ShapeArray (SAA)

Step-by-step guides for various tasks using Measurand ShapeArrays (SAAs).

Ordering Guide
This guide outlines the things that you will need to think about before you order a ShapeArray (SAA). It is presented in the form of questions that you sho...
Mon, 29 Apr, 2019 at 2:45 PM
Installing SAAV in 27 mm ID Conduit
SAAV can be installed in 27 mm ID conduit similar to previous model ShapeArrays. When installing SAAV in this manner, the borehole should be pre-cased with...
Fri, 27 Nov, 2020 at 9:56 AM
Installing SAAV Into Existing Inclinometer Casing
This guide will walk you through installing SAAV in existing standard sized (70 mm or 85 mm outer diameter) inclinometer casing with the provided SAAV casin...
Fri, 27 Nov, 2020 at 9:58 AM
Installing SAAV with the Compression Clamp
Measurand’s SAAV can be installed in casings with internal diameters (IDs) from 47 mm to 100 mm. For non-standard sized casings, the SAAV compression clamp ...
Fri, 27 Nov, 2020 at 9:58 AM
Installing SAAV for Convergence Monitoring
Measurand’s SAAV can be used to monitor convergence in a section of tunnel. For convergence monitoring, the SAAV is shipped from the factory in a flexible P...
Fri, 23 Jul, 2021 at 10:56 AM
Installing ShapeArray Horizontally
Measurand ShapeArrays can be installed horizontally to measure vertical displacement. The procedure for horizontal installation is the same regardless of th...
Wed, 14 Oct, 2020 at 12:41 PM
Installing SAAV Extend
Measurand's SAAV Extend allows for continuous deformation monitoring during the raising of tailings dams. It utilizes an initial SAAV Extend base array...
Thu, 11 Feb, 2021 at 2:59 PM
Performing a SAAV Extend Dam Lift Operation
The steps outlined below are meant to guide you through a dam raise/extension of SAAV Extend, installed vertically in an borehole. Figure 1: SAAV Exte...
Mon, 3 May, 2021 at 2:12 PM
Changing SAAV Installation Configuration
Measurand SAAV's are shipped with one of two installation configurations depending on the size of the conduit being used for installation: 27 mm ID c...
Tue, 10 Sep, 2019 at 3:25 PM
Finishing Off a Flush Mounted Installation
Flush mounted boreholes or installations are finished so that the instrumentation is entirely below ground; nothing is left sticking above the ground. This...
Thu, 14 Jan, 2021 at 2:07 PM