PROCESSING DATA USING PHOTOGRAMMETRY AND COMPUTING STOCKPILE VOLUMES IS QUICK, SAFE AND SIGNIFICANTLY LESS EXPENSIVE THAN TRADITIONAL SURVEY AND MEASUREMENT METHODS.
THE BENEFITS OF STOCKPILE MEASUREMENTS BY DRONES:
Equal to or better than LiDAR survey methods
Considerably lower cost than traditional survey methods
Reports provided within 24 – 48 hours of inspection
Eliminates the need to climb on stockpiles – significantly improves employee safety, MSHA compliance and reduces site insurance costs
Improve Decision Making and Planning
Having confidence in the accuracy of your volumetric data allows you to plan smarter and make better decisions with fewer end of year accounting adjustments.
Quick Data Collection
Save significant time and labor – collect an entire site’s data in hours not days.
Measure Daily, Monthly, Quarterly and/or Annually
Improve Operating Efficiency and Profitability
Lower internal labor costs and increase inventory knowledge in order to reduce costly stock outs. Utilize your company personnel for their highest and best use which often is not volumetric measurements.
Eliminate Inventory Adjustments and Write-offs
Frequent and Accurate Stockpile Measurements eliminates surprise adjustments
Reduce Capital Expenditures
Eliminate the need to purchase expensive survey measuring equipment
Improve Reporting to Banks and others
Accurate, documented material inventory readily available to support financing
Streamline Inventory Material Audits
Readily available, documented, independent third party inspection with audit history of all material inventories