Night-time LiDAR inspection proven feasible by Hepta Airborne

Night-time LiDAR inspection of storm damage proven feasible by Hepta Airborne  A unique pilot project in Finland by Hepta Airborne, Suur-Savon Sähko, Järvi-Suomen Energia, and ESRI Finland proved the detection of storm damage at night feasible through the use of drones with LiDAR sensors.  Tallinn, April 29, 2021 – Kilometers of overhead power lines were scanned by Hepta Airborne – […]

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Truly Autonomous Inspection of Industrial Sites

Percepto secures $45 Million investment led by Koch Disruptive Technologies to Deliver Truly Autonomous Inspection of Industrial Sites  -Launches Autonomous Inspection and Monitoring (AIM) platform harnessing third party remote robotics – Debuts Boston Dynamics’ Spot® as the first robot to be integrated with AIM alongside Percepto’s Sparrow Drone  Modi’in, Israel, November 24th 2020, Percepto, pioneering autonomous inspection by industrial robotics, today announced […]

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BVLOS Drone Flights Improve Operational Economics

photo of drone BVLOS are The Missing Element

The number one issue holding back the drone industry is the inability, in general to fly beyond visual line of sight – BVLOS.  The following is an excerpt from The Economics of BVLOS, a whitepaper—written in partnership with Skylogic Research—that compares traditional inspection methods with VLOS and BVLOS drone operations on the basis of cost, safety, data quality, and time-to-value. […]

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