Murphy Surveys / MurphyUAV: “Efficiency of fixed wing”

15. April 2016

The UAS drone Topcon Falcon 8, powered by Ascending Technologies, has landed at Murphy Surveys / MurphyUAV. The highly experienced global consulting surveyors have already worked with fixed wing UAS for years. Yet the VTOL’s efficiency turned out to be more flexible and profitable in many surveying areas. The UAV key to emerging markets MurphyUAV, a division of Murphy Surveys, [...]

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Agisoft PhotoScan: Benefit from latest version 1.2.0

4. December 2015

New Agisoft PhotoScan version 1.2.0 out now. For all customers with a valid licence key can upgrade for free. Ascending Technologies recommends to update soon to profit from diverse improvements. Besides Topcon and Agisoft sign a partnership agreement for UAS photogrammetric software to improve the processing of Topcon Falcon 8 and Sirius Pro generated data and to further expand the [...]

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Excellent HR Aerial Imaging by PHT Airpicture

28. October 2015

PHT Airpicture was founded in 2010 by Peter Smiatek and Helmut Himmighofen. The enterprise rapidly grew to a promising company and established itself on the European market as essential service provider for drone-based aerial imaging in high quality. Air pictures and more – exploit the drone potential as a team So PHT Airpicture provided not only high-quality aerial imaging services [...]

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Ascending Technologies @ INTERGEO

3. September 2015

AscTec Falcon 8 + AscTec Trinity @ INTERGEO: UAS developer Ascending Technologies will be at the exhibition for geodesy, geo information and management in Stuttgart from 15.–17.9.2015. We are looking forward to meeting you there and discussing new possibilities in embedded technology with you in person. Ascending Technologies will introduce some newly developed features and payloads for the AscTec Falcon [...]

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3D Laser Scanning & UAV Photogrammetry

11. June 2015

2D equalisation & vectorisation of measured data Traditional photogrammetry includes two-dimensional equalisation of digital image data. But conventional vectorisation of georeferenced imagery is quite time-consuming. By the use of high-resolution aerial imaging you achieve the required level of detail. At the same time position accuracy established by a high-tech UAV like the AscTec Falcon 8 provides precise measurement. On the [...]

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GMTIB – Professional UAV- / drone-based bridge inspection

15. May 2015

Bridge inspection per UAV / Drone: The specialised boutique consulting firms BACH+BACH and Guido Morgenthal Technologien im Bauwesen (GMTIB) using the AscTec Falcon 8 to inspect the Anna-Ebert-Bridge in Magdeburg, Germany. Photo: Christina Bendigs (Volksstimme.de) Structural engineering meets high-tech UAV / drone Of course our customers know the efficiency and further unmatched characteristics of our professional unmanned sensing flight platform AscTec Falcon 8. Yet the public tend [...]

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UAV survey by Archéotech SA – Abbaye de Saint-Maurice, Valais, Switzerland

23. January 2015

The Swiss UAV survey and 3D measurement provider Archéotech is specialized on critical advances in the field of archeology and the preservation of national heritage monuments and artifacts. For site topography in complex environments the company uses aerial or terrestrial measurements, with or without dense vegetation, their 3D laser digitization guarantees unprecedented results never before attained. One great project of the [...]

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UAV Structural Monitoring “Schiefer Turm”

7. November 2014

Historical structures suffer from changing environmental conditions resulting in damages. Thus careful monitoring and planning is required to protect those structures and to choose the right conservation measures. Visual inspections of historical structures are very costly and require technical, logistical and personnel resources. In particular, hard-to-reach places require expensive equipment, scaffolding und qualified personnel. For this exact reason we have [...]

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INTERGEO 2014: UAVs taking over the survey industry

8. October 2014

Jan Stumpf in an interview with Denise Wenzel, INTERGEO News. Berlin, Intergeo 2014. Jan Stumpf, CEO, Ascending Technologies and Denise Wenzel from INTERGEO News are talking about UAV’s huge future in surveying applications. One highlight of this year’s Conference and Trade Fair for Geodesy, Geoinformation and Land Management is the flight zone in the Sommergarten. There you can experience live [...]

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Cooperation with Agisoft for Agisoft PhotoScan Software

4. September 2013

From now on we officially are re-seller of the off-the-shelf photogrammetric kit for automatic generation of textured polygonal models, high resolution georeferenced orthophotos and exceptionally detailed DSMs from still images. Details about the software: http://www.asctec.de/downloads/public/press/Agisoft-PhotoScan.pdf Ask our support for an offer. About Agisoft PhotoScan: Agisoft PhotoScan Pro by AgiSoft LLC Agisoft PhotoScan Pro allows to generate high resolution georeferenced orthophotos [...]

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