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Drone Uses at Solid Waste Disposal Facilities

Drone flights over solid waste landfill sites are fast becoming accepted as an efficient way to conduct surveys over terrain that is often difficult and/or dangerous to navigate on foot. Couple this with the fact that you can put a drone in the sky for a lot less of ...

2020-06-27T10:21:56+00:00June 2nd, 2020|Aerial Inspection and Survey, Aerial Thermal Imaging|

Old 1950 Landfill Site Thermal Imaging Inspection

The build-up of gases such as methane in landfill sites is a common problem for councils & landowners, particularly if the land is identified for development. Drilling boreholes to relieve the gas build-up, along with 'flash burning' the methane is a significant undertaking, so the identification of the heat ...

2020-06-03T17:14:11+00:00May 2nd, 2020|Aerial Inspection and Survey, Aerial Thermal Imaging|

Waste Management and Drones

Thermal Imaging is still expanding into it's full potential in the management of waste at landfill sites and waste disposal facilities.   Some of the areas that drones are providing an invaluable service include... Monitoring the temperature of piping and equipment Measuring the surface temperature of soil ...

2019-01-29T15:37:53+00:00March 21st, 2017|Aerial Inspection and Survey|

Drone Media Imaging and Solid Waste Landfill Sites

The potential of drones as a tool in the solid waste industry is still being realised but one of the most common uses is to conduct aerial surveys featuring both still images and videography.  The ability of an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) to access areas that would be difficult ...

2020-01-27T17:59:56+00:00March 17th, 2017|Aerial Inspection and Survey|

Drone Environmental Thermal Imaging for Solid Waste Landfill Sites

The Solid Waste Landfilling (SWL) holds a high risk of fire emergencies and represents hazards to people and to the environment mainly due to sub-products, odours and volatile and non-volatile compounds from the immense heat caused by decaying solid matter. Using ...

2020-01-17T15:31:23+00:00March 9th, 2017|Aerial Inspection and Survey, Aerial Thermal Imaging|