IROS 2015 – The new research UAV AscTec Neo

28. September 2015

IROS 2015: Prospective authors are invited to submit high-quality papers representing original results in all areas of intelligent robot components, systems, and applications. Among many other exhibitors like BOSCH, CLEARPATH, DJI, Google, iRobot, KUKA and many technical universities and labs, Ascending Technologies will be exhibiting there … and present something spectacular: A brand new research UAV including a 360° depth [...]

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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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Back to the Future 9 – The Volocopter VC200

21. July 2015

Consequently, in Germany people with a private pilot licence will be able to fly e-volo’s Volocopter VC200 in the near future! Prototypes for the Volocopter VC200’s preliminary airworthiness certificate completed In the early months of 2015 e-volo and technology partner Ascending Technologies developed and built together two remote-controlled prototypes for the carrying out of static tests as well as tests [...]

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Advanced Drone Inspection & Surveying

20. July 2015

Onshore and offshore energy park operators profit from advanced aerial sensing technology. Call it multicopters, drones, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), remotely piloted aircraft systems (RPAS) or remotely operated aerial vehicles (ROAV) – those flying platforms offer great advantages like lower costs and safety improvement. Drone inspection – the much smarter solution Challenging industrial inspection projects like planning [...]

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Sky-Futures: First American RPAS Pilot Team

7. July 2015

Sky-Futures Approve First Batch of American RPAS Pilots and Inspection Engineers at UK Training Centre. UAV- / Drone-driven oil & gas inspections in the USA Sky-Futures, the global leader in Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Oil and Gas inspections has this week approved three new Remote Pilots, including the first two Sky-Futures USA Remote Pilots. Qualifications have also been awarded to [...]

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SENASA RPAS pilot training with AscTec Falcon 8

2. July 2015

SENASA successfully incorporated the AscTec Falcon 8 into an official pilot education and training programme. In cooperation with The Drone Institute a new course starts in July (from 16 to 18). Survey, inspection & remote sensing per RPAS To hold a Basic and Advanced RPAS Pilots theoretical knowledge Certificate or an acceptable license/degree under Article 50.5 of Law 18/2014 of [...]

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AscTec Falcon 8 @ FITIC 2015

30. June 2015

Ascending Technologies will be present with a stand at #FITIC2015 which takes place in Madrid 30th June – 2nd July. Organised by Science & Research Association APLIC (Asociación para la innovación científica, http://aplic.es/index.php/es/ ). RPAS for Civil Engineering, Mapping & Surveying applications This is the first Spanish congress specifically organized around the topic “RPAS for Civil Engineering and Mapping & [...]

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UAV inspection & survey of Germany’s highest dam

26. June 2015

Reservoirs and dams today are part of a complex water industry systems. Thorough maintenance and complex servicing operations are highly safety critical. Reservoirs’ providers maintain, preserve and manage reservoires and dams according to the directives of the Federal Water Act. However material and plant inspections are still quite expensive. We successfully tested latest UAV technology to support that work quite [...]

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Industrial & civil infrastructure inspection

3. June 2015

Using a micro-UAV, that’s mobile, precisely controllable and ready-to-takeoff can provide crucial information. An advanced platform like the AscTec Falcon 8 offers enormous potential for the complete industrial and civil infrastructure inspection sector. Industrial & civil inspection benefits by high-class sensors You inspect and monitor your oil and gas platforms, industrial assets, energy parks and utilities, transportation systems and traffic [...]

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