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KBR
Bridge Inspection

Brief

Detailed video inspection of the underside of the bridges in hard to reach areas without fall protection or scaffolding. KBR required high-resolution images/videos of the structures, cross beams and surface conditions.

The challenge

  • Flying in tight spots in low light conditions, not easily accessible, over the water surface, hanging cables and surrounded by trees/vegetation
  • Working within the danger zone on unstable surface

Our Solution

  • AUAV flew mini drones with propeller guards, and in low-light conditions, a drone with lights was used to provide sufficient lighting to capture high-resolution data.
  • Significant cost reduction by not sending multiple crew on-site
  • Turnaround time is less than 48 hours