From measuring cut and fill volumes to conducting precise pre- and as-built surveys, construction drones are being put to work across the industry.
How drones helped GRAHAM Construction slash survey costs
GRAHAM Construction took to the skies to optimise the efficiency of its new large road contract and to improve the safety of its quarry surveys.Read
Right on track – surveying a Californian high-speed rail route using an eBee RTK
J.L. Patterson & Associates surveyed a 30-mile rail corridor with an eBee RTK. Its team reported “phenomenal” data accuracy, completed the job in a quarter of the time of terrestrial surveying, and at half the cost of manned aerial services.Read
On target – drone surveying the construction of a shooting sports complex
The Municipal District of Taber employed Ventus Geospatial to provide its survey data for a new shooting facility construction. Ventus’ eBee drone achieved low GSDs and remarkable vertical accuracy, more quickly than conventional surveying could achieve.Read