How the cloud, an army of drones, and 3D mesh is saving the world's vital infrastructure

GREG NICHOLS | December 9, 2019

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Infrastructure is literally crumbling in many major cities. Fortunately, a number of new technologies are converging to assist in overdue inspections of vital infrastructure such as road and railway bridges. Typically, municipalities or private companies send out a large team of inspectors and need to close certain sections of the bridges to traffic, says Michael Diener, engineering manager at StrucInspect.

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