GIS

Drone imagery helps map flood risk

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by The use of aerial surveys from unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) has proved effective in mapping flood risk for the Environment Agency at the River Mole in Surrey. UAVs – commonly known as drones – are growing in popularity as…

Survey company takes on top jobs

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by By Simon Hartley Drone aerial imagery is taking the world by storm, and for an enterprising Dunedin surveyor the opportunity to incorporate flights into surveying and 3-D imagery has taken off. Whole townships, state highways, mines, quarries, mountains and bridges…

Swift Radioplanes Lynx M

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by  The Lynx M UAS is an affordable imagery collection device with the performance and features that match or out perform considerably more expensive systems. The Lynx design emphasizes simplicity, ruggedness, and performance. Lynx is designed for aerial photomapping and is currently used…

Sabre Sky3d UAV LiDAR system testing

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by by Stephen Ball Director and Founder of Sabre The Sky3d UAV LiDAR system is a small airborne laser scanning system which generates High definition direct measurement point clouds of terrain and structures. It comprises of the following senor technologies (IMU/GPS/Laser)…