CyPhy Works and Pilot Thomas Logistics are working together to bring innovative technology to the oil and gas industry.

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CyPhy Works, Inc. and Pilot Thomas Logistics have come together to provide Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) aka Drone services to customers in the oil and gas industry using CyPhy’s Persistent Aerial Reconnaissance and Communications (PARC) system, the leading persistent drone with recorded flights of 200+ hours. Continue reading

SkySpecs Collaborates with Siemens Wind Power for Use of Automated Drone Technology in Offshore Turbine Inspections

SkySpecs is a fully automated technology solution for all assets with expertise in wind turbine blade inspections.

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Feb. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Siemens is collaborating with US-based company SkySpecs to deploy automated drone technology for onshore and offshore wind turbine inspections. The goal of the collaboration is to develop a push-button inspection system that is faster, repeatable and more efficient than existing methods. Siemens is involving its Wind Power business and its next47 venture unit, which was established in October 2016, to accelerate the development of new technologies. SkySpecs was founded in 2012 and is the first company to successfully demonstrate fully autonomous wind turbine inspections. Continue reading