Acquisition date: June to October 2021
Objective: Monitoring the deformation of a retaining wall of a quarry in order to ensure the safety of aggregate discharges to the crusher
Cost of project: 6 000$ 

Tool used: 

• Leica RTC 360 scanner 

Softwares used:

  • Register 360 – Assembly of scans/point clouds
  • Cloud Compare – Deformation study and point cloud comparison

Methodology used – workflow:

  • Installation of assembly targets
  • Initial scanning of the retaining wall with the scanner
  • Point cloud clean-up
  • Initial deformation study of the retaining wall
  • Subsequent scans of the wall
  • Point cloud clean-up
  • Deformation study of the initial point cloud and the subsequent scans using assembly targets