Drone Mapping is Here to Stay. Here’s Why.
Mapping out large areas is traditionally adapted for manned aviation. But what happens when a project concerns a smaller scale? How do you map out a smaller area without spending a lot of resources? That was the basis for this Geovekst forum project The project area was set to Hommersåk, Sandnes. The activity ahead was…Read More
Custom FX8 for Automated Inspection of a Statnett Transformer Station
The project was a collaborative project between Statnett and KVS Technology, Nordic Unmanned and SINTEF and consistsed of 7 work packages / sub-projects: 1. Requirement specification2. Communication and control3. Unmanned Aerial System (UAS)4. Navigation and sensing5. Drone hangar6. Control room7. Testing and demonstration The project started in 2017 and was completed in summer 2019. Read…Read More
Orthophotos makes for better planning of construction sites
A real estate project where the client is Paradis Boligutvikling 1 AS and Kruse Smith Entreprenør AS are the general contractor. They are building 7 blocks/large houses with a total of 133 apartments, including a large underground parking garage. Orthophoto was wanted to get an overview of the construction site. The job was to update…Read More