Drones used in manufacturing are still very much in their infancy, but the possibility for aerial imaging, asset monitoring and safety inspection is exciting industry experts
At every level, from conceptual design, new materials and construction to maintenance, innovative digital devices, applications and methodologies are making their mark in the building industry
Hospitals and clinics in congested urban areas and remote locations are trialling deliveries of urgent medical supplies by drones and mini-planes
Can developing drone technology glide over pitfalls and regulatory hurdles to drop off parcels on your doorstep?
From policing to agriculture, drones are set to change the way we live
Drones are set to improve business efficiency through the lowering of labour and service costs, and have the potential to deliver real-time data that could benefit every sector from the military to transport
Despite issues still to be fully addressed around their safety and security, drones could be delivering goods to homes and businesses in the UK sooner rather than later
The most futuristic and ambitious projects in the transport industry are no longer a far-flung and distant vision