Using Drones to Detect Damage to Bridges Workshop
Thursday, December 13, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM PST
Clover Park Technical College, Lakewood, WA
4500 Steilacoom Blvd SW
Lakewood, WA 98499
The Pacific Northwest Economic Region (PNWER) and its Center for Regional Disaster Resilience (CRDR) in partnership with Northeastern University’s Global Resilience Institute (GRI) were awarded a 2017 National Infrastructure Protection Plan (NIPP) Security and Resilience Challenge grant for critical infrastructure. This workshop will present the results of the technical research team (GRI) at utilizing self directed drone technology (algorithyms) and LIDAR to inspect damaged bridges in a post disaster scenario.
For more information on the project, click HERE.