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Talking AI and robotics at innovfest unbound 2017

Talking AI and robotics at innovfest unbound 2017

We had the opportunity to share our vision for the role of drones and data in a Smart Nation. Garuda Robotics was represented by CTO Jiin Joo on an AI and Robotics panel aptly entitled “Robots in Action”. Drones and other robots are ready to be deployed in the field and get real work done, especially when it comes to dull, dirty, dangerous and demeaning jobs that people should not have to take on.

What you must know about Drone No-Fly-Zones (NFZ)

What you must know about Drone No-Fly-Zones (NFZ)

Whether you’re a hobbyist or a professional drone operator, the concept of a no-fly-zone is something you would have encountered pretty early on. NFZs are found around airports for obvious reasons of airspace safety, but they also cover military installations and other sensitive zones where privacy is an issue.

MOE Interesting Jobs Series – Chief Pilot at Garuda Robotics

MOE Interesting Jobs Series – Chief Pilot at Garuda Robotics

Back in November 2016, a film crew spent the day with our Chief Pilot Nicholas Hon as he went about his work, as part of a Singapore Ministry of Education video series on interesting jobs in Singapore. We’re glad to share the final result!

Inspection robot system installed at Accenture IOT Center of Excellence

Inspection robot system installed at Accenture IOT Center of Excellence

Accenture purchased one of our inspection robot systems for a permanent display at their IOT Center of Excellence in Marina Bay Financial Center. Fitted with a custom payload for detection of internal pipe corrosion, the inspection robot will help with engaging visiting operators of industrial plants who constantly deal with corrosion of pipes and other fittings.

Maintaining currency as a drone pilot

Maintaining currency as a drone pilot

Every drone pilot knows that flying is a learned skill and the only way to build proficiency is to fly more. But proficiency (how competent a pilot you are) and currency (how recently you’ve flown) aren’t the same thing.

Before you fly: a quick guide

Before you fly: a quick guide

Received your first drone this festive season? This post gives you a quick introduction to drones and what you need to know before your first flight.

Drone regulations in Singapore

Drone regulations in Singapore

In June 2015, to deal with an increase in the use of drones, the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) released updated regulations for aerial activities with an emphasis on drone flying.

Filming for MOE Interesting Jobs Series

Filming for MOE Interesting Jobs Series

The Garuda Robotics HQ was transformed into a film set today, as the Little Red Ants Creative Studio spent the day with our Chief Pilot Nicholas and operations team for a Singapore Ministry of Education video series profiling interesting jobs of the future.