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FAA issues warning as number of drones getting too close to aircraft increases dramatically

FAA issues warning as number of drones getting too...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 20, 2015

  Though drones hold a ton of potential for the advancement of the construction industry and $100 billion worth of growth ...

How Rogers-O’Brien Construction deployed a drone fleet throughout its workflow (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

How Rogers-O’Brien Construction deployed a drone...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 14, 2015

How many drones does it take to fix a leak? As Blake Potts tells it, just one. During a recent presentation ...

How to operate a drone for construction and not get sued

How to operate a drone for construction and not get...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 14, 2015

There is no longer a question as to whether or not drones will impact the future of the construction industry. ...

Drones, on-demand: DroneBase pilot rentals let construction firms reap benefits of aerial imaging without risk

Drones, on-demand: DroneBase pilot rentals let...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 26, 2015

If the momentum of unmanned aircraft and the subsequent uptick of interest in the technology seen from the construction industry ...

Ohio’s Danis Building the second construction firm granted drone exemption by FAA

Ohio’s Danis Building the second construction...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 15, 2015

A large Ohio construction firm will soon begin to fly drones regularly over its jobsites with the good graces of ...

FAA gives Chicago contractor, Ohio design firm and Trimble permission to fly drones

FAA gives Chicago contractor, Ohio design firm and...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 17, 2014

Though the Federal Aviation Administration has largely dropped the ball with regard to establishing regulations for commercial drone flights, the agency ...

FAA won’t issue commercial drone regulations until 2017 or later

FAA won’t issue commercial drone regulations...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 11, 2014

The Federal Aviation Administration is so far behind in creating regulations for commercial drone and unmanned aerial vehicle use that ...

FAA expected to limit commercial drone operation to licensed pilots in daylight hours within sight of the aircraft

FAA expected to limit commercial drone operation to...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 25, 2014

Construction companies that hope to one day use drones and Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) for surveying or to gather data ...

FAA’s new air traffic control system doesn’t support drones; doubts over commercial flight regs increase

FAA’s new air traffic control system...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 29, 2014

Despite a directive from Congress to do so, when designing the new $5 billion program that will replace the current ...

EYES IN THE SKY: How drones and UAVs are already affecting construction jobsites

EYES IN THE SKY: How drones and UAVs are already...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 15, 2014

Despite the public’s concerns, many in the construction industry are finding drones can play a vital role in their work. ...

FAA names 6 sites for drone testing; could begin surveying construction sites by 2015

FAA names 6 sites for drone testing; could begin...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 10, 2014

Itching to begin using drones on your construction jobsite? It could happen as soon as 2015 thanks to a major ...

Aiming to transform surveying, Drone makers and pilots wait for FAA approval

Aiming to transform surveying, Drone makers and pilots...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 11, 2013

Crain's Detroit Business has an interesting read on the state of the burgeoning drone industry, outlining the ways it could ...

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