Terra Drone Corporation has been named the world’s top drone service provider in a list compiled by commercial drone market research and analytics company Drone Industry Insights.
This comes after the Japanese Terra Drone ranked second last year and ninth in 2018.
Terra Drone provides innovative enterprise drone services for oil and gas, utilities, renewables, mining, construction, and GIS sectors, among others.
In recent months it has expanded its offering to include inspection and survey services, as well as delivery and security services, to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.
Looking ahead of the future, the company has been developing and testing unmanned traffic management (UTM) in collaboration with major corporations.
Its portfolio company, Unifly, has signed with Canada’s civil air navigation service provider, NAV CANADA, to deliver it its UTM solution in the country.
In Europe, meanwhile, Terra Drone has expanded by making a large-scale investment in Skytools, a Dutch drone service company.
In South East Asia, Terra Drone Malaysia opened in June 2020, and Terra Drone Indonesia has grown significantly and completed many projects including pipeline monitoring and flare stack inspection for major energy companies including Chevron.