Wind Turbine Inspection Services for Siemens


Chula Vista, CA, November 21, 2016 – Action Drone, Inc. (AD) has been officially contracted by Siemens AG to be their worldwide provider of Wind Turbine Generator (WTG) inspections using Action Drones’ sUAS (Small Unmanned Aerial Systems) technology. Action Drone is in development with a new sUAS specifically to create the most efficient methodology and best practices for inspecting WTGs worldwide.

This Action Drone inspection service will significantly lower risk to inspectors and create a more efficient and cost effective way to operate their current business practices. Typically it would take many operators to prepare and harness themselves to cranes, scaffoldings, or rope rappelling equipment, painstakingly inspecting blade segments per section. Weather elements can also hinder workflow and make extreme climates very difficult and dangerous to inspect wind turbines. By utilizing AD sUAS, these risks can be minimized significantly.

In the U.S., Action Drone will be contracting U.S. Part 107 Certified and 333 Exempted pilots. Globally, pilots will be required to acquire their local credentials, and undergo Action Drone and Siemens certifications, safety, protocol, drone and inspection training. Contracted pilots must carry liability insurance to cover his/her drone services with AD drone systems. Work orders will be processed through a highly secured, encrypted, centralized hub. AD will be reviewing operator applicants and credentials in the coming weeks, starting November 21, 2016.

Siemens is a global powerhouse focusing on the areas of electrification, automation and digitalization. One of the world’s largest producers of energy-efficient, resource-saving technologies, Siemens is a leading supplier of systems for power generation and transmission as well as medical diagnosis. In infrastructure and industry solutions the company plays a pioneering role. As of September 30, 2016, Siemens had around 351,000 employees in more than 200 countries. In fiscal 2016, they generated revenues of €79.6 billion*.

Action Drone Inc., a growing drone company in Chula Vista, California, designs and manufactures commercial and industrial unmanned aerial systems. AD sUAS drones are upgradeable and custom tailored to any commercial and industrial application. The AD team engages with clients, service pilots and distributors, providing excellent customer service, sUAS solutions for hardware, and custom industrial training. AD’s humble beginnings and diverse backgrounds became a fulfilling passion to help others advance in the job market, protect environments, and encourage STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art + Design and Math) programs. Understanding that the future will continue embracing this technology, Action Drone invests back into youth community projects and world-wide training programs.

For further information, contact:
Sherdellah Anunciado
Chief Marketing Officer
Action Drone, Inc.


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