TP BF - Stb Part B 8.3). According to both the Austrian and the German regulations a calibration is required once a year for each device.

Calibration charges for one calibration are € 429,- (net).
The Vienna University of Technology is exempted from VAT according to §2 Par. 3 UStG.

Any necessary minor repairs of the device can be carried out after consultation and will be charged separately. Unrecoverable (by the Vienna University of Technology) defects of the device  are not entitled to a successful calibration.

The time required for a calibration is usually 2 weeks. For further inquiries and appointments, please contact:

Ing. Andreas Hausenberger, Tel.: +43 1 58801 221 11

Fax:+43 1 58801 221 98

On appointment from Mo - Fr from 8am - 12am and 1pm - 4pm


Delivery of the Light Falling Device

Soil Mechanics Laboratory, TU Wien
Institute of Geotechnics
TU Wien
Karlsplatz 13/220-2
A-1040 Vienna

Access: Main building, between staircases 1 and 3, ground floor

Information regarding the access to the Soil Mechanics Laboratory by car via Resselgasse OR Paniglgasse 12

For printing: PDFSamples delivery Soil Mechanics Laboratory 


Opening hours of the Laboratory

Monday - Friday from 7am - 12am
and 1pm - 4pm
Outside these hours only on appointment!

PDFApproval Recognition of the calibration laboratory of the Vienna University of Technology according to TP BF-StB Part B 8.3 of the Federal Research Center of Roads.