Another big week for industry reports and research, as many data analytics bodies have released reports on specific sectors in the UAV inspection and UAV markets. Digital transformation is pushed by PDO in Oman, and hype vs. reality comes home in the UAV inspection sector.
This week in UAV Inspection:
Popular UAV blog Commercial UAS News features a piece on UAV pipeline inspections, and hype vs. reality in the UAV market driving unrealistic expectations of the technology.
MMC UAV strengthens leadership position in the US UAV market using a combination of value chain integration, cost effective technologies from China and further growth in the consumer drone market.
The Inspection UAV market is expected to see very high growth in the next year. Asia-Pacific is expected to experience the highest growth of the Inspection UAVs market, especially China. Request the sample report here.
This week in Asset Integrity:
The Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) market is valued at $9.2 billion in Visiongain’s most recent market report. Request the report here.
Oman’s NOC Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) has entered phase 2 of a digital transformation project designed to improve the way asset information and documentation is handled.
Oceaneering’s Asset Integrity segment revenues totalled $61.2 million this year, lower than the year-ago figure of $67.4 million due largely to pressure on pipeline inspection services.