Birds eye views: Could the latest innovation in aerial photography nudge the construction sector into action?
It may seem like a tenuous connection, but the latest aerial imagery technology could help many of the inefficiencies within our construction sector, or at the very least, hold the industry to account. Last year Australian aerial imagery service, Nearmap, brought its high res imagery-as-a-service model to Kiwi businesses. Now, it plans to help our construction sector by capturing the lifecycle of urban developments. We talk to its executive vice president, Shane Preston, who shares its value to New Zealand’s primary industries.