Phase One Industrial and Lufthansa Aerial Services Sign Cooperation Agreement for UAV-based Aerial Imaging

19. October 2017News

COPENHAGEN and FRANKFURT, Oct. 18, 2017 ― Phase One Industrial and Lufthansa Aerial Services announced that they have signed an agreement to build technological synergies in the context of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and system integration for a range of specialized industrial surveying and inspection use cases.

UAV-based aerial imaging solutions are designed to offer higher quality, lower operational cost and greater safety for a wide variety of specialized industrial applications, such as: power line monitoring, inspection of wind turbines, railways, roads, bridges and other civil engineering jobs.

Under terms of the agreement, Phase One Industrial and Lufthansa Aerial Services are testing and evaluating applications for UAV-based aerial equipment featuring Phase One Industrial aerial cameras.

“Phase One Industrial is proud to be working with the Lufthansa Aerial Services team,” said Dov Kalinski, General Manager, Phase One Industrial. “This team has a distinguished history in understanding the technical needs of customers who require the highest levels of accuracy in aerial imaging.”

“Recent pilot projects with Phase One Industrial aerial camera equipment have already yielded extraordinary mission results,” said Dr. Benjamin Löhr, Head of Lufthansa Aerial Services. “Together we are now working to evaluate other UAV-based solutions for industrial uses, based on our customers’ needs.”

About Phase One Industrial

Phase One Industrial is a division of Phase One A/S and is dedicated to research, development and manufacturing of specialized industrial camera systems and equipment. Phase One Industrial camera systems are built specifically for applications such as aerial photography, homeland security and inspection. The company provides advanced hardware and imaging software solutions that meet the unique requirements of their users. Phase One and iX Capture are registered trademarks of Phase One A/S. All other brand or product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.

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Photo (from left to right): Tobias Wentzler, UAV Flight Systems Manager, Lufthansa Aerial Services, Dr.Benjamin Löhr, Head of Lufthansa Aerial Services, Steve Cooper, VP Sales, Phase One Industrial, Carsten Wieser, Sales Manager, (D-A-CH-Benelux), Phase One Industrial