Time and Cost ROI Calculator for Drone Surveying and Data Analytics

In the last few years, commercial drone surveying and data analytics software, like the Propeller Platform, have changed and modernized traditional workflow on construction, mining, aggregates, and waste management sites worldwide.

Drone Surveying and Propeller are Making worksites work Better With:

Accurate up-to-date data

Increased productivity

Better communication

Improved progress tracking

Less rework

Lower risks

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Know Your ROI.
Make Informed Decisions

Measuring the benefits of drone surveying for your business can be hard. In order to make informed decisions about a drone program, you need to know how much you can save on surveying costs and man-hours by switching.

We Built a ROI Calculator to Make it Easy for You

Check it out below and see how much time and money you’d save when switching to drone surveying and Propeller for your construction site, mine, quarry, or landfill. Simply answer a few questions about your worksite. When you’re done, we’ll send you an email with your ROI estimate.

Time and Cost ROI Calculator

Step 1 of 6
1 What type of worksite(s) do you work on?
Check all that apply

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What is the total number of worksites your company operates?

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2 What method do you primarily use to measure and survey your site?
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What is the average size of your typical site?
acres

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3 What is the total number of surveys you complete per year on a typical worksite?

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What is the average cost per survey for your business?
$USD

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4 Time Spent Per-Survey:

In-field time spent per survey:

Average time is 8 hours per survey
hours

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Use decimals for fractions of hours
In-office processing time spent per survey:
Average time is 4 hours per survey
hours

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5 Stockpile Variance

How many times per year do you experience a variance between your survey reports and what’s actually on the ground?

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What is the average value of the write down when you find a variance?
$USD

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6 Your results are ready, where should we send them?

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Results

Total Savings
$834,800
Time Savings
Annual time savings
263.52 hours
Per survey time savings
10.92 hours
Cost Savings
Annual survey savings
$34,800
Per survey cost savings
$1,450
Reduced Variance Savings
$800,000

Ready to find the real-world ROI and time-savings a drone program can bring to your business?

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