Course Details

Underground Surveys

Academic Year 2024/25

NEA033 course is part of 1 study plan

NPC-GK Summer Semester 1st year

Course Guarantor


Language of instruction



4 credits



Forms and criteria of assessment

course-unit credit and examination

Offered to foreign students

Not to offer

Course on BUT site


13 weeks, 2 hours/week, elective


1. Underground surveys - instruments, unusual conditions.

2. Prescriptions for mining and underground surveys.

3. Mining maps.

4. Underground connection and orientation measurements. Vertical connection measurement in mines.

5. Magnetic measurement in mines. Laser measuring technique.

6. Surface and underground primary control networks for tunnel constructions. Accuracy analysis of a tunnel breakthrough.

7. Underground engineering lines.

8. Geodetic support for subway building.

9. Monitoring of underground structures.

10. Documentation of underground structures.


13 weeks, 2 hours/week, compulsory


Theoretical calculation of the position and orientation and underground connection of geodetic networks. Practical measurement of position and orientation of the connection of geodetic networks. Practical measuring of underground connection of geodetic networks. Practical geodetic measuring of convergence in tunnel profile. Professional excursions for the construction of underground structures.