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Flare Stack Inspection at 50-90% Lower Cost with Aeryon sUAS Solutions

This Aeryon sUAS solution, comprised of the Aeryon SkyRanger™ and AeryonLive Video & Telemetry, enabled flare stacks to be inspected without the need to shut down the refinery or expose people to …
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Smart Inspection of a Solar Farm

French renewable-energy producer Akuo Energy, hoping to increase detection of damage and hotspots in their solar panels, hired aerial surveillance company Air-Marine to evaluate the efficiency of their solar fields. …
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Mapping an Operating Gas Plant for Facility Localization

Before the use of UAVs, the only way to get an orthomosaic underlay for a project like this was to purchase aerial orthophotos or processed satellite imagery, which tend to …
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Large Scale Industrial Surveying via Drone Photogrammetry

In 2016, a Petrobras gas treatment plant in Brazil, part of one of the largest oil and gas companies in the world, found itself stuck between two inspection methods after …
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Power Utility Increases Average Inspection Rate by Over 1000% with Quick-Deployment Capabilities of the Aeryon Skyranger

Power distribution lines carry over 10,000 volts of electricity, so it’s vital that they are inspected regularly to ensure that the power grid isn’t compromised. Traditionally, inspectors use a bucket …
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7 Things to Know Before Choosing a Drone Inspection Provider

As the UAV market spreads, people are realizing the numerous safety and economic benefits that the drone inspections provide. From reducing the safety risks to reducing the time it takes …
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UAS Pilots Code

The UAS PILOTS CODE (UASPC) offers recommendations to advance flight safety, ground safety, airmanship, and professionalism. It presents a vision of excellence for UAS pilots and operators, and includes general …
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Mothership Blimp Disrupts Drone Inspection Industry

Mothership Aeronautics is using autonomous solar-powered blimps to disrupt long-distance aerial data collection. Mothership Aeronautics has raised a seed round of USD $1.45 Million to build and deploy its new …
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WorkforceNEXT Energy Insights: Talking with Mary

Posted By: Westleigh Cutts.

Mary Patterson PHR, SHRM-CP Director of HR, Chief of Staff and Administration B&W Energy Services  Mary is a Human Resources Professional and Leader with a unique mix of experience in …
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WorkforceNEXT Energy Insights: Talking with Ilda

Posted By: Westleigh Cutts.

Ilda Andaluz Director, Global Human Resources  TGS Ilda Andalus is a Senior Human Resources Professional, who is  fully versed in four languages: Spanish,French, English and Italian. With her expertise being …
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