Customer Story – Vattenfall

Detecting vegetation close to power lines.

RTHS – Real Time Health Scanner.

More cost-efficient maintenance of power lines.

June 22, 2023

Challenge

Inspection of power lines with drone-carried camera solution

Solution

  • Combining AI and signal processing algorithms for optimal performance on limited HW resources
  • Customised DL NN solution for power line detection in complex environments
  • Structure from Motion-based algorithms for obstacle detection with combined geometry of terrain and vegetation
  • Optimized and deployed on drone carried HW for real-time inspection

Purpose

  • More cost-efficient maintenance by reducing manual labour
  • Larger areas covered in shorter amount of time

Want to learn more?
Ann Louise Johansson

+46 (0) 31 72 11 730
annlouise.johansson@qamcom.se