New powerline inspection order for DRONE VOLT

Source: press release, 16 December 2019

Equipped with the latest high performance and high capacity battery, the Altura Zenith can fly for up to 40 minutes
Equipped with the latest high performance and high capacity battery, the Altura Zenith can fly for up to 40 minutes (photo: Aerialtronics)

DRONE VOLT, an embedded artificial intelligence expert and manufacturer of professional civil drones, has announced a new order in Sweden in the powerline inspection area.

This order comes from a major service company specialsing in the inspection of powerlines and telecommunications assets.

The solution chosen by this new customer involves an Altura Zenith drone equipped with a very high technology camera that allows the evaluation of losses of current in a powerline.

DRONE VOLT is in this manner reasserting its ambition in the inspection of low, medium and high voltage powerlines through its efficient and cost-saving solutions that enable industrials to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions.

This initial order totals close to EUR 100,000 and could be following by other more substantial orders.

“Our solutions offer major energy sector industrials a retour on investment in only a few months,” notes Olivier Gualdoni, chairman/CEO of DRONE VOLT. “Additionally, they enable these industrials to reduce their carbon footprint, thereby enhancing the group’s status as a socially responsible enterprise.”