SkySpecs - Leader in Automated Drone Inspections & Analytics Software - Reaches 33,000 Autonomous Wind Turbine Blade Inspections
Breaking global blade inspection records and amassing critical wind turbine insights and dataANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 21, 2018 — (PRNewswire) — SkySpecs, the award-winning provider of robotic solutions for the wind energy industry, today announces that they've officially inspected and analyzed over 33,000 wind turbine blades with their fully automated drone solution. The company's onshore and offshore inspections span the globe, and their newly-released software solution, Horizon, enables customers to analyze inspection data and manage their fleet maintenance.
"Because our inspection process is extremely measurable and repeatable, SkySpecs is able to observe the same damages and draw correlations from year to year. We're able to tell you whether damage has changed in size or if severity has gotten worse, and whether repair has become more urgent. We're starting to see owners use this data to develop more predictive repair strategies," said SkySpecs CTO Tom Brady.
SkySpecs reached several milestones in 2018:...
- Operational in 6 countries and 3 continents, onshore and offshore
- 225 unique wind farms inspected over the last 18 months
- Reached a record of 1,500 towers - 4,500 blades -