Construction

Doggerbank – successful inspection!

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Sky-Futures recently completed a successful inspection of a Met Mast in the North Sea for client Forewind. It was the first time Sky-Futures had been commissioned to inspect Met Masts, and gave them the chance to further prove their support…

eXom – the drone that lets you focus on your work, not on flying

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Following two years of intensive development, Swiss civil drone producer, senseFly, is proud to introduce eXom, the rotary drone that offers professional users unprecedented situational awareness. In addition to seeing what its TripleView camera head sees, eXom’s five vision sensors also enable you to see in…

Construction Industry Drones Fly in Rules Vacuum

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By Tom Sawyer and David Gershgorn Within a year or two, U.S. companies likely will replace many human workers now flying aerial survey and photo missions or inspecting structures from scaffolds and platforms with missions flown by unmanned aerial vehicles—drones.…

Survey by microplanes

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Smart and quick land surveys by unmanned microplanes are now offered by the German company MAVinci, an alumnus of ESA Business Incubation Centre Darmstadt. Guided completely by satnav and following predefined routes, the company’s automatic micro air-vehicles (UAVs), with their…