The Use of Drones In Construction

School of Building Construction Professor Pens Article and Is Interviewed About Use of Drones in the Construction Industry


Contact: Javier Irizarry

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Summary Sentence:

"There are many factors to consider when thinking about using a drone on a job site"

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B4UFLY a drone or "UAV" (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) on your construction site, you must read Professor Javier Irizarry's article in Georgia Construction Today and interview in Breakground.

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Javier Irizarry, Associate Professor in the Georgia Tech School of Building Construction and Director of the CONECTech Lab, discusses the use of drones on construction sites. 

"They contacted me about this because it is something the industry, not only in Georgia, is interested about." 

Irizarry's article and interview provide information the builder or general contractor should consider when thinking about using drones or Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) on their job sites and projects.




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College of Design

Architecture, Engineering, Robotics
Related Core Research Areas
Energy and Sustainable Infrastructure, Robotics
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drones; UAV; unmanned aerial vehicles; construction
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  • Created On: Apr 14, 2016 - 9:54am
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 11:21pm