Two new parameters for the Lufft weather expert’s weather station

In October 2012 we raffled a professional weather station and got to know a special hobby meteorologist. Since then Alexander Burg has been considered “the Lufft weather expert”. Recently, he expanded his weather station in Friedrichweiler, district of the municipality of Wadgassen in the district of Saarlouis, Saarbrücken, Germany, by two important parameters. On the way there, there were some hurdles to overcome…

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How a Lufft weather sensor got on a 50 m high tower in Braunschweig, Germany

The amateur radio interest group of the German national test authority in Braunschweig runs an own amateur radio as well as a relay station (DB0PTB). Since July 2017 they are proud operators of a professional weather station which is placed at a very special site…

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Learning by doing: a Lufft weather sensor for a special school project

Thanks to the financial support of generous donors, the Integrated Comprehensive School in Ludwigshafen-Edigheim was able to acquire a professional weather sensor from Lufft. A project group guided by informatics teacher Pascal Deneaux was able to recruit BASF, a local bank, a plumber company and several parents as sponsors.

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Lufft supports Belgian Team at World Solar Challenge 2017

For solar vehicles, the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge is considered the most challenging solar race in the world. It leads from Darwin (northern part of Australia) about 3000km to the southern coast of Australia in Adelaide. The race takes place from 8th – 15th October 2017. This year it celebrates it´s 30th anniversary.

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