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Dawson WAM Drone Engineering Survey Aerial Photography

Dawson WAM is a large, specialist civil engineering and piling company based in Dublin that operates and has offices throughout the UK and Ireland. They take on a wide variety of construction engineering projects, ranging from tens of thousands to many millions of pounds. Our work with Dawson WAM has mostly involved using our drones […]

Mars Care & Treats 30th Anniversary at Birstall Drone Aerial Photographs

Mars Care & Treats and a company that makes pet treats and have a large factory in Birstall, just outside Leeds. It’s quite an amazing place actually, with a special area for walking dogs and a very friendly collection of staff and employees, all of whom are allowed to bring their dogs to work with […]

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Yes Energy Solutions Solar Panel Inspections in Leeds

We used our roof inspection drones and telescopic camera pole to help YES Energy Solutions, an award winning energy efficiency company based in Halifax, West Yorkshire, make a report on some of their solar PV panel installations at various locations in and around Leeds. They gave us a list of leisure centres, schools, care homes […]

Celotex Factory Build Progress

Celotex is an insulation product, owned by Saint-Gobain who make glass products such as car windows, and they asked us to use our drones to document the building of a new factory near Eggborough, next to the old power plant, in North Yorkshire. Drone Video and Computer Models It has been a very quick build, […]

Kent Renewable Energy Partnership BWSC Drone Progress Reports

Sky Filming visits the biomass power station site in Kent to collect progress data with drones for analysis by Danish construction company. In 2016 The fund Copenhagen Infrastructure II and Burnmeister and Wain Scandinavian Contractor A/S (BWSC) began work on a biomass fueled power and heat production site near Sandwich in Kent, not far from […]

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BBC History Documentary 1066 Drone Filming

This was a nice job for us because some of the drone filming for this project took place in York, where we are based. Last year the BBC Documentary department were creating a 3 part drama-documentary series about England in 1066, a pivotal year in English history, called “1066: A Year to Conquer England”, with […]

Vinci Construction Progress Photography

Sky Filming visits many construction sites each month to gather photographs and video clips for progress reports. The types of construction sites we visit vary greatly, from factories to mining, but we are heavily involved in using our drones for monitoring the progress of modern power station builds. Waste Fueled Power Plants Waste-to-energy plants are […]

Templeborough Biomass Power Plant Construction Progress

Sky Filming visits power plant construction sites every month to collect photographic, video and point cloud data. Templeborough in an area in Rotherham, near Sheffield, where various companies are involved in constructing a biomass power plant that will supply green energy to tens of thousands of homes in the local area. Our involvement with the […]

Ebsford Environmental Drone Aerial Surveys

Ebsford are an environmental company based in Yorkshire that specialises in aquatic restoration, that is restoring the natural flow of rivers, streams, waterways and lakes. We have worked with Ebsford on various projects, but the first was a number of years ago when they were removing silt from the lake of Fountains Abbey in North […]

Howsham Mill Video Production

Howsham Mill is a beautiful building, water mill and renewable energy project situated between York and Malton on the banks of the River Derwent. It is open to the public and allows parties of school children to visit and learn about the mill, electricity generation from water power, as well as the various flora and […]