Soil Science - Series 2

Soil Sampler: Undisturbed sampling with sample ring

Product of UGT, Germany

  • Minimal influence of bedding
  • Sample excavation irrespective of soil condition

Soil Sampler: Hand Auger Equipment

Product of UGT, Germany

  • A large profile overview per sample taken, due to the very long effective auger body.
  • A large drilling area per hole so that large drilling depths can be quickly reached.

Soil Sampler: Lifter S-9000 / S-9002

Product of UGT, Germany

  •  Suitable for forest soils rich in roots
  •  Very tough 
  • Large sample core volume
  • Large access to sample core

Tensiometer: Tensio 100

Product of UGT, Germany

  • Can be easily and safely transported in the protective tube
  • Always ready to use • Robust design
  • Fast and simple measurement

Tensiometer: Tensio  151

Product of UGT, Germany

  • Frost-proof in installed state
  • Measurement operations possible throughout the year
  • Good long term stability
  • Low maintenance operation

Tensiometer: Quickfill 

Product of UGT, Germany

  •  Minimised downtimes
  •  Minimised servicing required

Soil Moister Meter:UMP-1 Combined Soil Moisture, Conductivity and Temperature Sensor

Product of UGT, Germany

  • Smartphone instead of handheald device
  • Fast and easy measurement

Soil Moister Meter –  Frequency Domain Reflectometry

Product of UGT, Germany

  • Soil moisture and temperature
  • High absolute accuracy
  • High temperature and salinity stability
  • Simple connection to the data logger

Suction Probe Technology: Suction probes with ceramic cup

Product of UGT, Germany

  • Can be operated autonomously
  • Percolate cannot flow back
  • Sample is stored at soil temperature

Suction Probe Technology: Vacuum unit 19“

Product of UGT, Germany

  • Automatic, time controlled sampling
  • Up to five separate control circuits

Suction Probe Technology: Tension controlled suction probe systems

Product of UGT, Germany

  • Sampling pressure adjusted to the existing soil moisture tension

Soil Respiration: substrate lance

Product of UGT, Germany

  • Time savings of up to 5 minutesper measurement compared to conventionalindividual measurements
  • Sampling from a defined Airspace, through self-sealing the lance tip
  • Convenient and safe transport in optional Aluminium case

Soil Respiration: substrate lance

Product of UGT, Germany

  • Time savings of up to 5 minutesper measurement compared to conventionalindividual measurements
  • Sampling from a defined Airspace, through self-sealing the lance tip
  • Convenient and safe transport in optional Aluminium case

Penetrometer: Mobile field penetrometer

Product of UGT, Germany

  • High repeatability
  •  High mobility
  • Minimised expenditure of time and physical strengt

Hydraulic and Pneumatic Conductivity: Hood infiltrometer / IL-2700

Product of UGT, Germany

  •  No contact layer necessary
  • Simple adjustment to different conductivity areas
  • Simple conversion to produce the tension infiltrometer

Particle size distribution: Sedimat 4-12

Product of UGT, Germany

  •  Reduction in workload 
  • Complete analysis for 12 samples in 4 fractions per day possible
  •  Exact realisation of the prescribed measurement conditions
  • High repeat accuracy

Particle size distribution: Overhead shaker

Product of UGT, Germany

  • Large number of samples compared to other commercially available devices
  • Speed steplessly controllable

Erosion Measurement Technology: Run off measurement instrument:

Product of UGT, Germany

  •  Fully automatic sampling
  • Sampling adjusted to the run off intensity
  • Water distribution solely via water points

Flow Meaurement: 

Product of UGT, Germany

  •  Fully automatic sampling
  • Sampling adjusted to the run off intensity
  • Water distribution solely via water points