Building Settlement Point

This building settlement points are used extensively for measurement of vertical settlement of any concrete/rock structure or building affected by nearby excavation and construction activities. The unit consists of a spherical reference locator with threaded bolt. The reference locater is fixed on a vertical wall or a structure to monitor settlement of structure/building.


Settlement readings of are taken with a digital auto level. To determine settlement, an initial or base reading is taken before the construction starts. Subsequent readings (taken during construction) are then compared with initial reading as reference.

Spherical reference locator

19 mm dia; SS

Survey stud with threaded bolt

12.5 mm dia x approximately 43 mm length; SS

Threaded anchor

10 mm dia x 60 mm; MS

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GDS has a variety of instruments for hire, these Instruments, Readouts and Dataloggers are available for product hire on a short-term (fortnightly) or long-term (monthly) basis including, but not limited to, the following:

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