Ron van Seeters

When the logic of the solution can be understood by everyone, mastering the technology can provide an unbeatable advantage. This is exactly what a drone-builder, inspection specialist and maintenance manager from Bruinisse, Zeeland, are currently showing. Everyone can understand that a drone can check the inside of a tank much more easily and quickly than a person on scaffoldings dozens of metres high. But only when you have fully understood how to control such a flying device with millimetre precision within a ‘Faraday cage’ – where a compass doesn’t work and no GPS signal permeates – and can also perform a thickness measurement at a tenth of a millimetre… then you can really make a difference. And that’s it: the solution devised in Bruinisse is now going around the world under the name of Terra Inspectioneering.

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