Earthworks contractors: get ready to turn the world upside down. You know how important it is to know what the terrain state is at the beginning of the project, and what it should be at the end of the earthworks phase. But relying on eyeballed estimates or an obsolete data model will more often than not result… continue reading »
Interested in using drone data for BIM, but not sure how to set up your workflow in a way that improves your bottom line? Don’t miss the the next Skycatch DJI live webinar: “DJI Drone Workflows for BIM Coordination Part 1” featuring The Beck Group, March 16 at 10AM PT! Save your spot at: http://skycat.ch/2mcdzjy Communication… continue reading »
In our newest update, we’re excited to announce 3D mesh sharing! Now you can share your 3D meshes with the world, just like our 2D map sharing feature. It’s a great way to easily share site progress with others, or embed your finished product into your website. Check out this interactive embedded 3D mesh of an… continue reading »
Up until recently, the majority of folks around the world have simply looked at drones as something cool to do, not fully understanding the insane money making potential drones offer. Before I get into the meaty details, we must first get on common ground. The following framework is something that must first be understood…. continue reading »
At Skycatch, we’re constantly improving our tools so that you can make the most out of your drone data. In this newest update, we’ve built in new ways for you to preview your 3D files and easily share your data with others. 3D Point Cloud & Mesh Viewer We’re introducing two more amazing ways to… continue reading »
Here at Skycatch, we’ve learned a tremendous amount from our customers using our platform and from our partners using a variety of systems for capturing aerial data. As you read this article, customers are flying drones at commercial job sites all over the world. The little known secret is that most people flying drones are… continue reading »
Read CEO Christian Sanz’s take on mapping Necker Island.
We’re excited to announce several exciting new updates today. The first is a feature called Flight Direction Control. This feature gives you the ability to set the flight direction in order to optimize for the shape of your flight area. Use Flight Direction Control to set the flight path relative to wind, terrain, and obstacles. COMMANDER… continue reading »
Skycatch launches COMMANDER iOS flight app for DJI drones.
Building information modeling, or “BIM” as it’s commonly known, uses 3D digital models to plan, design, build, and manage buildings and infrastructure. BIM is becoming so valuable and widely adopted that governments around the world are starting to mandate that all projects be developed with BIM. AEC Magazine’s Special Edition features Skycatch CEO Christian Sanz… continue reading »