Digital positioning speeds up hospital build

By Leila Steed19 January 2021

Groundworks engineering specialist Züblin Spezialtiefbau has used a Liebherr LB28 drilling rig equipped with the equipment manufacturer’s LIPOS positioning system for the first time, to complete piling works to a new hospital in Oberwart, Austria.

The Germany-based company, which has been operating across Europe for over 100 years, installed a total of 1,310 piles for the Burgenland Hospital Association’s (KRAGE’s) new 23,000m² medical building. Upon completion it will provide medical, nursing and therapeutic care to the region.

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