Atkins looking at drones to carry out quantity surveying valuations

Sooraj Shah
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CIO and CDO Richard Cross explains that the firm is looking at using drones to improve survey efficiency on large-scale projects

Design, engineering and project management consultancy Atkins is looking at using drones to carry out quantity surveying valuations, its CIO and CDO Richard Cross exclusively revealed to Computing ...

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