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Fortune  / 

Equipment manufacturing giant partnering with Kespry

The equipment manufacturing giant said Tuesday it’s partnering with drone technology startup Kespry, a deal that will involve John Deere’s sales teams selling drones and related services to the construction industry.

Tags: John Deere, John Deere Construction

Dronelife  / 

Industrial Drone Adoption Accelerates: Kespry and John Deere Announce Exclusive Alliance

Two big names in the construction industry have joined forces, as equipment supplier John Deere (NYSE: DE) and CA-based drone solutions company Kespry announce an exclusive global strategic alliance.

Tags: John Deere, John Deere Construction

sUAS News  / 

John Deere and Kespry Enter Strategic Alliance to Simplify Drone Integration on Construction Job Sites

“Our relationship with John Deere will accelerate the adoption of drone solutions in industrial markets and will rapidly change how business is done in construction, road building and other industrial sectors,” said George Mathew, chairman and CEO of Kespry.

Tags: John Deere, John Deere Construction

Fortune  / 

John Deere Floats Drones as the Next Big Tool for Construction Workers

As part of the deal, John Deere’s network of more than 400 American and Canadian dealers will “introduce customers” to Kespry’s various drone services, while the startup handles customer support and flight training, said Andrew Kahler, a product marketing manager with John Deere.

Tags: John Deere, John Deere Construction

TechCrunch  / 

John Deere partners with Kespry to bring drones and aerial data to construction and forestry

Through the new partnership, John Deere construction and forestry equipment dealers will offer their customers Kespry Aerial Intelligence systems for use on job sites around the world. Kespry leases its drones but does not sell them outright. John Deere offers a mix of leases and sales.

Tags: John Deere, John Deere Construction

ConstructConnect  / 

Drones take data collection to new heights, says ORBA presenter

Drones are being used as a vital tool, collecting data and tracking progress on construction sites in order to allow project managers and general contractors to make more informed decisions and operate more efficiently.

Tags: Ontario Road Builders Association, Construction, Kespry Drone 2S

Equipment World  / 

Kespry Drone 2s brings centimeter-level survey accuracy

David Lloyd, a mine planning engineer for Oldcastle Materials subsidiary APAC Central, says the Kespry system has decreased the amount of time it takes to generate a survey of an area from nearly a week to just a few hours.

Tags: Drone 2S, Surveying

AggNet  / 

Industrial drone specialist raises the bar

The enhancements make the Kespry Drone 2 even more suitable for a wide range of industrial applications, including those requiring survey-grade precision, such as mining and quarrying.

Tags: Kespry Drone 2, Kespry Drone 2S

Dronelife  / 

Kespry’s New CEO Bets on Value of Integrated Drone Solutions for Commercial Markets

George Mathew noted that the “drone sector is strewn with broken toys. A lot of people have been suffering, because they cannot control aspects of hardware and software. Kespry delivers a fully-integrated hardware and software experience."

Tags: George Mathew

Construction Executive  / 

Kespry Enhances Drone 2 System

By adding a high-performance ground receiver, the Kespry Drone 2s can deliver accuracy of two to 10 centimeters.

Tags: Construction, Drone 2