Petronas, Aerodyne to collaborate on the deployment and commercialisation of drone-based solutions | sUAS News
PETRONAS’ technology commercialisation arm, PETRONAS Technology Ventures Sdn Bhd (PTVSB) has entered into a strategic collaboration with Aerodyne Oil and Gas Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of Aerodyne Group, to explore opportunities for deployment and commercialisation of drone-based solutions.
The collaboration marks another significant step forward in PETRONAS’ sustainability journey. It is set to elevate the adoption of drone-based technology in the energy industry and beyond to drive operational optimisation while reducing carbon footprint and improve worksite safety. It is also part of PETRONAS’ efforts to enable remote and autonomous operations through the expansion of robotics and digitalisation.
A Memorandum of Collaboration (MoC) was signed here yesterday between the two parties. PTVSB was represented by its Chief Executive Officer Dr. Mahpuzah Abai and PTVSB chairman Dr. Nasir Darman, who is also PETRONAS Chief Technology Officer, while Aerodyne was represented by its…