UAV

Infrastructure Broadcast (Drones, Funding and More)

Infrastructure Broadcast (Drones, Funding and More)

This Infrastructure-themed GeoSpatial Stream broadcast discusses how drone/UAS/UAV technology is being adopted in infrastructure projects worldwide; state transportation funding; the development of transparent wood; industry news from CINTEC, Trimble, IMAGINiT, SmarterBetterCities and Siteco; a video from the Construction Climate Talks series; and more.

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Building Drones for Construction, Surveying and Mining Applications

Building Drones for Construction, Surveying and Mining Applications

The V1 Video team spoke to Paul Doersch, founder and CEO of Kespry. We talked about his company’s workflows specific to automating the collection of aerial survey information, including the measurement of aggregate stockpiles and mining resources.

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Measuring Volumes with Maps Made Easy Volumetrics Tool

Measuring Volumes with Maps Made Easy Volumetrics Tool

Maps Made Easy allows users to upload images taken from their drone to create high resolution orthophoto maps and 3D models. These models can be used to measure the volume of dirt stock piles, the amount of dirt removed from a hole or check the flatness of an area. The tool is completely web-based and there is no software to ...

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Adapting Thermal Sensors for the Small-UAS Market

Adapting Thermal Sensors for the Small-UAS Market

The V1 Video team spoke to Bruce Cumming, marketing director for emerging products at FLIR Systems, about the company’s legacy of thermal infrared imaging and its use on unmanned aircraft systems. Thermography has been used in commercial workflows for building inspection, oil and gas, electric utilities, solar energy, and more. The flexibility of UAS aerial platforms has the potential to ...

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Making a Marketplace for UAS Data Management and Analysis

Making a Marketplace for UAS Data Management and Analysis

The V1 Video team spoke with Thomas Haun, vice president of strategy and globalization at PrecisionHawk, at the recent Commercial UAV Expo. PrecisionHawk has developed a fixed-wing UAS as well as an online data management and analysis platform to help data collectors provide insight. We talked about the agriculture market, the flexibility of using different sensor payloads and acting on ...

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Using Drones to Provide Insight for Disaster Recovery

Using Drones to Provide Insight for Disaster Recovery

The V1 Video team spoke to Patrick Meier at the Commercial UAV Expo. Meier is a thought leader on humanitarian technology and innovation as well as founder of the Humanitarian UAV Network (UAViators), which has worked in the Philippines to help in the recovery of Cyclone Pam and in Nepal for response to the recent earthquake. We talked about the ...

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Maps Made Easy : Host your drones images

Maps Made Easy : Host your drones images

Maps Made Easy is a fully online map processing and hosting. You take the images using your drone and it handle all the processing and hosting of the maps. This is a brief introduction to the various parts of the website with narrated descriptions and explanations. This is a general intro to a couple of the more self-explanatory areas of the ...

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3D Street Map Modelling Using 50 Aerial Photos

3D Street Map Modelling Using 50 Aerial Photos

3D rendering of a street in Stony Plain, Alberta using a DJI Phantom 2 Vision Plus UAV. This 3D model was rendered from just 50 photos taken with our drone. Visit https://aerialvideopros.ca for more information regarding our Aerial Media Services. Aerial Video locations: Stony Plain, Alberta Canada Video Equipment (Drone): DJI Phantom Vision Plus V3

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2016 best precision agriculture drone from top agricultural drone manufacturers

2016 best precision agriculture drone from top agricultural drone manufacturers

In South Korea, China, Chile, Australia and many other countries, as a result of urbanization, the number of people interested in agriculture keeps decreasing. Traditional agricultural spraying still requires manual operations with high labor intensity, low pesticide efficiency (reach), and high pesticide poisoning threat to the workers. Making full use of the years of experience in UAV tech, MMC launches ...

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UAS Applications: Learn how “drone” derived data is transformational by reviewing a

UAS Applications: Learn how “drone” derived data is transformational by reviewing a

Jarlath O’Neil-Dunne (UVM Spatial Lab) and Jon Budreski (AirShark) will present applications where small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) have been utilized for image and data collection. From inspecting solar farms and bridges to creating GIS and outputs you can learn how this technology is becoming not only more common but very critical. At the end of the presentation you will ...

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