Eni´s Drone Technology Win

14. March 2017

Eni established a 3 year contract for the aerial inspection of their global assets with Sky-Futures (a London based-drone service provider flying with the AscTec Falcon 8). The high-tech approach towards inspections follows a type of revolution for Eni. Over the last two years prices for oil have dropped, along with cut dividends and job losses. Amid an environment of [...]

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Sky-Futures Signs First Global Aerial Inspection Contract with Eni

15. February 2017

Sky-Futures will deploy drones at Eni facilities as part of a three-year global contract, established February 14th, 2017. The global contract is the first of its kind between a gas and oil company, and a drone- based service provider. The contract signals a change to the approach of safety and inspection on behalf of the gas and oil industry. Eni, [...]

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‘Starbright Holidays’ Drone Show

20. November 2016

With new ‘Starbright Holidays’ Drone Show Intel & Disney light up the sky over Walt Disney World Resort. Intel and Walt Disney Parks and Resorts are collaborating on an innovative new holiday experience that will take place at the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida over the holiday season. Using all-new Intel® Shooting Star™ drones, the “Starbright Holidays – An [...]

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500 Drones to Set Record

5. November 2016

With a fleet of 500 drones Intel engineers set a new world record, less than a year after setting the Guinness World Records title for 100 drones flying simultaneously. The unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) are specifically designed for light shows. The fall-colored sunset darkened above Krailling, Germany as thousands of tiny propellers began spinning in unison in a field. The [...]

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Intel Announces Intel Falcon 8+ UAS

11. October 2016

Intel Announces Intel Falcon 8+ UAS. Today, at the 2016 INTERGEO drone conference in Hamburg, Germany, Intel is building on the AscTec Falcon 8 system and announcing the release of the Intel Falcon 8+ for North American markets. This advanced system includes the Intel Falcon 8+ UAV, Intel Cockpit for ground control, as well as the Intel Powerpack to power [...]

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Intel @ INTERGEO Hamburg 2016

10. October 2016

The revolution will be airborne. Ascending Technologies | Part of Intel will deliver a press conference at this year’s INTERGEO in Hamburg (October 11th to 13th, 2016). On Tuesday, October 11th, 2016 (1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m., room A4.2, hall A4, INTERGEO fairground) the company will present new dedicated solutions, developed for challenging drone applications, and provide a first look [...]

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AscTec Falcon 8 drones @ the White House

4. August 2016

The use & benefits of UAS like the AscTec Falcon 8 drones have been discussed broadly at the White House: Within a workshop sponsored by the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) Brian Krzanich, chief executive officer of Intel Corporation, spoke on the subject of drones and the future of aviation. The White House Office of Science [...]

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Intel & Airbus Demo Drone Inspection Of Passenger Airliners

15. July 2016

A team from Intel and Airbus demonstrated an aircraft visual inspection with a modified AscTec Falcon 8 with Intel® RealSense™ cameras. The demo took place during this week’s Farnborough International Airshow in England on an Airbus passenger airliner. “This collaboration and demo with Airbus showcases the advancements and innovation Intel brings to the drone industry,” said Anil Nanduri, vice president [...]

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RPAS Portal by RUAS

11. May 2016

RUAS (former Resource Group), a UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) National Qualified Entity (NQE) training organisation successfully launched its RPAS Portal past year to enhance and streamline worldwide RPAS operations. Cloud-based RPAS Portal support RPAS pilots & operators The RPAS Portal is an integrated, web-based, software solution created to streamline the day to day activities of RPAS pilots and operators. [...]

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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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