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AIRBORNE DRONES REPORTS ON: “DRONES ARE BECOMING THE OIL INDUSTRY’S GUARDIAN ANGELS”
Drones in the oil industry: AS PETROLEUM HAS BECOME HARDER TO FIND, IT’S BECOME INCREASINGLY COSTLY AND DANGEROUS TO EXTRACT. COULD AERIAL DATA-COLLECTION BOTS CREATE A NEW BOOM IN FOSSIL FUELS? Oil and gas exploration has always moved at the speed of the equipment—glacially. Productive job sites quickly get clogged with fleets of massive trucks, cranes,…
AIRBORNE DRONES REPORTS ON: “DRONES AND DATA COULD DOMINATE FUTURE OIL FIELDS”
AIRBORNE DRONES REPORTS ON: “DRONES AND DATA COULD DOMINATE FUTURE OIL FIELDS” BIGGEST SECOND QUARTER LOSSES OF 2015 BP LOST $6.3 BILLION A pump collects data about the oil it is hauling to the surface and re-configures its operations to handle the crude more efficiently. A roughneck tripped up by a repair job logs into…
AIRBORNE DRONES REPORTS ON :”DRONES MAKE THE WORLD BETTER”
It’s a tried-and-true formula that bad news sells. And for drone enthusiasts, we only have to flip through a few online channels to find articles involving UAV controversy – be it government bans or drone shooters. But these headline-grabbing reports shouldn’t discourage the drone lover. Like any new technology, drones are going through the “Frankenstein” stage – people…
AIRBORNE DRONES REPORTS ON “HOW DRONES CAN KEEP YOUR CONSTRUCTION PROJECT ON SCHEDULE”
AIRBORNE DRONES REPORTS ON “HOW DRONES CAN KEEP YOUR CONSTRUCTION PROJECT ON SCHEDULE”   The process of constructing a building is like baking a cake on a reality TV show – everybody knows what it’s supposed to look like at the end, but with so many people involved, it takes can be an arduous process ensuring the finished…
AIRBORNE DRONES DESCRIBES: “DRONES AND THE ‘SMART CITY!”
Drones and the smart city.   Case study Wisconsin police recently reported that with the help of their search and rescue drone, they captured a robbery suspect that was evading police. Amidst all the negative publicity surrounding drones and UAVs that has matriculated in the news recently. In a “smart city” concept, a city will…
AIRBORNE DRONES REPORTS ON: “DRONES, SATELLITES, AND MATHS TAKE DOWN POACHERS IN SOUTH AFRICA”
Drones and poachers.   In 2014, 1,215 rhinos were killed in South Africa for their horns, which end up in Asia as supposed cures for a variety of ailments. An estimated 30,000 African elephants were slaughtered last year for their tusks to be turned into trinkets. The world loses three rhinos a day and an elephant every 15 minutes. Simply…