ZALA AERO specialists have completed the first step of LIDAR technology pilot tests for Izhevsk oil scientific center. The tests were organized within the framework of the Agreement between State Corporation Rostec and Rosneft Oil Company, concluded for cooperation to implement new technologies with application of unmanned systems.
Unmanned aerial vehicle of copter type with laser scanner and a photo camera surveyed ground facilities of the oil and gas company. After that a dense point cloud with geo reference was obtained. Using this data specialists created orthophotomap and 3D model of ground relief, which will be used for engineering investigations.