RockMass Axis


A “point and shoot camera” for geotechnical & ground control engineers.

The fastest and easiest way to collect and process joint set orientation data sets in underground environments.

Available June 2019

Case Studies 

We are actively collecting case studies, if you are interested in being featured please contact us below.


Brewer Lake

Sports Conditioning
Weight Management
Strength Training

Maryam is a former competitive swimmer who has found that ropes resistance training mimics moving against water. She brings a determined, but encouraging energy to all her clients and classes.

NORCAT Underground Testing Center

Strength Training
Senior Fitness

Aksel’s grandfather introduced weightlifting to him at an early age, so it’s no surprise that he went on to compete nationally. He approaches his own training with patience and resolve and brings that same attitude to his clients.

Kelowna Site

Functional Training
Fitness & Nutrition
Marathon Training

Maiv is addicted to fruits, vegetables, and marathons. During individual sessions, she also trains alongside you, so you never feel like you’re working out alone.

Brewer Lake Rover Test

Sports Conditioning
Strength & Resistance Training
Orthopedic Exercise

The Axis Mapper was connected to a Husky and driven alongside the Brewer Lake outcrop.


Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I use the Axis Mapper?

The Axis Mapper is designed for use in underground mines, but can also be used in open pit mines and other outdoor environments. The maximum distance of the Axis Mapper is 4m away from the rock face.

How long does data take to process?

For every 10 seconds of data collection, it takes approximately 60 seconds of processing.

What is the optimal distance I should collect data at?

The Mapper will work up to 4m, but the optimal data collection distance is 1-2m.

When will the Axis Mapper become available?

You can pre-order an Axis Mapper anytime before April 1, 2019. Please request a quote here and we will begin delivering units in June 2019.

How can I schedule a demonstration?

You can book a phone call here to further discuss your site needs.

What outputs does the Axis Mapper provide?

The Axis Mapper provides a .csv file of the dip and dip direction measurements, .pdf of the stereonet, high resolution colour images, and an axis map quantifying measurement uncertainty.

How long does the battery last on the Axis Mapper?

The battery allows the operator a minimum of 2 hours of data collection. Typically an operator will require a maximum of 1 hour of active data collection time per day.

Is the data processing done on the device or in the cloud?

The processing is conducted on the device, so the user can view data within minutes in the field. The data can then be transferred to the cloud or a computer once a WiFi network or computer is available.

What is included when you purchase an Axis Mapper?

You will receive a rugged hardware device, software subscription and training session. On-site demonstrations can be arranged upon request.

Still have questions? We’d love to hear from you