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Interview

13/01/2020
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Global Drone Services Provider Goes Full Stack With Heliguy

Global drone services provider, CG Labs, has signed up to Heliguy’s groundbreaking Full Stack service – which is a similar model to a pay monthly mobile phone contract; CG Labs says the advantage of going Full Stack allows them to reduce upfront costs, access half-price rental, easily and flexibly scale their fleet, benefit from zero CapEx investment, and access ‘the latest technology to keep ahead of the competition’; Heliguy Full Stack gives you access to state-of-the-art equipment and a range of value-added services; CG Labs is utilising DJI drones from... Read More

23/12/2019
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WATCH: Incredible Drone Footage Of Seal Pup Count

DJI Mavic 2 Pro and DJI Phantom 4 Pro, supplied by Heliguy, used to conduct seal pup count on the Farne Islands; Using drones for the survey is faster, safer, and less stressful for the seals, compared to a traditional foot count; A foot count of a single island may take five-to-six hours, whereas the drone can complete an island survey within about 30 or 40 minutes; Aerial photographer Ritchie Southerton carried out the drone survey. DJI Gold Partner Heliguy is his prefered drone supplier, praising us for our ‘faultless... Read More

05/12/2019
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WATCH: Stunning DJI Drone Footage Showcases Our Incredible World

Watch incredible DJI drone footage which showcases some of the planet’s natural treasures; Aerial photographer praises the cinematic qualities of the formidable duo of the DJI Mavic 2 Pro and the DJI Inspire 2 with X7 camera, and says drones have increased his earnings as a photographer; British couple, who sold their house to embark on amazing adventures around the world, turned to DJI Gold Partner Heliguy as their prefered drone expert. They say: “Our experience of working with Heliguy has been second to none.” “What matters to us is... Read More

26/11/2019
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WATCH: DJI Drone Transforms Bird Diverter Installations

DJI M600 Pro, supplied by Heliguy, was used as a novel way of installing bird diverters; Using the drone, Carbon 2050 placed the devices along 7.5km of cables in just five days; Thanks to the drone, the job was done quicker, cheaper and safer than alternative methods; Heliguy praised for having a ‘responsive, no pressure sales team’. A DJI M600 Pro drone, supplied by Heliguy, was used to install a ‘record number’ of bird diverters on a stretch of electricity power lines – improving safety and overcoming the challenge of... Read More

20/11/2019
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Heliguy Hires GIS And Drone Mapping Expert

GIS expert Ben Sangster joins Heliguy’s enterprise drone team; He will offer specialist advice on drone mapping, photogrammetry, surveying and LiDAR; Ben will help clients choose the best drones for their missions, guide them through software packages and help them analyse data; Major Heliguy clients such as Balfour Beatty and Terra Drone Europe are already using drones for mapping and surveying. Heliguy has bolstered its enterprise team by employing a GIS expert to help surveyors maximise their drone programmes, utilise collected data and increase return on investment. Ben Sangster has... Read More

14/10/2019
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Drone Hire: Commercial Clients Say Why You Should Rent From Heliguy

Two innovative companies who are using drones to maximise their workflows say they are benefiting from Heliguy’s rental service. Texo Group Limited and the NPS Group are among the Heliguy enterprise clients – which includes global infrastructure group Balfour Beatty – who choose to hire drones from us, instead of purchasing them outright. For them, there are many advantages. These include: Accessing the latest equipment without a huge upfront bill; Stopping the problem of being left with old or redundant kit; Providing flexibility to easily deal with periods of scaling... Read More

07/10/2019
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Drones Have Saved The Lives Of 279 People

Drones have saved the lives of at least 279 people – DJI announced at AirWorks 2019. The amazing statistic shows just how important drones have become for public safety and search and rescue operations. And this figure is almost certainly an under-estimate, as these 279 cases are the ones which have been documented, with many incidents sure to have been unreported or missed by popular media. 279 lives saved by drones is an amazing statistic. It shows the potential of this technology. Romeo Durscher, DJI’s Director of Public safety Integration... Read More

02/10/2019
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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Drones In Public Safety With DJI’s Romeo Durscher

Drones are saving lives, transforming the work of fire and police crews, and adoption rates are ‘skyrocketing’ – these were some of the key industry insights from Romeo Durscher, DJI’s Director of Public Safety Integration, during an exclusive interview with Heliguy at AirWorks 2019. Speaking to Heliguy’s content writer James Willoughby, Mr Durscher also set out his vision for the future of drones in public safety, addressed the challenges which face the industry, shared his tips for starting an enterprise drone programme and described Heliguy’s launch into America as ‘very,... Read More

01/10/2019
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How The DJI M210 Drone Is Transforming Aerial Inspections

“For inspections, the DJI M210 is our go-to drone, because it is easy to fly and it is more stable than any drone we’ve used before – which means we can get more work done!” Those are the thoughts of Toby Townrow, Co-Founder and Communications Director of Drone Evolution, as he reflects on his company’s dynamic workflows and growing UAV programme. The Welsh firm, which carries out a range of aerial work – from roof checks to generating 3D models for surveying – turned to DJI Gold Partner Heliguy to... Read More

24/09/2019
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DJI AirWorks 2019: Live Blog

DJI Gold Partner Heliguy is excited to be speaking at this year’s DJI AirWorks conference, taking place from Tuesday, September 24, to Thursday, September 26, 2019. We will be posting live feeds during the event to keep you updated as things happen – including new launches, case studies and important insights from drone-industry experts. Day Two – Wednesday, September 25 4pm: New York City Fire Department spoke about their thriving drone programme and discussed the unique challenges of flying drones in densely populated metropolitan areas. Promoting Drone Safety During Awareness... Read More