LiDAR Surveying Drone Made in the US: Microdrones Adds Alabama Manufacturing Site
Microdrones to Sell Drone Surveying Equipment Designed and Made in the US Starting in 2024
by DRONELIFE Staff Writer Walker Robinson
Microdrones has announced that they will be opening a manufacturing factory in the United States to meet the growing demand for drone surveying equipment in the region. The site, which will be in Huntsville, Alabama, will go into operation in 2024.
Founded in 2005, Microdrones has been advancing the applications of UAVs through their development and manufacturing of drone surveying equipment and software. Their TrueView drone Light detection and ranging (LiDAR)/Imaging sensors and LP360 point cloud data processing software are designed to make surveying work more efficient and cost effective for civil engineers and surveying professionals. They have become one of the lead providers of LiDAR mapping UAV products in North America.
Their new manufacturing facility will not only allow them to increase their production capacity but…