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Border States Electric and Sharper Shape join forces to provide automatic drone inspection tools
Border States Electric and Sharper Shape join forces to provide automatic drone inspection tools
Posted By: Sharper Shape.
New unmanned aerial services and software greatly increases the speed and efficiency of performing detailed inspections of electric utility assets Fargo, ND – (January 29, 2018) – Today, Border States …
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Brands: Energy Drone Coalition. | Resource Types: Innovation Showcase.
Photo Measurement Writeup
Photo Measurement Writeup
Posted By: Interactive Aerial, Inc..
One major issue with current drone inspections, is the subjective analysis of defects once detected. When inspecting critical assets, quantitative data is absolutely necessary to remove any room for interpretation …
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Brands: Energy Drone Coalition. | Resource Types: Innovation Showcase.
Hula Partners Rebrands as Kahuna Workforce Solutions; Expands Customer Base by 300 Percent
Hula Partners Rebrands as Kahuna Workforce Solutions; Expands Customer Base by 300 Percent
Posted By: Kahuna Workforce Solutions.
Hula Partners, a leading provider of competency management solutions, today announced it has officially rebranded as Kahuna Workforce Solutions. Customers will see the company’s new name, logo, and website starting …
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Brands: WorkforceNEXT Energy. | Resource Types: Innovation Showcase.
Unmanned Aerial Systems Operations Around Vertical Communications Infrastructure
Unmanned Aerial Systems Operations Around Vertical Communications Infrastructure
Posted By: National Association of Tower Erectors.
This document represents the National Association of Tower Erectors’ (NATE) efforts to create guidelines for operating small Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) around vertical communications infrastructure. UAS hold significant promise with …
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Brands: Energy Drone Coalition. | Resource Types: Use Cases & Best Practices.
Five Critical Enablers for Safe, Efficient, and Viable UAS Traffic Management (UTM)
Five Critical Enablers for Safe, Efficient, and Viable UAS Traffic Management (UTM)
In the past four years, forecasts have predicted soaring market valuations for the unmanned aircraft industry.1 Already, unmanned aircraft, or drones, are transforming everyday work with proven applications for crop …
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Brands: Energy Drone Coalition. | Resource Types: Innovation Showcase.
Honeywell Introduces AR/VR Simulator to Train the Industrial Workforce and Help Close Skills Gap
Honeywell Introduces AR/VR Simulator to Train the Industrial Workforce and Help Close Skills Gap
Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced a cloud-based simulation tool that uses a combination of augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) to train plant personnel on critical industrial work activities. With as …
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Brands: Industrial VR/AR Forum. | Resource Types: Articles.
Flare Stack Inspection at 50-90% Lower Cost with Aeryon sUAS Solutions
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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Brands: Energy Drone Coalition. | Resource Types: Use Cases & Best Practices.
Smart Inspection of a Solar Farm
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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Brands: Energy Drone Coalition. | Resource Types: Use Cases & Best Practices.
Mapping an Operating Gas Plant for Facility Localization
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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Brands: Energy Drone Coalition. | Resource Types: Use Cases & Best Practices.
Large Scale Industrial Surveying via Drone Photogrammetry
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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Brands: Energy Drone Coalition. | Resource Types: Use Cases & Best Practices.