Drone / UAS-based industrial asset inspection

10. March 2015

Sky-Futures work globally inspecting onshore and offshore assets within the oil and gas industry using UAS (Unmanned Aircraft System) technology where access is difficult and dangerous. There the AscTec Falcon 8 can realise its potential. UAS inspections capture high definition imagery detailing the condition of assets from vantage points previously seen as too difficult or awkward to reach by traditional [...]

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Real UAV / Drone Benefits for Energy Sector & Industry

27. February 2015

Since Remotely Operated Aerial Vehicles (ROAVs), otherwise known as UAVs or drones, were first deployed in the North Sea four years ago by global innovator, Cyberhawk, an inspection revolution has been bubbling away. Today the complete energy sector and industry can tell from real UAV / drone benefits. Increasing demand for inspections in many industries and too much auspicious advantages [...]

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Costa Concordia Parbuckling Project calls on Cyberhawk expertise

28. January 2015

In the month of the third anniversary of the Costa Concordia cruise ship tragically running aground off the coast of Italy’s Giglio island (13th January 2012), Cyberhawk’s Founder, Malcolm Connolly, reflects on the company’s involvement in salvaging the wreckage of the cruise ship. “Cyberhawk was commissioned in September 2013 as part of the parbuckling project of the Costa Concordia to [...]

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Cyberhawk’s Offshore ROAV Oil and Gas Inspection Video

16. January 2015

Cyberhawk’s latest Offshore Oil and Gas Inspection video shows how far we have taken this technology and what the major benefits of using an ROAV are to the asset owner. The capability to deploy Cyberhawk’s Remotely Operated Aerial Vehicle from anywhere on an offshore installation; or from a nearby vessel/barge means the ROAV inspection scope is not affected by possible [...]

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AscTec Professional Line – new catalogue!

6. November 2014

AscTec Professional Line Catalogue 2015 AscTec Falcon 8 + AscTec Trinity – A new era of flight control: AscTec Trinity is the first fully adaptive UAV control unit (autopilot) with up to 3 levels of redundancy for multi-rotor flight systems. Learn more reading the new catalogue of the AscTec Professional Line. Using the AscTec Trinity, the AscTec Falcon 8 Octocopter [...]

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Dogger Bank – successful UAV inspection!

13. October 2014

Sky-Futures completed a successful UAV inspection of a meteorological mast in the North Sea for client Forewind. It was the first time Sky-Futures had been commissioned to inspect met masts, and gave them the chance to further prove their support vessel UAV inspection skills. Takeoff, control and landing of the AscTec Falcon 8 were performed offshore from the boat. It took place [...]

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Professional UAV

11. June 2014

/// For professional UAV users and experts we offer: The AscTec Falcon 8 with AscTec Trinity technology is the most advanced multicopter for professional aerial imaging in full-HD quality. Our inertial guidance system is unrivalled. Rely on a well-proven and tested multirotor flight system for aerial imaging, industrial inspection, surveying, mapping and monitoring. Now available including new 3x safe autopilot [...]

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HMI 2014 – review

15. April 2014

For Ascending Technologies the HMI was a great success. “We wanted to perform live and show the magnificent flight characteristics of the AscTec Falcon 8 in an outdoor flight show. And it really did work very well. The response was great.” Says Daniel Gurdan, one of the CEOs. In accordance to the motto “Industry 4.0” we celebrated the exhibition premiere [...]

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