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How can Big Data impact Land Reclamation?

How can Big Data impact Land Reclamation?

Toby Kraft, Founder and CEO of SolSpec, spoke about “Playing Offense and Being Industry Advocates” at the May 19, 2019 Summit for Reclamation and Construction. The annual Summit, hosted by Huwa Enterprises in Keenesburg, Colorado, is a unique...

SolSpec Tech Talk: Bitner Goes Serverless

SolSpec Tech Talk: Bitner Goes Serverless

"Serverless" technologies allow for the easy provisioning and automatic scaling of resources that are limited in time and memory. Using serverless solutions from various providers can provide substantial cost savings for intermittent workloads and...

How Oil and Gas Midstream Is Digitizing

How Oil and Gas Midstream Is Digitizing

The oil and gas pipeline industry is constantly evolving, becoming safer, and more efficient. One of the best methods to do this is by digitizing. In this article, we will discuss the digitization process and what it means for the midstream oil and...

Why Risk Indexing Is Vital in Prioritizing ROW Hazard Tasks

Why Risk Indexing Is Vital in Prioritizing ROW Hazard Tasks

Companies understand that any right-of-way project requires accurate risk indexing. They devote a massive amount of resources to index the risks before, during, and after each project. But why is risk indexing so vital? Risk indexing is vital in...

Why Continuous Monitoring Is Essential to ROW Management

Why Continuous Monitoring Is Essential to ROW Management

An enormous amount of time, energy, and resources are devoted to the maintenance of ROWs. Unfortunately, all of this effort and money can be wasted through improper management. Because of this, it is essential that right-of-way management teams...

Aerial Analytics: LiDAR vs. Photogrammetry

Aerial Analytics: LiDAR vs. Photogrammetry

Two of the best land survey methods are LiDAR and photogrammetry. These survey methods can collect more data in a shorter timeframe than any other survey methods. But what is better, LiDAR or photogrammetry? Before we can answer this question, we...

What is Stormwater Management?

What is Stormwater Management?

What is Stormwater Management? Stormwater management is a vital element in modern civilization. While humans have conquered much of the world, we must still adapt and manage certain things instead of trying to control them. In any kind of developed...

Drone Inspection Services are a Billion Dollar Industry

Drone Inspection Services are a Billion Dollar Industry

Drone Inspection Services are a Billion Dollar Industry Over the past few years, there has been a significant rise in the use of drones. While they were once primarily used for military purposes… Over the past few years, there has been a...

What is Remote Sensing Used For?

What is Remote Sensing Used For?

The rise of commercial drone technology has benefited many companies in numerous ways. One of the most significant ways these companies… The rise of commercial drone technology has benefited many companies in numerous ways. One of the most...

How Technology Helps Meet FERC & PHMSA Pipeline Regulations

How Technology Helps Meet FERC & PHMSA Pipeline Regulations

While the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration are not the only regulatory bodies involved in the creation, operation, and maintenance of pipelines, they are the dominant players in...

Top Uses for Drones on a Pipeline

Top Uses for Drones on a Pipeline

Drones and UAVs (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) are powerful tools for pipeline construction and operations. Read more about how drones are making pipeline companies more efficient through aerial mapping and data analytics. Drones are revolutionizing...

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