Tag Archives: Vegetation Management

Lidar Guided Aerial Saw – New Vegetation Management Tool

Pilot Kyle Fortune stands beside his helicopter in a North Carolina field ready to do something most pilots don’t – trim trees along a power line right of way with a 33-foot lidar guided aerial saw hanging from his helicopter. … Continue reading

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UAS-Based Vegetation Management

One of the areas where the use of UAS will be especially advantageous is vegetation management for power transmission corridors. This article provides an inside look at some of the key issues that the transmission owners will have to face, … Continue reading

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