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FAA testing smartphone app that shows drone operators where they can and can’t fly

FAA testing smartphone app that shows drone operators...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 03, 2015

Last month the Federal Aviation Administration issued a warning to drone operators: for crying out loud, stop flying so close ...

Sony’s drone prototype is a mini plane with vertical takeoff built for inspections and surveying  (VIDEO)

Sony’s drone prototype is a mini plane with...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 01, 2015

With drone use exploding and applications for commercial use exemptions flooding into the Federal Aviation Administration, Japanese tech giant Sony ...

Caterpillar unveils the S40: Rugged smartphone’s slim design combines Cat DNA, user feedback (PHOTOS)

Caterpillar unveils the S40: Rugged smartphone’s...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 27, 2015

Two years ago, the no. 1 manufacturer of heavy equipment in the world entered a market comprised of concepts and ...

Sharpening the saw: AEMP’s 2015 Asset Management Symposium to focus on how telematics can improve safety

Sharpening the saw: AEMP’s 2015 Asset Management...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Aug 21, 2015

Everybody knows telematics can improve productivity, but fleet managers and contractors are just beginning to discover how this technology plays ...

SiteAware, a LIDAR/camera unit, gives equipment operators 360-degree vision (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

SiteAware, a LIDAR/camera unit, gives equipment...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 20, 2015

Inspired by the lane-keeping, radar and camera systems that have been improving safety and all the while forming the foundation ...

Vermeer’s InSite Productivity Tools can be purchased individually, but are designed to sync together to battle the paperwork challenges of directional drilling contractors.

Vermeer’s InSite Productivity Tools eliminate...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Aug 18, 2015

Planning, mapping and recording the bore; keeping everyone informed as in-field adjustments are made; providing as-builts and finally invoicing: the ...

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. ...

Get the bandwidth your remote jobsite needs with the Portabella

Get the bandwidth your remote jobsite needs with the...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Aug 14, 2015

Today's data heavy telematics can require a lot of bandwidth that isn't always available in remote locations. The Portabella wireless ...

VIDEOS: Drone footage shows progress from 4 angles at $1.27B Ohio River East End Crossing project

VIDEOS: Drone footage shows progress from 4 angles at...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Aug 06, 2015

The billion-dollar Ohio River Bridges Project is still more than a year from completion, but the team behind it sent up ...

PHOTOS: Company unveils 3D printed homes that can be built in under 3 hours

PHOTOS: Company unveils 3D printed homes that can be...

Posted by Angela Thomas on Aug 05, 2015

What if it were possible to reduce the process of buying and building a home to less than a day? ...

VIDEO: Drone makes first FAA-approved delivery with medicine drop in rural Virginia

VIDEO: Drone makes first FAA-approved delivery with...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 24, 2015

In what Australian drone manufacturer Flirtey called a "Kitty Hawk" moment, in reference to the first flight of an airplane ...

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