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Bridge rehabilitation: Real-time monitoring of a 40-year-old bridge

The Leica Geosystems’ monitoring package for the rehabilitation of the Edgar Cardoso bridge in Figueira da Foz, Portugal.

Monitoring of the 1915Çanakkale Bridge in Turkey - Leica Monitoring Solutions
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Bridging the continental divide

The permanent monitoring system for the 1915 Çanakkale Bridge, connecting Turkey and the rest of the European continent.

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Building a Precise Monitoring Network

Weather conditions, aging, human activity, geological changes and other factors can alter structures and pose a challenge for engineers that strive to maintain the health of the constructions that our economies and daily lives depend on.

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Campaign monitoring in heavy construction

The importance of monitoring is growing in heavy construction as the rapid execution of projects requires enhanced focus on worker safety and structural health.

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Combining geotechnical and geodetic data for monitoring

 Building new infrastructure in cities with rich cultural heritage.

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Combining technologies for real-time dam monitoring

Read more how companies have increased their investment in monitoring after disastrous dam breaches in Brazil in 2015 and 2019.

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Connecting through Monitoring

When the South Road Superway in South Australia was completed, there was an important monitoring project. 

Designing a Dam Monitoring System

In early 2017, winter storms filled and then overfilled reservoirs in California, USA, leading to the evacuation of hundreds of thousands of citizens near Lake Oroville, California's second largest manmade lake. 

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Digging deeper with monitoring

Get into the details and the necessity of a well-planned monitoring project to support a long-term expansion project of the railway station in Winterthur, Switzerland.

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Easing the ravages of time

Preserving cultural artefacts with a total station in Sweden.

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Ensuring a smooth flow through a canal

Monitoring water levels in Germany with GeoMoS.

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Ensuring Smooth Flow

Germany's busy Kiel Canal has got modernised and carried out safety improvements with a monitoring system.

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GNSS Monitoring for Safety on the Brenner

Leica Geosystems instruments ensured the centimeter accuracy of the Gotthard miner's work and the engineers in charge at the Brenner Base Tunnel.

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Innovative System Ensures Vertical Aligment of Gerald Desmond Bridge

For the Gerald Desmond Bridge Replacement project, a vertical alignment system has been developed by Leica Geosystems.

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Innovative Vertical Alignment Systems Keeps 432 Park Ave Plumb

Leica Geosystens has developed the current state of art in high-rise construction control and the Vertical Alignment System for tall buildings. 

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Keeping a vigilant eye

In the Newmont's Ahafo South Mine there is countinuous, extensive monitoring to keep open pit miners safe from falling rocks or collapsing walls.

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Keeping Boston's Millenium Tower on Target

New solutions monitoring the Millenium Tower Bosten with the GNSS-based vertical alignment system. 

Monitoring Kristianstad’s central sewage treatment plant with Eva Nilsson of Matrix AB
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Kristianstad’s central sewage treatment plant

Automated monitoring ensures full control of sensitive ground when central sewage treatment plant undergoes expansion.

Campaign monitoring at tailings dams across Brazil - Leica Geosystems
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Latest total station technology speeds campaign monitoring

Cepemar plays a key role in monitoring tailings dams at mines across Brazil to help companies enhance safety and comply with national laws.

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Locating the floors of America's tallest residential building

Deploying a GPS solution to locate the layout of Central Park Tower‘s floors.

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Monitoring & the future of heavy construction

Käppeli Digital from Sargans has expanded its service offering. By adding monitoring, they can undertake monitoring projects internally.

Monitoring the historic Dom Carre Hotel  during renovation
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Monitoring a heritage hotel in the historic centre of Cologne

Preserved as a historic building had to be preserved while partial demolition of its internal structure was carried out.

Monitoring a landslide in Zaldibar Spain
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Monitoring a landslide recovery operation

Emergency services needed to quickly control the stability of the slopes in order to begin rescue operations. Working in a unstable situation, they needed an alert system.

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Monitoring above and below ground in London's heart

With the exponential growth in transportation infrastructure monitoring of any maintenance or construction works has never been more important. 

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Monitoring Along the Construction Site of the Warsaw Metro Line 2

The Warsaw Metro is a rapid transit system serving the city of Warsaw

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Monitoring Australia's biggest transport project

Leica instruments and software highlight the complex system monitoring the tracks during Central Station’s Sydney Metro upgrade.

 

A non-intrusive monitoring solution from Leica Geosystems
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Monitoring busy UK highway during rail construction

A high-speed train, a critical highway and a monitoring challenge.

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Monitoring Dublin commuters' safety

Keeping light railway travellers safe with a monitoring system in Dublin, Ireland.

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Monitoring historic Harvard Stadium

Find out how monitoring helps guide Harvard to make appropriate decisions on the life-safety of the famous Harvard stadium.

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Monitoring Melbourne's railways

City infrastructures are not built overnight. In between planning, design and construction, there are other crucial activities – just like monitoring happening at the same time.

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Monitoring Mother Natures Forces

The Messina region is hit with natural disasters but with the advanced surface monitoring system they avoid the element of surprise.

Leica ComBox60 Rail Monitoring Project with Survey Solutions
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Monitoring of rail infrastructure: Survey Solutions

Even the smallest movements can cause long term complications, thus, it is critical that these structures are monitored.

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Monitoring Pays Off

With the Leica Deformation Monitoring solution GeoMos local authorities were able to evacuate the valley's industrial zone and several roads at an early stage in Ticino. 

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Monitoring the structural health of 80-year-old hangars

Monitoring the Royal Canadian Air Force Warren Truss Hangars’ wooden structure.

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Moving a camel through the eye of a needle to GNSS

Undocking cruise ships’ power stations with the help of GNSS in Germany.

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Moving a Capital City Forward

In a country where 20 deaths a day are contributed to vehicular accidents, a public transportation system could translate into saved lives. 

Moving London safely forward
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Moving London safely forward

A new underground station directly beneath the historic landmark was built. The new station will be known as the Crossrail Paddington Station.

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Owen Street Level Crossing, Tipton

In a world where there is no such thing as absolute stability, movement is an ever present phenomenon, how much something moves and when, has different importance to different people. 

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Prescise positioning in London's sky

Obtaining precise and reliable coordinates during the construction process of London’s second tallest skyscraper with a tailor-made GNSS solution.

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Railway and platform monitoring during construction

The automated monitoring solution developed combining Leica Nova TM50 total stations and WiSen wireless sensors.

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Real-time monitoring advances landslide risk management

In 2018 the 200 residents of British Columbia’s Old Fort were shocked by the roar of a landslide.

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Rock solid

Fortunately no one was injured when 100'000 cubic meters of rock slid down a rocky scarp near a hydroelectric facility northeast of Cambell River, British Colombia, Canada.

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Safely renovating ship locks

Monitoring the Kiel Canal 

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Safety on the High Seas

The "Lukoil" Ltd. has initiated a geodynamic monitoring system on a maritime, ice-resistant platform to ensure safety on the high seas. 

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Scanning high-traffic roads unmanned

Monitoring the roadways of Singapore

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Searching for hidden chambers adjacent to Tutankhamun's tomb

In the quest for finding hidden chambers in Tutankhamun’s tombs with Ground Penetrating Radar in Egypt.

Leica Geosystems Semi-Automated Solution for Hospital Helipad Monitoring
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Semi Automated Solution for Hospital Helipad Monitoring

A semi-automated monitoring project to assess the helipad structure’s safety at emergency and of the largest accident hospital in the UK.

Slope movement monitoring at Hinkley Point C nuclear power station
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Slope movement monitoring at Hinkley Point C

The new Hinkley Point C nuclear power station that will produce enough carbon electricity to power 6 million UK homes.

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The Great Ancona Landslide

The City of Ancona has designed and installed a complex integrated monitoring system to provide constant control of the landslip area. 

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The sailors journey

GNSS receivers guide an around-the-world adventure of the Italian sailor.

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The Shard: London's New Skyline

In the summer of 2009, Leica Geosystems has developed a real time slip-form rig positioning system, used to construct the central concrete core of The Shard.

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Underneath King s Cross redevelopment

King’s Cross, one of the most significant reconstruction projects in London, UK, monitored by a tailored monitoring solution.

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Winning total construction services

How Leica Geosystems instruments provided cost-saving benefits for monitoring and construction applications.