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Drones for Good 2.0 — How WeRobotics is Redefining the Use of Unmanned Systems in Developing Countries

Robotics undoubtedly has the potential to improve lives in the developing world. However, with limited budgets and expertise on the ground, putting this technology in place is no small task. Step forwards WeRobotics, a new Swiss/American NGO dedicated to meeting this goal through the creation of in-country ‘flying labs’. Co-founder…

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Building the Future of Quarry Monitoring (Case Study)

In senseFly’s latest case study, we learn how French quarry operator, Groupe CB, turned to drone data analytics expert Redbird (recently acquired by Airware) to provide accurate, cloud-based geospatial data across nine of its sites. This new, aerial approach led to: A major improvement in on-site safety A five-fold reduction in survey…

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Ask The Operators — A Survey Drone Q&A (Part 1)

During senseFly’s recent Drone Surveying 101 webinar, we dedicated more than 20 minutes to an open Q&A session on using survey drone technology, with the answers supplied largely by our two client presenters: Marc Cañas of Jacobs and Aidan O’Connor of ASM Ireland. This article details their responses in full,…

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Talking eBee Plus With The Team Behind senseFly’s New Photogrammetry UAV

Earlier this month, at INTERGEO 2016 in Hamburg, senseFly announced its new fixed-wing UAV (or drone/UAS) for surveying and geospatial applications, called the eBee Plus. So what’s new about this automated photogrammetry system? And why is senseFly’s geospatial team so excited about its potential to drive professional drone use forwards? Waypoint…

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How Agriculture Drones & Expert Analysis Helped 300 Farmers to Boost Crop Yields by 10% (Case Study)

OCEALIA Group is a pioneering French farming cooperative. Since 2015 it has employed senseFly agriculture drones and AIRINOV’s agronomy expertise to more accurately assess and treat over 300 of its members’ crops. The result: a 10% average increase in crop yields. In our latest senseFly case study, we talk in-depth with OCEALIA and…

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