Innovative drone tech wins at Commercial UAV Expo 2019

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Three companies were chosen as the winners of the ‘Pitch the Press’ event at the Commercial UAV Expo Americas 2019 for their innovative drone technology. Agrowing, A2Z and SolSpec were all winners at this year’s show, with their ground-breaking products singled out for praise. Agrowing, creator of a pioneering AI-enabled, 12 narrow band multispectral sensor, was among the winners, with the panel of judges recogniseing the system’s ability to examine assets in a wide range of spectral bands providing users with specific visual data. Delivery innovator A2Z was also among the winners, with its tethered mechanism for dropping packages, allowing
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Riegl reveals Latin American distributor for LiDAR system

LiDAR and large format camera business Riegl USA has announced a new partnership to distribute its products in Latin America. The tech business has revealed that GeoToolBox Iberica will distribute its products in Colombia, marking the company’s expansion into a whole new market. The new deal will see the Latin American distributor leverage the strong partnerships it has built within the region to foster strong, personalised relationships with clients on behalf of Riegl. GeoToolBox Iberica CEO, Salvador Primo, said: “For me, it is an honour and a privilege to join the RIEGL reseller family with such a wide and successful
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ParaZero reveals orders of £180k from drone manufacturers for parachutes system

Drone safety business ParaZero has today unveiled partnerships with drone manufacturers to deliver custom parachutes. Drone manufacturers have placed orders valued at £181,500 ($235,000) for ParaZero’s SafeAir OEM system for deployment in densely populated areas. ParaZero CEO, Eden Attias, said of the news: “Drone logistics is a rapidly emerging industry and ParaZero is at the forefront of drone safety.  “We are well-positioned for growth as we capitalise on this global megatrend.” ParaZero’s technology can be retrofitted to existing drones to provide safety systems that allow businesses to fly drones over people. “ParaZero has developed a solution for existing drones to
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