Building and Ground Vibration Monitoring

The UK is recognised for its leading role in establishing vibration monitoring standards. These standards are designed to prevent damage to nearby structures, protect individuals from the adverse effects of vibration and ensure companies compliance with legal requirements.

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A vibration monitoring system is a set of tools used to protect workers, nearby inhabitants, and historic structures from the detrimental effects of vibrations. These systems utilise sensors to continuously track ground movements. If the detected vibrations exceed predefined acceleration thresholds, an alarm is triggered to alert the operator. There are various systems available, ranging from single point to multi-point setups, and from portable to wireless configurations. Such monitoring systems have become indispensable for contractors, helping them minimise risks, conserve time, and uphold their reputations.

Wireless vibration monitoring equipment, such as the SV 803, is an essential tool for long-term projects in industries such as construction, mining and transportation.

Features:

6 month battery life

4G transfer to SvanNET online platform

3 year warranty for hardware

SvanNET brings together noise, vibration & dust into one portal

PPV logging, event triggering & frequency analysis 

SV 803

Wireless Vibration Monitor

Utilises geophones which are well known for their high sensitivity & minimal impact on battery life

Class 1 wireless vibration monitoring system

Integration into SvanNET

Six months battery life and connected to a solar panel, it can sustain ongoing operation

SV 803 front view

key benefits

Wireless Vibration Sensors Integrations 

Integrate vibration, noise, weather and dust measurements 

Mobile Application for Remote Connection

Bluetooth connectivity for remote monitoring and troubleshooting

Analysis

Building and Ground Vibration Events by DIN 4150-3 and BS 7385-2

There are various vibration monitoring applications, which include (but not limited to)

  • Construction vibration monitoring
  • Piledriving equipment vibration levels
  • Drilling and blasting monitoring
  • Blast demolition
  • Machine vibration monitoring 
  • Ground vibration monitoring
  • Underground mining
  • Road and railway vibration tracking

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