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CONSTRUCTION & INDUSTRIAL
 

PROFESSIONAL

SERVICES

UAV 

INSPECTION

MAPPING &

DATA ACQUISITION

PROGRESS

MONITORING

SAFE & LEGAL

OPERATIONS

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Insured

SmartDrones carries $3 million in liability insurance, which is 30 times the minimum amount previously required by Transport Canada.  

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Regulatory

Complaint

One of the additional unique services that is included in our pricing is ensuring regulatory compliance.  We are the only drone company in Canada that has an experienced regulatory lawyer on staff that looks after obtaining the necessary approvals. 

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Experienced

All of our pilots are fully trained, certified, and experienced in providing our inspection and progress monitoring services to numerous construction companies while maintaining our zero incident track-record.

UAV's WITH

LEADING EDGE

SAFTEY SYSTEMS

Our fleet of drones is equipped with the latest Ballistic Parachute Technology reducing risk and increasing the overall safety of our operations.

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SEE OUR SYSTEMS IN ACTION

 
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UAV INSPECTION

Avoid the risks involved with traditional methods of inspection by replacing the human risk factor with SmartDrones’ aerial inspection service.  Our drones are capable of inspecting dangerous or hard to reach areas much safer and more efficiently than the previous procedures.

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Our state of the art sensors allow us to capture high resolution imagery that can be used to examine critical details of infrastructure.

FASTER, SAFER, & CHEAPER
 

THAN TRADITIONAL METHODS 

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Significantly Reduced Human Risk 

> More Cost Effect Than Traditional Methods

Reduces Shutdown Times with Efficient Data Collection

> Perfect for Well Sites, Refineries, Transmission Lines, Pipelines, Ect

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Keep tabs on how your project is coming along with SmartDrones’ aerial progress monitoring services.  We can accommodate a variety of inspection schedules from weekly to quarterly.  Volume discounts are offered on projects that require a higher quantity of flights.

PROGRESS

MONITORING

0

Incidents in our operational history

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Our pilots and flight platforms are trained and equipped to conduct indoor operations safely and efficiently for any interior inspection or interior progress monitoring.

INDOOR

OPERATIONS

MONITOR ALL STAGES OF CONSTRUCTION 

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3,000,000+

Sq Ft. Of Interior

Inspection's Flown

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Our drone and camera systems are designed for long range transmission, making them perfect for acquiring footage of large scale linear developments.  We have experience gather inspection footage for various linear construction projects including pipeline & power lines ROW's, transportation projects. 

LINEAR PROJECTS

> PIPELINE ROWS         POWER LINES                          

TRANSPORTATION     CONSTRUCTION

Hompage header or Aerial Cinematography in Alberta, Calgary, Edmonton, Vancouver, BC, Canada

250 km+

of ROW Flown

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SmartDrones utilizes our aerial camera systems alongside photogrammetry techniques to create precise and measurable 3D maps and models.  These 3D models and maps of construction sites, landscapes, or structures are created using millions of data points that can be used to obtain accurate volumetric assessments and precise measurements.

MAPPING &

DATA ACQUISITION

GATHER ACCURATE 

ACTIONABLE DATA

Efficient Capture

Our drone are capable of rapidly gathering imagery from large areas. This allows us to efficiently map projects of all sizes.

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Precision

Our drone photogrammetry techniques utilizes the metadata from our drone’s GPS system and powerful computer hardware to create 3D models and maps with an accuracy of 1-3cm GSD. (Ground Sample Distance)

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Measurable

The precise data captured in our 3D models allows us to provide measurements of height, distance, and volume.  Being able to take these measurements anywhere within our models makes them perfect for volumetric surveying and serving as a record for potential disputes in the construction process..

Click and drag the slider on the centre of the image below to view the millions of data points used to create our measurable 3D maps and models.

DATA RICH 3D MODELS

Easily export digital maps and 3D models to industry-compatible formats for further analysis or reporting.

> Full-Color Point Cloud (.las, .laz, .ply, .xyz)

> Orthomosaic (GeoTiff, .tif, .kml)

> Contour Lines (.shp, .dxf, .pdf)

> DSM- Digital Surface Model (GeoTiff, .tif, .xyz, .las, .laz) 

> 3D Textured Mesh (.ply, .fbx, .dxf, .obj, .pdf)

> Index Maps (GeoTiff, .tif, .shp)

UAV's PROVIDE AN EFFECTIVE METHOD TO INSPECT LARGE SCALE LINEAR-DEVELOPMENTS.

SmartDrones is experienced in filming vast stretches of linear projects throughout their various stages of construction .  Whether it is for planning, inspections, or litigation, SmartDrones can perform footage and imagery as a cost-effective alternative to the traditional means via a helicopter inspection.

Long Range Flights 

> Faster Than Ground Inspections

More Cost Effective than Manned Aircraft

> Ability to Zoom on Particular Features 

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