The Time Required to Fill Sandbags calculator computes the approximate amount of time to fill (labor hours) a number (N) of sandbags.
INSTRUCTIONS: Enter the following:
Labor Hours (LH): The calculator returns the number of hours required by the workforce to fill the sandbags.
Theis based on the average of twelve (12) sandbags filled in an hour per person (P). The calculator helps you determine the amount of time that a group of people will need to fill and stack sandbags on site to . It's based on the paper by Dr. Hellevang captured int he . Note: The results of this Labor Estimate Calculator assumes continuous work, meaning no significant work stoppages waiting for supplies or taking long breaks (like a night's sleep). These factors must be taken into consideration in larger projects.
To be prepared for a flood with a sandbag dike, you need: