Large earthwork sites are not easy to monitor on a regular basis. With Virtual Surveyor, you can easily create the items that make up a user-friendly progress report. In a few steps, you can create a Cut/Fill map and some profiles to illustrate a Cut/Fill calculation table.
This article guides you step-by-step to create a clean earthwork progress report. Sharing this report with all the project stakeholders will enhance the communication and understanding of a construction site's progress.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
In the viewport, place the camera as wanted for the shot and copy the viewport to the clipboard. You can paste the viewport screenshot into your report editor software.
Export Cut/Fill Calculation
Display the Cut/Fill areas. Use the Export Cut/Fill button available in the EXPORT tab to save those calculations to a .csv spreadsheet. You can then open and edit that spreadsheet in Notepad, Excel...
Layout the Report
Arrange the images and the Cut/Fill table in a word processing or presentation software like Word or PowerPoint.
You can download this PDF report as shown in the example below.