Continuous monitoring of a strategic transportation asset

Client: Confidential Information

Activity: A TInSAR continuous monitoring of a strategic transportation asset interested by landslide phenomena has been performed for early warning purposes.

Monitoring the historical deformations of a slope

Client: Confidential Information

Activity: A public building requiring modernization works is located in an area where some landslides were mapped in the past. In order to support the decisionmakers and the designers of the project and to assess the site specific risk of the area, the past evolution of the instability processes of the slopes has been assessed.

Early Warning Monitoring of a major infrastructure

Client: Confidential Information

Activity: Continuous monitoring of both the infrastructure and the unstable slopes using two TInSAR platforms equipped with emergency power unit and real time data transfer system for early warning purposes.

Investigation of landslides past activity

Client: Confidential Information

Activity: Assessment of the past activity of several landslides widespread at regional scale in the Northern Italy exploiting COSMO-SkyMed datasets with A-DInSAR (Advanced Differential SAR Interferometry) technique.

GEOLOGICAL-GEOMORPHOLOGICAL MAPPING IN A DESERT AREA

Client: Italfer S.p.A, Geoservizi S.r.l.

Activity: Preliminary design of a very long railway in a desert area affected by several geological, hydrogeological and geomorphological issues.

IVESTIGATION OF A GLACIER MORAINE IN ANTARCTICA

Client: ENEA

Activity: Analysis of the stability conditions of a moraine deposit with Satellite InSAR Technology.

Objectives: In order to assess the feasibility of the construction of an airstrip in Antarctica, the stability conditions of a moraine deposit chosen as potential location for the project need to be assessed.

CONTINUOUS MONITORING OF THE PONTECORVO LANDSLIDE (FR, ITALY)

Client: CERI, Research Center "Sapienza" University of Rome

Activity: long-term continuous monitoring of a landslide interacting with a road by Terrestrial Interferometry for public safety conditions purposes.

Objectives: dynamic evolution analysis of the slope, perimeter and estimation of unstable volumes, state of activity assessment, assessment of the interaction with neighboring structures, geological-geomorphological data interpretation.

STATE OF ACTIVITY HISTORICAL ANALYSIS OF A LANDSLIDE IN DESERT AREA

Client: Rocksoil S.p.A.

Activity: analysis of the historical dynamic evolution of a landslide interacting with a large infrastructure in desert area by Satellite Interferometry.

Objectives: identification of the past active sectors of the slope by specifically developed data processing and analysis protocols, identification of the most critical sectors for the road track design.

REMOTE ANALYSIS OF THE DEFORMATIONAL BEHAVIOR OF A RAILWAY BRIDGE

Client: confidential information

Activity: quick characterization of the static and dynamic behavior of a railway bridge by Terrestrial Interferometry.

Objectives: identification of the main resonance frequencies and relative modal shapes, analysis of the static response of the bridge even during the transit of trains.

CONTINUOUS CONTROL OF A ROAD ENBANKMENT STABILITY

Clients: ANAS S.p.A., Carena Costruzioni S.p.A.

Activity: continuous monitoring of a road embankment for public safety purposes by Terrestrial Interferometry.

Objectives: rapid detection of unstable sectors, characterization of the slope instability process, integration with other monitoring systems, analysis of interaction between displacements and rainfalls.

ANALYSIS OF THE INSTABILITY PROCESSES OF THE LIGOSULLO LANDSLIDE (UD, ITALY)

Client: Friuli Venezia Giulia Region

Activity: analysis of the historical (by Satellite Interferometry) and actual (by Terrestrial Interferometry in association with topographic surveys) dynamic evolution of a town affected by a slow deep landslide.

Objectives: characterization of the historical and actual dynamic evolution of the slope and influence analysis of the slope consolidation works, mapping of the unstable sectors, geological-geomorphological interpretation of data.

ANALYSIS OF DYNAMIC EVOLUTION OF A PALEOLANDSLIDE IN NORTHERN ITALY

Client: Friuli Venezia Giulia Region

Activity: analysis of the deformational processes of a slope on a paleolandslide by Terrestrial Interferometry and Laser Scanner.

Objectives: mapping and characterization of unstable sectors, analysis of shallow and deep deformational processes, study of slope volumetric variations, geological and geomorphological interpretation of data.

GEOSTRUCTURAL CARACTERIZATION OF THE SUGANO ROCK SLOPE (TR, Italy)

Client: Municipality of Orvieto

Activity: geostructural characterization of a rock mass in urban area throw the analysis of 3D models collected by Laser Scanner surveys.

Objectives: identification of the main join sets, identification of potentially unstable blocks, identification of the main compatible landslide kinematics, analysis of potential triggering factors.

CONTINUOUS MONITORING OF "BASILICA OF MAXENTIUS" (Rome, Italy)

Clients: Metro C S.c.p.A., IMG S.r.l.

Activity: ante operam continuous monitoring of  a monument  by Terrestrial Interferometry in the frame of the works for the realization of the Metro C Line (Rome underground). 

Objectives: analysis of the ante operam deformational behavior of the structure, analysis on the integration with other conventional monitoring techniques.

ROCK FALL SUSCEPTIBILITY ANALYSIS OF THE "M.PUCCI" COASTAL CLIFF (FG, Italy)

Clients: Geoservizi S.r.l., Municipality of Vico del Gargano

Activity: rock fall susceptibility analysis of a coastal cliff through the integration of Terrestrial Interferometry, Laser Scanner and Infrared Thermography data. 

Objectives: geostructural characterization of the rock mass throw the analysis of 3D models remotely collected, identification of potentially unstable rock mass sectors, mechanical behavior characterization of the rock mass by the analysis of the spatial and temporal thermal variations, cliff mapping with different rock fall susceptibility values.  

HISTORICAL ANALYSIS OF SHALLOW DISPLACEMENTS INDUCED BY GAS EXTRACTION 

Client: confidential information

Activity: analysis of the interaction between gas extraction and surface deformational processes in the last 20 years by Satellite Interferometry.

Objectives: historical dynamic evolution modelling of landslides, state of activity mapping of landslides, analysis of the displacement and velocities entities and trends, analysis of landslide hazard for the structures/infrastructures on the territory, geological and geomorphological interpretation of data.

ROCK FALL SUSCEPTIBILITY ANALYSIS OF THE “CREP DE SAVATH” ROCK SLOPE (Northern Italy)

Client: Friuli Venezia Giulia Region

Activity: rock fall susceptibility analysis of a rock slope through long-term investigation of the deformational behavior by Terrestrial Interferometry.

Objectives: identification of the rock mass sectors affected by deformations in response to atmospheric  variations (temperature, rainfalls, etc.), rock fall susceptibility mapping for public safety purposes, geological and geostructural interpretation of data.

RAPID MAPPING OF THE PERAROLO DI CADORE LANDSLIDE (BL, Italy)

Client: Department of Geosciences, University of Padua (Italy)

Activity: dynamic evolution analysis of a landslide through short-term monitoring by Terrestrial Interferometry.

Objectives: identification and mapping of the most active sectors of the slope, analysis of displacements rates and trends, geological and geomorphological interpretation of data.

ANALYSIS OF THE DEFORMATIONAL BEHAVIOR  OF A DAM

Client: confidential information

Activity: quick characterization of the deformational behavior of a concrete dam through periodic monitoring by Terrestrial Interferometry.

Objectives: analysis of deformational behavior of the structure as a function of the water reservoir exploitation and of the daily and seasonal thermal variations.

ANALYSIS OF THE HISTORICAL DEFORMATION OF AN EARTH DAM

Client: Acea S.p.A.

Activity: evaluation of the deformational behaviour of an earth dam in the period 2003-2010 by Satellite Interferometry.

Objectives: identification of sectors historically affected by instability processes, research and characterization of the cyclic and/or unidirectional displacements.

STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING OF AN IRON BRIDGE

Client: Amantea Municipality

Activity: static, dynamic and thermal tests by remote sensing techniques.

Objectives: analyse the structural behaviour of the bridge, reproducing the real ordinary operating conditions, in order to assess the state of health of the structure and its suitability for the present use..

ROCKFALL SUSCEPTIBILITY ANALYSIS OF MONTE ZUCCO (Perarolo di Cadore, BL) BY TERRESTRIAL SAR INTERFEROMETRY

Client: Veneto Region

Activity: rockfall susceptibility analysis of a rock slope by continuous and short term TInSAR monitoring.

Objectives: identification of cyclic or unidirectional displacements in sectors of the slope more susceptible to instability processes.

REMOTE MONITORING OF A ROCK SLOPE IN URBAN AREA

Client: Province of Bolzano

Activity: remote monitoring of a rock slope in urban area.

Objectives: stability assessment and the identification of clues related to incipient collapses

ANALYSIS OF SLOPE INSTABILITY PROCESSES IN AN ARCHEOLOGICAL SITE BY TERRESTRIAL LASER SCANNER SURVEYS.

Client: National Agency for Cultural Heritage Preservation of Georgia

Activity: high resolution 3D modelling of a slope by Terrestrial Laser Scanner surveys

Objectives: rock mass geostructural analysis for the identification of potentially unstable blocks and rolling/propagation analysis of blocks for risk assessment.

REALIZATION OF AN EXPERIMENTAL MONITORING SITE ON A LARGE RECENT LANDSLIDE.

Client: National Park “Foreste Casentinesi, Monte Falterona e Campigna”

Objectives: Realize an experimental monitoring site on a recent large landslide, where students, experts or citizens can improve their knowledge about landslide monitoring and see the most advanced available technological solutions.