Different natural phenomena (earthquakes, landslides) or urban human activities (such as the construction of urban infrastructure like metro lines) can have as consequence ground deformations that can affect the buildings and the urban infrastructure. Therefore, monitoring the areas susceptible to be affected can bring valuable information to public authorities in charge with the security of the citizens and the protection of the public assets.

For the city of Bucharest, our specialists have provided maps to underline the urban areas affected by ground subsidence / uplift between 1992 and 1999. Rapid and on time reliable identification of possible structure stability issues can lead to an important prevention of loss of human lives and a limitation of serious damage.