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17 12, 2018

Drones and Construction Projects

By |December 17th, 2018|Categories: General |Tags: |Comments Off on Drones and Construction Projects

Drones use in Construction ProjectsIn a recent study in the US, one of the biggest potential areas where drones are predicted to be deployed is in the construction industry and there’s no reason to think that the UK market will operate any differently.From Survey to ConstructionBefore any project starts, a land survey is an essential first step. Drones can accomplish this faster and more simply than a ground based team which is an immediate cost saving.  Add to this, the ability of a UAV to create a detailed map either in 2D or 3D and you already have a considerable advantage. [...]

10 12, 2018

CAA Begin their Drone Consultation

By |December 10th, 2018|Categories: CAA News |Tags: |Comments Off on CAA Begin their Drone Consultation

CAA Drone ConsultationThe 30th May 2018 saw the government’s announcement that further drone laws were being introduced as part of their ‘ Industrial Strategy: the Grand Challenges ’  initiative designed to take drones safely forward into the UK’s future.These laws will affect all drone users (flying craft over 250g which includes the DJI Spark) from the casual hobbyist to the full time commercial pilot but the good news is that we all have time to prepare.The CAA have just launched their own consultation survey to allow them to build the necessary systems and [...]

1 12, 2018

A Pre Winter Drone Home Inspection

By |December 1st, 2018|Categories: Inspections & Surveys |Tags: |Comments Off on A Pre Winter Drone Home Inspection

Drone Home Inspection service With winter fast approaching, it is time for all of us here across the UK to think about getting our homes ready for the battering of the season. Sometimes, prevention is better than cure but the cost and inconvenience of a traditional roof inspection can mean that we put it off and simply hope for the best.Book online - HEREThis means that damage can occur to the outside of our properties which we don’t know about until that damage can be seen on the interior – more expensive to fix and more inconvenience all round.Scaffolding or elevated platforms [...]

16 02, 2018

Drone Survey Costs 2021

By |February 16th, 2018|Categories: News |Tags: |Comments Off on Drone Survey Costs 2021

How much will a Drone Survey Cost?A common question asked is, how much will a drone survey cost me? This article will break down the costs associated with commissioning a drone survey and clear up some common misconceptions about hiring a drone operator to complete aerial inspection and survey requests.Drones are revolutionising the way surveys are carried out. They are used in everything from town planning and major construction projects down to individual roof inspections of a single property.The advantages of a drone survey include –Aerial views can take in the whole picture – [...]

27 02, 2016

Church Spire Inspection & Maintenance

By |February 27th, 2016|Categories: News |Tags: |Comments Off on Church Spire Inspection & Maintenance

Drone Hire Saves Cathedral ThousandsNationwide Church Spire Inspection ServiceThey hired a Drone and saved the Cathedral trust thousandsFor the first time in its history Chichester Cathedral in West Sussex has used an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV), more commonly known as a drone, to carry out an important aerial survey on the spire of the Cathedral in Chichester.Back in October 2014 the spire suffered a direct lightning strike. This made it important to carry out a close aerial inspection of the stonework to check for any damage.  The cost of employing the services of a drone he [...]