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Applications for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in Electric Utility Construction

  • 12/02/2016
This webinar will discuss the potential for UAVs on electric utility jobsites, including up-close inspections of energized lines, thermal imaging, Maintenance and Operations, and storm damage assessment; all with low environmental impact and without the use of major equipment. UAV and payload configurations will be discussed along with current FAA regulations and the requisite needs for qualifications, safety, and training.

Speaker(s): Professors Lonny Simonian and Matthew E. Taylor
Friday, December 2, 2016 1:00 pm 


This webinar will provide a starting point for interested businesses to understand the opportunities and challenges related to UAVs in the current technological/legislative landscape.

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