Case Studies

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Volume of a Hill - ill Defined!

This exercise will look at identifying a base for a volume calculation of a large mound on a hillside.  The base of the mound is ill defined, with no clear reference line to work to.
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Heap Volumes using Groups

This case study will look at how we use n4ce to generate volumes from simple spoil heaps.  These can be made up of any materials and in this example we’ll be working with materials being stored for…
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Generating Points from CAD

One of the issues you may be faced with is generating points from CAD, which are required to form a model.  This may be part of an exercise to generate volumes for a proposed construction site.