Henesis monitoring systems for Bismantova Rock

Castelnuovo ne’ Monti municipality commissioned Henesis to monitor the beautiful and world famous Bismantova Stone (Pietra di Bismantova) under the direction and scientific supervision of the Department of Chemical and Geological Sciences of the University of Modena.

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Beesper monitoring system for Bismantova consists of various cameras focused on rockfalls and specific sensors for measuring the size of cracks in the the rock, in particular in the area that is usually hanged out by free-climbers.

With this system, the municipality intends to improve its knowledge of the rock movements aiming at increasing the safety of this highly touristic area.

[featured image by James Bragazzi and Christian Iasio]

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