Int. Arch. Photogramm. Remote Sens. Spatial Inf. Sci., XLII-5/W1, 433-440, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/isprs-archives-XLII-5-W1-433-2017
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16 May 2017
THE TEMPIO DELLA CONSOLAZIONE IN TODI: INTEGRATED GEOMATIC TECHNIQUES FOR A MONUMENT DESCRIPTION INCLUDING STRUCTURAL DAMAGE EVOLUTION IN TIME
F. Radicioni1, P. Matracchi2, R. Brigante1, A. Brozzi1, M. Cecconi1, A. Stoppini1, and G. Tosi1 1Dept. of Engineering (DI), University of Perugia, 06125 Perugia, Italy
2Dept. of Architecture (DiDA), University of Florence, 50121 Florence, Italy
Keywords: Historical Buildings, Instability and restoration of the structures, Differential Subsidence, Knowledge, Diagnostics, Laser Scanning, 3D Modeling Abstract. The Tempio della Consolazione in Todi (16th cent.) has always been one of the most significant symbols of the Umbrian landscape. Since the first times after its completion (1606) the structure has exhibited evidences of instability, due to foundation subsiding and/or seismic activity. Structural and geotechnical countermeasures have been undertaken on the Tempio and its surroundings from the 17th century until recent times.

Until now a truly satisfactory analysis of the overall deformation and attitude of the building has not been performed, since the existing surveys record the overhangs of the pillars, the crack pattern or the subsidence over limited time spans. Describing the attitude of the whole church is in fact a complex operation due to the architectural character of the building, consisting of four apses (three polygonal and one semicircular) covered with half domes, which surround the central area with the large dome. The present research aims to fill the gap of knowledge with a global study based on geomatic techniques for an accurate 3D reconstruction of geometry and attitude, integrated with a historical research on damage and interventions and a geotechnical analysis.

The geomatic survey results from the integration of different techniques: GPS-GNSS for global georeferencing, laser scanning and digital photogrammetry for an accurate 3D reconstruction, high precision total station and geometric leveling for a direct survey of deformations and cracks, and for the alignment of the laser scans. The above analysis allowed to assess the dynamics of the cracks occurred in the last 25 years by a comparison with a previous survey. From the photographic colour associated to the point cloud was also possible to map the damp patches showing on the domes intrados, mapping their evolution over the last years.

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Citation: Radicioni, F., Matracchi, P., Brigante, R., Brozzi, A., Cecconi, M., Stoppini, A., and Tosi, G.: THE TEMPIO DELLA CONSOLAZIONE IN TODI: INTEGRATED GEOMATIC TECHNIQUES FOR A MONUMENT DESCRIPTION INCLUDING STRUCTURAL DAMAGE EVOLUTION IN TIME, Int. Arch. Photogramm. Remote Sens. Spatial Inf. Sci., XLII-5/W1, 433-440, https://doi.org/10.5194/isprs-archives-XLII-5-W1-433-2017, 2017.

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