Extracting value – using drones to survey quarries

Aidan O’Connor, the managing director of ASM Ireland, is one of the country’s most knowledgeable commercial drone operators, with particularly extensive experience in the field of quarry surveying. Waypoint caught up with Aidan to blast through the benefits of using drones over terrestrial instruments and to drill down into the different ways drone data can benefit quarry operators.

Read the interview on the WayPoint blog.

UAVs are great – but which one’s for you?

From stockpile inventory management to volume measurements planning and assets inspections to topographical mapping, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) are changing the way we work. By observing from above, UAVs can get more accurate results, and keep people out of harm’s way. There are many UAVs available, so how do you know which one is right for you and your needs?

Answer a few simple questions, created by our partner company UPG, to help narrow down your options and choose the right UAV for your needs.