Topcon @bauma: Digital Construction 4.0

13. April 2016

“Digital Construction 4.0 – the next generation in construction” – this is motto under which Topcon is presenting itself as one of the prime providers offering visions and infrastructure construction solutions at the bauma 2016 in Munich. Industry has evolved and moved from one generation to next with improvements in processes, practices, capabilities and value. Industry 4.0, the fourth industrial [...]

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Bridge Inspection with Drone / UAV / UAS

11. February 2016

Bridge Inspection with Drone: Bridge inspections are benefitting by a drone-driven building stock classification system. Unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), also called drones and UAVs, create detailed and precise orthophotographs, 3D scale models, and frequently monitor structures for deformation. Bridge inspection – from report to report Usually a bridge inspection begins with the review of the previously done bridge inspection reports. [...]

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Drones for the Inspection of Construction Works

15. January 2016

You can use high-tech drones for the inspection of roofs, construction works and energy efficiency. The deployment of flying robots (drones / UAVs) will reinforce the construction industry. Drones can provide essential information quite quickly on demand for: condition assessment, damage detection, energy efficiency controls of roofs, facades and buildings in general. Inspect and survey from all perspectives The Dach+Holz [...]

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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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Future Aerial: World’s first Drone Operation Network DON™

2. December 2015

Future Aerial launches world’s first Drone Operations Network DON™. Future Aerial Innovations today announces the launch of its DON™ model, the world’s first Drone Operations Network. The operations model coupled with Future Drone Cloud™, its cloud based technology, enables any commercial business in any sector to commission multiple fleets of drones at any one time. The Drone Operation Network With [...]

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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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UAS Surveying: Surveying Made Easy!

14. September 2015

Now available: New AscTec Professional Line catalogue! Explore impressive enhancements in any UAS application due to AscTec Trinity. Such as easy surveying made possible by the new Quick Survey function. Simply enter required parameters via Mobile Ground Station to perform land surveying at the site – without PC support. Order the Topcon Falcon 8, powered by Ascending Technologies from our [...]

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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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Topcon announces partnership with Ascending Technologies for UAS worldwide distribution

31. July 2015

Krailling, Munich, Germany – Topcon Positioning Group announces a worldwide distribution partnership with Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) provider Ascending Technologies. The agreement gives Topcon exclusivity for the global distribution of the AscTec®Falcon 8 rotary-wing model, the GeoEXPERT and the InspectionPRO sensing and feature packages. “We are excited to add the brand new Topcon Falcon 8, powered by Ascending Technologies, to [...]

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UAV- / Drone-based surveying of castles

12. July 2015

Heritage monument & structural inspection per civil drone Heritage monument preservation with the help of high-tech instruments: For the survey and inspection of heritage monuments and constructions like castles it is becoming increasingly common for engineers to rely on aerial support. Professional unmanned sensing flight platforms like the AscTec Falcon 8 function as precision tool for the generation of detailed [...]

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