Drones At Work 27 results

Sky-Futures Awarded 3-year Global Contract To Inspect Eni Facilities

Sky-Futures, a global leader in innovation with drone-based technology, has been awarded a 3-year contract to inspect Eni facilities globally.Eni, one of the largest operators worldwide in the Energy Sector, operates in 66 countries. This global contract is the first of its kind between a ...

Introducing the Spider Solution: Total Drone Package for Power Line Stringing

Chinese drone manufacturer MMC has introduced a total drone solution for power line stringing, including services by a team of professional drone operators. Chinese drone manufacturer MMC is introducing their one-stop solution for power line stringing in rugged terrain: the Spider.The MMC ...

Unmanned Experts Awarded with Highest Level of SGS RPAS Safety & Compliance Verification

Unmanned Experts has been awarded the highest level of SGS Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) Safety & Compliance Verification, passing the most comprehensive audit of safety systems and operational safety practices within the drone industry.The SGS RPAS standards are now being widely ...

Safety Precautions for UAS Aerial Mapping in Urban Environments

QuestUAV Addressing Safety Standards in Urban EnvironmentsDrone mapping is growing at a rapid rate in almost every country in the world. Unfortunately, incidents with drones are also growing at the same time. Just like any other aircraft, drones not only need to be flown ...

Shark Footage Major Milestone For Shark Drone Technology Project Sentinel VDS

Perth based environmental consultancy Astron, alongside partner C4D Intel, is pleased to announce the successful completion of their first prototype field trial for Sentinel VDS, a state-of-the-art automated shark detection system using UAVs.Successful first stage operational field trial of ...

New Medical Disaster Drone The HiRO (Health Integrated Rescue Operations)

Two new disaster drones delivered telemedical packages to victims and rescue personnel in a simulated mass casualty event Tuesday at John Bell Airport in Bolton, Mississippi. The technology debuted before an audience including Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant and representatives from Homeland ...

Slidx’s New VTOL Surveillance And Security Drone The Black Manta Air

Tech startup SlidX, based out of Montreal, has only been on the scene since 2015, but it’s been a pretty busy year! Just a few months ago, we told you about their 3D printed drone, the Gyro-X8 KAYRYS, which can offer medical supplies on the scene of an accident or major disaster. The second ...

Aurora’s Centaur Locates Great White Sharks off Nantucket Coast

Equipped with a FLIR infrared sensor, the Centaur optionally piloted aircraft helped track great white sharks for OCEARCH’s latest expedition Aurora recently partnered with OCEARCH, a world-leading marine conservation organization, to provide aerial support locating and tracking great white ...

NASA Is Flying A UAS Over Hurricane Matthew

NASA is using a drone to track Hurricane Matthew. The space agency said Friday that it is flying a Global Hawk UAS over huge storm swirls near Florida’s northeast coast.The RQ-4 Global Hawk is built for watching disasters unfold. The high-altitude, long endurance UAS can fly for over 34 ...

IBM’s Watson enters drone business courtesy of deal with Aerialtronics

IBM's Watson is getting into the commercial drone market in a deal with Aerialtronics, a Netherlands-based maker of unmanned aircraft systems.Aerialtronics is using IBM's Watson Internet of Things (IoT) platform for inspection services across a wide range of industries. Under the deal, Watson ...