DRONES Archive

BIM from a distance

Earth observation holds huge potential for surveying.

New services from Apex Surveys

Apex are branching out in the services they offer clients.

Flying high

The SCSI has funded research into the accuracy of drone-collected survey data. PETER KINGHAN reports.

Ubiquitous UAVs

Dr Eugene McGovern talks us through the use of UAVs in surveying. Remote-control model aircrafts are familiar to most and have been around for years. ‘Drones’ are a modern, and technologically sophisticated, form of remote-control model aircraft. Most of us associate drones with the large pilotless aircraft