Looks like EagleView and Skydio’s partnership is entering its next phase with the geospatial technology company announcing the imminent availability of Assess autonomous roof inspection drone.

The waitlist for the EagleView Assess drone is now open with the Washington-based firm inviting contractors to place a $100 deposit to receive the first shipments of 2022.

Built on the Skydio platform, the Assess roof inspection drone is being launched to allow contractors, adjusters, and insurance carriers to obtain unbiased evidence of roof damage, including hail, wind, or aging.

While on one hand operators no longer need to worry about actively piloting the aircraft to collect accurate data, technologies such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, and real-time 3D processing further shorten the timelines from estimate to repair.

As Allan York, VP and general manager of construction at EagleView, puts it:

Roofers spend inordinate amounts of time…


Source: dronedj.com