UAV Technology in Mining - Supporting Affordable, Accurate, 3D Volume Measurements

UAV Technology Supporting Affordable, Accurate, 3D Volume Measurements

According to UAV software creator, Pix4D, an estimated half of the mining companies have enlisted the use of UAV technology to provide fast, accurate measurements. This from the company, “Nearly half of the biggest mining companies include Pix4Dmapper in their workflow, providing 2~5% of accuracy for their stockpile volume measurement.” Indeed more validation for our […]

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Why LiDAR? Reasons to Consider LiDAR, UAV Data Capture, and Suggested LiDAR Software Solutions

LiDAR data, you may be working with it or perhaps you’ve been thinking about it. The major factors which drive the LiDAR market are a rise in encouragement from the governments and institutes for the adoption of LiDAR, increasing application of LiDAR in engineering projects, and technological superiority of LiDAR technology. And get this, the […]

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President Announces Drone / UAV Integration Pilot Program to Accelerate Integration of UAS into national airspace

Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Integration Pilot Program to accelerate the safe integration of UAS into national airspace  – In an official announcement this week from Washington D.C., the FAA has shared that President Donald J. Trump directed U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao today to launch an initiative to safely test and validate advanced […]

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