#1 Rated In Leicestershire

Drone Survey Leicester 

We specialise in professional commercial-grade drone surveys for Leicester companies seeking the best results. Go beyond hobbyist providers with certified nationwide service.

Capture The Data You Need, In The Format You Require.

Leicester’s Leading Commercial Drone Survey Company

Leicester based drone service company with over 10 years of experience in the industry.

Skykam Inspections are proud to be the most qualified and experienced drone surveying company in Leicester.

We offer a level of precision and reliability that exceeds the capabilities of hobbyist drones. With our extensive experience in the aerial surveying industry, we are confident that we can provide you with the best Leicester drone survey service available.


Trusted by Brands Demanding Unrivalled Accuracy

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Sky-High Standards, Grounded In Excellence

What Is A Drone Survey?

A drone survey refers to the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), commonly known as drones, to conduct aerial surveys and mapping of an area. This technology allows for the collection of data and imagery from above, which can then be used to create detailed maps, 3D models, and other types of visual representations.

Drone surveys are often used in industries such as construction, agriculture, and environmental management, among others, to gather information about an area quickly and efficiently. The data collected from drone surveys can be used for a variety of purposes, including planning, monitoring, and analysis.

Drone surveys provide significant benefits in the construction industry by enabling real-time data collection and image capture, which can be used to create precise maps, 3D models, and measurements of a construction site. This allows for efficient site planning, progress tracking, and quality control.

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Seamless Drone Roof Surveys In Leicester

#1 Drone Roof Survey In Leicester Service

At Skykam, we are Leicester’s premier provider of comprehensive drone roof surveys.

Our expert team leverages cutting-edge drone technology to capture high-resolution imagery, thermal data, and precise 3D models of roofs across Leicester and the surrounding areas.

We go beyond simple images, delivering actionable insights and professionally presented reports that empower property owners and managers to make informed decisions about their roofs.

Our local knowledge allows us to navigate the unique challenges of Leicester’s diverse architectural landscape, from historic buildings in the city centre to modern structures in the outskirts, ensuring accurate and reliable drone roof survey results every time.

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Where Hobbyists Merely Fly, We Soar

We provide Certified, professional drone surveys across Leicester

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Largest Drone Survey Fleet In Leicester

At Skykam, we take pride in operating the largest drone fleet in Leicester.

Our extensive collection of unmanned aerial vehicles is unrivaled in both size and variety.

We offer an unparalleled range of payload options to suit diverse surveying needs.

No other drone survey company in the area can match the breadth and depth of our fleet capabilities.

With Skykam, clients have access to cutting-edge technology and a wide array of specialized drones for any project requirement.

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We Can Gain Approval For Flights Even In Leicester’s No Fly Zones

Skykam’s GVC drone licence allows us to access restricted areas in Leicester that are off-limits to hobbyist drone operators.

We can fly near local airfields like Leicester Airport and Husbands Bosworth Airfield, with proper authorization.

Our licence enables us to operate in congested areas such as Leicester city centre, where drone flights are typically prohibited.

We have the capability to lift geo-locked no-fly zones, granting us access to locations that consumer drones cannot reach.

This unique access allows Skykam to capture stunning aerial footage and provide specialized services in areas previously inaccessible to drones.

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Approved To Work With Leicester Local Authorities

Skykam offers professional drone survey services in Leicester, ensuring safe and compliant operations.

We work closely with Leicester City Council to obtain necessary permissions for our drone flights.

Our team collaborates with local police to coordinate surveys and maintain public safety.

Skykam prioritizes adherence to regulations and community well-being in all our operations.

By partnering with local authorities, we provide reliable and secure drone surveys for various applications in Leicester.

Why Choose Us?

Expert Drone Survey Data:
go Beyond Amateur Imagery Providers

We transform raw imagery into actionable insights, providing precise measurements, 3D models, and detailed analysis tailored to your specific needs. While Leicester drone hobbyists offer pretty pictures, we deliver comprehensive data sets that drive informed decision-making and unlock the true potential of aerial surveying.

Where Technology Meets Terrain

LiDAR Drone Survey Leicester

Skykam offers professional drone LiDAR surveys in Leicester and the surrounding areas, providing high-precision data collection for various industries and applications.

Unlike other providers who rely on generic processing methods, we employ in-house GIS specialists to tailor our LiDAR data outputs to your specific needs and desired format.

Our flexible approach allows us to adapt survey outputs to your budget while ensuring quality through a second pass on all data before delivery, guaranteeing accuracy and reliability for Leicester-based projects.

As local experts, we understand the unique challenges of conducting drone LiDAR surveys in Leicester’s diverse urban and rural landscapes, allowing us to deliver superior results that meet the specific requirements of our clients in the region.

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Avoid Delays Due To Bad Weather

Reliable Aerial Drone Surveys, Despite Leicester’s Unpredictable Weather

SkyKam, Leicester’s premier drone survey company, offers cutting-edge solutions for all your aerial data needs.

Our fleet includes heavy-lift drones that are fully waterproof and IP-rated, ensuring uninterrupted operations even in challenging conditions.

This means you can avoid costly delays and obtain the crucial data you require, regardless of Leicester’s notoriously unpredictable weather patterns.

With SkyKam’s local expertise and weather-resistant technology, businesses across Leicester can now rely on timely and accurate aerial surveys, rain or shine.

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Precise Data, Powerful Insights, Perfect Results

Leicester Drone Survey Deliverables To Fit Your GIS software

Our commitment to providing exceptional customer service and quality results is why we have been trusted for years by some of the biggest names in the industry. We understand that every project is unique and that there is no “one-size-fits-all” solution.

That’s why we take the time to understand your specific mapping and aerial surveying requirements so that we can provide you with the best possible service. With our comprehensive range of services and software solutions, you can be sure that we have the resources and expertise to complete your project to the highest standard.

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Elevating Efficiency with Aerial Accuracy

Drone Land Survey Leicester Service

Our cutting-edge drone technology facilitates extensive land surveys, providing multifaceted data to meet a wide array of requirements. For detailed 3D visualizations, our drones collect data points to form comprehensive 3D Point Clouds, lending precision to your 3D models, structural analysis, or volumetric measurements.

Navigate the complexities of your land with our Orthomosaic Maps – high-resolution, georeferenced aerial imagery that stitches the land’s story together piece by piece.

We harness drone capabilities to create Digital Elevation Models (DEMs), effectively transforming terrain elevations into tangible 3D representations. This forms the basis for strategic decision-making in topographic surveying, flood risk assessments, and infrastructure planning.

Our technology crafts accurate Topographic Maps that exhibit the shape, elevation, and contour lines of your terrain, guiding land management strategies, construction planning, and environmental monitoring.

Innovative Drone Surveys, Indisputable Accuracy

Drone 3D Mapping Survey Leicester

We leverage the cutting-edge capabilities of drone technology to redefine the traditional landscape of surveying.

When it comes to 3D mapping, our precise drone surveys go beyond capturing mere images; they gather extensive data to create highly detailed, accurate, and scalable three-dimensional models of the area of interest.

As leaders in our drone surveying, we understand the unique demands of diverse industries such as construction, agriculture, mining, and environmental science.

Our drone-based 3D mapping serves as a robust, cost-effective, and safer alternative to conventional ground surveying and satellite imagery, facilitating a more dynamic perspective for decision-making and planning.

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Experience the Drone Difference

Amplifying Drone Survey Accuracy with Ground Control Points

Our commitment to precision in drone surveying is reflected in our strategic use of Ground Control Points (GCPs). These are physical, marked points on the ground, located in strategic positions within the survey area, whose exact coordinates are known and used as reference points during data processing.

GCPs play a pivotal role in enhancing the absolute accuracy of our drone surveys. By aligning the drone-captured images with actual, real-world GPS coordinates, GCPs ensure the maps and models generated truly mirror the survey location.

Our use of GCPs drastically reduces the margin of error, improving the accuracy of drone surveys in Leicester from a scale of meters to a phenomenal millimeters. This enhancement not only ensures precise data but also facilitates consistency across repeated surveys, particularly beneficial for projects requiring ongoing monitoring.

Our utilisation of GCPs is a testament to our innovative approach and dedication to quality, reinforcing our position as a leader in the UK drone survey industry.

We Notify All the Right People

What Is Involved In Conducting A drone Survey In Leicester?

At Skykam, we prioritize compliance with local regulations by meticulously notifying and obtaining permissions for all drone surveys conducted in Leicester.

Our team carefully assesses flight risks and develops detailed flight plans, taking into account Leicester’s unique urban landscape, including landmarks like the National Space Centre and King Power Stadium.

We maintain open communication with Leicestershire Police and East Midlands Airport air traffic control to ensure the safety and legality of our operations in the city.

By adhering to these stringent protocols, we demonstrate our commitment to responsible drone usage while capturing high-quality aerial imagery of Leicester’s diverse architecture and green spaces, from the historic Leicester Cathedral to the picturesque Abbey Park.

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Capture More with Our Drones

Leicester Drone Surveys For Buildings & Structures

Our drone building surveys capture high-definition images, providing invaluable insights for discerning maintenance needs or assessing potential structural damage.

Equipped with thermal cameras, our drones unmask hidden problems, such as energy inefficiencies, water intrusion or electrical issues, leading to swift and informed remedial action. By deploying LiDAR sensors, we generate accurate 3D models of buildings, contributing crucial data for renovation planning, safety inspections, or infrastructure assessments.

Through photogrammetry, we present a nuanced understanding of your building structure with comprehensive 3D models, informing decisions related to architectural design, structural engineering, or renovation projects.

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Reach New Heights with Drone Surveys

3D Point Cloud Drone Survey

Our 3D point clouds survey use photogrammetry techniques to generate highly accurate and detailed 3D models of a site from geo referenced point clouds.

The use of drones provides a safe and efficient method for capturing large amounts of data, and our team uses the latest photogrammetry software and techniques to process the data into a useable format.

Our Point Cloud Surveys provide highly accurate data, thanks to our use of commercial-grade drones equipped with 8K ultra high-resolution cameras. The overlapping point clouds captured by the drone are processed into a 3D model with millimeter level accuracy, providing a clear and precise representation of the surveyed area.

Our drones have the capability to map large areas in a single flight, making it an efficient method for capturing data over large or complex sites. Our drones can cover a large area without sacrificing accuracy or detail.

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We Cover The Whole Of Leicester

SkyKam offers comprehensive drone survey services across Leicester and the surrounding areas.

Our local expertise allows us to navigate Leicester’s diverse landscape, from the bustling city centre to the picturesque countryside.

We specialize in addressing Leicester-specific challenges, such as monitoring the city’s rapid urban development and assessing flood risks along the River Soar.

Our drone technology provides invaluable insights for Leicester’s thriving industries, including textile manufacturing, engineering, and food production.