January 30, 2023 – Montreux, Switzerland – TOPODRONE, a Swiss based designer and manufacturer of high-precision surveying equipment, partners with Civil + Structural Engineer Media (USA) to support the 2023 Engineering Drone Video of the Year (EDVY) Competition. The winner will get a TOPODRONE Post Processing software license as a special prize.

Videos must be original, comprised of video footage gathered with a drone or other UAV/S, and should feature an engineering or construction project. Additionally, videos should be between 1:00-5:00 in length. There is no fee to enter. Deadline to enter is April 28, 2023.

The winner will be awarded with a feature article and cover in Civil+Structural Engineer Magazine and a TOPODRONE Post Processing software license. The software allows to perform a highly automatic GNSS and IMU post-processing, calculate a high-precision trajectory, generate a LIDAR point cloud, automatically perform boresight calibration, strip alignment and apply SLAM-based enhancement. The software makes it possible to get up to 1-3 cm x,y,z accuracy. It contains a number of useful tools that every surveyor needs, such as the coordinate converter, editor and merging RINEX files, it supports various coordinate systems and Geoids.

The software along with TOPODRONE surveying and mapping hardware solutions will be exhibited at Geo Week 2023.  Meet the team at stand #1135 in Colorado Convention Center (Denver, CO, USA) between February 13 and 15. To book a meeting with the team on site and get a promo code contact info@topodrone.com.

Enter the 2023 Engineering Drone Video of the Year (EDVY) Competition here: https://live-cs-engineer-magazine.pantheonsite.io/engineering-drone-video-contest-of-the-year-2023/