Using drone data and the Propeller Platform in civil construction to track job progress, monitor quality, and resolve disputes easier, saves you time and money when compared to traditional survey methods.
Establish accurate, reliable ground control easily with our AeroPoints. Know your progress against design in a few clicks. Capture your own topos. Generate cut and fill maps. Measure distances, grades, and heights in a fraction of the time. Use your 3D survey to have a visual conversation with your team. Collaborate and report using Propeller as your single source of truth.
Never move someone else’s dirt again
Know who’s moved what and when. Conduct your own site surveys before the job begins, and whenever changes occur. You can perform quick volume calculations of material moved for contract conformance and payment—and keep a paper trail for any disputes.
Keep your project on track and on budget
Track job progress and productivity against design. Spot and address problems before they become expensive. Instantly generate cut and fill maps to plan grading works. See progress visually by comparing multiple datasets over time.
Improve sharing and reporting
Propeller makes reporting and collaboration easy and accurate. No more silos. It’s your single source of truth, with records of all flights, uploads, and measurements. Generate PDF or CSV reports to share with contractors and stakeholders.
How Sukut Construction is Using Propeller to Save Time and Money
Sukut Construction LLC, one of the largest heavy civil engineering contractors in the western region of the United States, saves time and money getting topos for the Trampas Dam project using Propeller. Watch video to learn more.
Drones for Construction: the Beginner’s Guide
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The Propeller PPK Solution
Get accurate, verifiable survey data for your construction site, minus the hassle and expense
“The Propeller PPK workflow offers us the most reliable and accurate data. The online portal allows our teams to view, download, and measure the surfaces. Our estimators can export the surfaces into their takeoff software while our superintendents can get a stockpile measurement in just a few minutes.”
Keith Taylor, PPK Customer and Survey Manager at D.H. Griffin Companies
“Being able to produce and share centimetre-accurate mapping that’s rivaling GPS topo survey is pretty unique and awesome. Propeller's software facilitates more fluid communication as now we’re all literally working on the same page with the same reference information.”Ray Penner Project Co-ordinator/UAV Operations Manager at Scheffer Andrew Ltd.
“As far as earthwork analytics, Propeller beats the competition by miles. Nobody comes even close.”Hamzah Shanbari Construction Technology & Innovation Manager at Haskell
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