Posts tagged as survey

Keynote speakers confirmed for Geomatics Indaba 2016

  Chief Surveyor General Mmuso Riba, Statistician General Pali Lehohla, Rob Mahoney from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), and Gary Gale, the Chief Technology Officer for What3words, have all confirmed their participation as keynote speakers at Geomatics Indaba 2016. Hosted by the Geo-Information Society of South Africa (GISSA), the Institute of Mine Surveyors of South Africa (IMSSA), the […]

Inspecting powerlines remotely

  Using a CoroCAM 6D Solar Blind Corona Camera from UVirco, fitted to a Altura Zenith ATX8 multi-rotor remotely piloted aircraft system (RPAS) from Aerialtronics, Aerial Vision Africa is able to conduct low cost and highly effective aerial surveys of high voltage overhead powerline and sub-station infrastructure. Electrical discharges into air cause the formation of […]

Imminent legalisation of commercial “drone” use boosts UAV airshow

    Even more excitement is being generated by the Geomatics Indaba – UAV Airshow 2015 following the recent announcement by the director of civil aviation, Poppy Khoza, that the minister of transport has signed the South African Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) Regulations and that they will be officially published and implementable on 1 […]