How UAVs & LiDAR can save your construction project money

2017-01-24T10:50:45+00:00 January 19, 2017|Construction, Tips, UAV|

Annie Norris  of Skyward Drone Ops Consultant Skyward wrote this great article on effective cost savings when utilizing UAV technology on construction sites.

UAV and LiDAR technology will not quite yet eliminate the need for actual surveying, however using UAVs as a supplement to construction operations proves to be a a cost effective and safety elevating tool. Whether you’re surveying the top of a high rise in the works with realtime, HD-video downlink, measuring the ground for land leveling, generating thermal scans for optimal insulation, or creating VR panoramic views from the yet-to-be-built penthouse for marketing reasons – the applications are endless.