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Meet Your Engineering Team: Mahsa Bayat

Get to know Propeller’s world-class team in our ongoing employee spotlight. Today, we talk to Mahsa Bayat, who serves as … Read More

UK-based Wills Bros Embraces Drone Surveying to Improve Road Construction Efficiency

About Wills Bros and the Maybole Bypass project Wills Bros, a family-run contractor based out of the UK and Ireland, … Read More

Five Steps to Successful 3D Drone Modeling of Your Worksite

In the US alone, there are 770,000 registered drone users, and many of them are being used to create 3D … Read More

10 Things Your Drone Data Software Should Get You Post-Survey

Drone technology is a groundbreaking survey tool, but we think it sometimes steals the limelight away from photogrammetry itself. The … Read More

Drone Program ROI: How Grade Tech Saved $1.7M (and Counting)

If you’re wondering exactly how to quantify the return on investment (ROI) of drones in construction, you’re not alone. It’s … Read More

What Has Propeller Been Up to Lately?

Since our inception, Propeller has taken a customer-first approach to product development. No one knows how to improve Propeller’s drone … Read More

5 Civil 3D Workflows to Know for Integrating Drone Surveys and CAD

For designers and engineers, the ability to seamlessly combine drone data with their existing CAD capabilities has meant faster, more … Read More

What are DXF Files and How are They Used in Drone Surveying?

For anyone who’s worked with GIS software or a drone survey visualization platform, you’ve almost certainly used DXF files. Developed … Read More

Make Progress Tracking More Accessible and Visually Engaging with Propeller’s Timeline Tool

As worksites continue to become more digitized, it’s become clear that the future of construction and other industries that deal … Read More

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