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Microdrones Rolls out Integrated Solution for Drone-Based Methane Detection

Microdrones has released a drone-based methane-detection solution, the mdTector1000 CH4, which comes with a Pergam gas sensor mounted on the Microdrones md4-1000 unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). According to the company, the mdTector1000 CH4 can be used for applications such as … Continue reading

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NY Deploys Drones In Woods, Beaches To Protect Environment

Unmanned drones are helping New York state environmental workers respond to oil spills and discover remote bat hibernation sites. The Department of Environmental Conservation said Monday they have 22 unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones, deployed around the state. Officials say … Continue reading

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UAV-Mounted Laser Helps Detect Gas Leaks in Hurricane Area

In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, Heath Consultants Inc. and Physical Sciences Inc. (PSI) recently demonstrated the usefulness of drone-mounted, laser-based leak detection for emergency response. The remote methane leak detector unmanned aerial vehicle (RMLD-UAV) was deployed to inspect underground … Continue reading

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Honeywell and Intel launch drone industrial inspection service

The new service can also be used for routine inspections, such as inspecting high power lines or pipelines that are leaking, Brown said. “We can use drones to get high up for close up inspections with skilled utility workers still … Continue reading

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