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VERACEL CELULOSE Dryer column inspection

Previous Next VERACEL CELULOSE DRYER COLUMN INSPECTION XD4SOLUTIONS has completed a confined inspection mission at Veracel, with the use of ELIOS drones, designed by our Swiss partner Flyability.  Veracel is a Brazilian pulp company with integrated forestry, industrial and logistics operations in the southern region of Bahia. It is the result of a partnership between …

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Eldorado Brasil

ELDORADO BRASIL confined space assets inspections​

Previous Next ELDORADO BRASIL CONFINED SPACE ASSETS INSPECTION Eldorado Brasil is the biggest and most modern pulp mill in the world. Its mill and plantation areas are located in the state of Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, and it has the capacity to produce 1.5 million tons of pulp a year. We are proud to …

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Visual Inspection in The Food & Beverage Industry

NOTÍCIAS Visual Inspection in The Food & Beverage Industry – December 9th, 2019 – Solutions aimed at the management of industrial assets through the integration of non-intrusive technologies in the food and beverage industry. Industrial facilities such as storage tanks, chimneys, boilers and silos are inspected with professional drones combined and integrated with the Industry …

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Visual Inspection in The Mining Industry

NOTÍCIAS Visual Inspection in The Mining Industry – December 2nd, 2019 – Solutions aimed at the management of industrial assets through the integration of non-intrusive technologies in the mining industry.  The third infographic of this series is about the mining sector. Underground mines are irregular environments and at the same time they are dangerous for …

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Visual Inspection in the Oil & Gas Industry

Visual Inspection in Oil & Gas Industry – November 25th, 2019 – On Mondays, we will release detailed infographics about the main activities performed by professional drones in different industries. The first one is about the oil & gas segment. Assets such as FPSOs, Flares, Ballast Tanks, Storage Tanks, Chimneys are inspected by professional drones …

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Industrial Drone Applications in 7 industries

Industrial Drone Applications in 7 industries – June 19th, 2019 – Asset inspection is undoubtedly an important part of running a business since it contributes to take necessary precautions and accomplish maintenance prevention program. However, manual inspection work is often time-consuming (long shutdown hours), costly (reduced production and revenue from shutdown time), dangerous for the workers, and usually incomplete due to the inability …

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XD4SOLUTIONS/AIESEC Welcome to Internship program!!

Previous Next AIESEC INTERN RECEPTION – May 10th, 2019 – AIESEC is a global platform for young people to explore and develop their leadership potential. It was established in 1948 after World War II, where seven youths across seven countries had a dream of building cross-cultural understanding across nations. It is a non-political, independent, not-for-profit …

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END-TO-END SOLUTION

END-TO-END SOLUTION – April 26th, 2019 – When we talk about visual inspection of assets, we soon think in a report full of complex pages, technical words and images, with a rather difficult visualization for interpretation. With that in mind, xd4solutions identified the main difficulties of industries and created a differentiated, innovative and highly updated …

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ARCELORMITTAL Silo Inspection

ARCELORMITTAL SILO INSPECTION – March 20th, 2019 – ARCELORMITTAL is the world’s leading steel and mining company. Guided by a philosophy to produce safe, sustainable steel, it is the leading supplier of quality steel products in all major markets including automotive, construction, household appliances and packaging. ARCELORMITTAL is present in 60 countries and has an …

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DOW CHEMICAL Introductory and Specialized Training

DOW CHEMICAL INTRODUCTORY AND SPECIALIZED TRAINING – February 15th, 2019 – The DOW CHEMICAL COMPANY is an American multinational chemical corporation headquartered in Midland, Michigan, United States. They have 201 manufacturing plants in 36 countries around the world, and they are responsible to produce more than 6.000 different products. The units and subsidiaries of DOW are present in …

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PETROBRAS Visit Presentation – RAC DE MELHORES PRÁTICAS

Previous Next PETROBRAS PRESENTATION – RAC DE MELHORES PRÁTICAS – December 19th, 2018 – Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. — Petrobras, more commonly known as simply Petrobras, is a semi-public Brazilian multinational corporation in the petroleum industry headquartered in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The company’s name translates to Brazilian Petroleum Corporation — Petrobras. In order to continue …

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Partnership with WM TRADING

PARTNERSHIP WITH WM TRADING COMPANY – December 12th, 2018 – At this date, XD4SOLUTIONS is pleased to announce its partnership with WM Trading Company, which is a Trading Company specialized on customs importation, issues and processing. With a team composed of highly qualified professionals, WM has a solid experience at international trade and a high knowledge, …

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The First One Brazilian UAV Industrial Inspection Company Operator to achieve the ISO 9001 Certification by Bureau Veritas

THE FIRST ONE BRAZILIAN UAV INDUSTRIAL INSPECTION COMPANY OPERATOR TO ACHIEVE THE ISO 9001 CERTIFICATION BY BUREAU VERITAS – December 16th, 2018 – Previous Next The Bureau Veritas S. A. is an international certification agency. Today, the headquarter is located at Paris, France. Founded in 1828, Bureau Veritas is a recognized global leader in Testing, …

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xd4solutions achieves its ISO 9001 certification by Bureau Veritas

Previous Next XD4SOLUTIONS ACHIEVES THE ISO 9001 CERTIFICATION BY BUREAU VERITAS – December 16th, 2018 – Bureau Veritas S. A. is an international certification agency. Today, the headquarter is located at Paris, France. Founded in 1828, Bureau Veritas is a recognized global leader in Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC), delivering high quality services to help …

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MARCA AMBIENTAL Ceiling Inspection and Volumetric Extraction

Previous Next MARCA AMBIENTAL CEILING INSPECTION AND VOLUMETRIC EXTRACTION – December 6th, 2018 – Marca Ambiental is a pioneer company and the largest of Espírito Santo in waste solutions. Since 1995, it has been a reference in innovation, technology, quality and respect for the environment. Located in Cariacica, Marca Ambiental acts in integrated waste management for …

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PETROBRAS EXPO ROBÓTICA

Previous Next PETROBRAS EXPO ROBÓTICA – November 29th, 2018 – Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. — Petrobras, more commonly known as simply Petrobras, is a semi-public Brazilian multinational corporation in the petroleum industry headquartered in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The company’s name translates to Brazilian Petroleum Corporation — Petrobras. The Petrobras Research Center (Cenpes) hosted, from November …

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SERVICES – Infrastructure Inspections

COMPARATIVE: ELIOS vs TRADITIONAL METHODS PORTUGUESE ENGLISH IMMEDIATE SAVINGS GENERATED BY ELIOS (DOLLAR) Oct 31st, 2018 Besides avoiding loss of production for a long stopping time, ELIOS wipes out expenses with extra manpower and with rents of scaffolds and specialized trucks. Back to COMPARATIVE page A Specialized Industrial Inspection Company that makes use of Unmanned …

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Economia Imediata Gerada pelo ELIOS (US$ dollars)

COMPARATIVE: ELIOS vs TRADITIONAL METHODS PORTUGUESE ENGLISH ECONOMIA IMEDIATA GERADA PELO ELIOS (US$ dollars) – 31 de outubro de 2018 – Além de reduzir significativamente a perda de produção devido a uma paralização do ativo por um longo período, o Elios elimina os gastos com mão-de-obra extra, aluguéis de andaimes e caminhões especializados.   Back …

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Custo de Inspeção do ELIOS Comparado aos Métodos Tradicionais

COMPARATIVE: ELIOS vs TRADITIONAL METHODS PORTUGUESE ENGLISH CUSTO DE INSPEÇÃO DO ELIOS COMPARADO AOS MÉTODOS TRADICIONAIS (%) – 31 de outubro de 2018 – Quando somados os aluguéis de andaime e escada, mais mão-de-obra extra e perda de produção, o ELIOS pode reduzir para zero os custos fixos e reduzir o custo total para cerca …

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Tempo de Shutdown das Estruturas (Shutdown + Inspeção)

COMPARATIVE: ELIOS vs TRADITIONAL METHODS PORTUGUESE ENGLISH TEMPO DE SHUTDOWN DAS ESTRUTURAS (Shutdown+Inspeção) – 31 de outubro de 2018 – Poder diminuir o tempo de parada de uma estrutura é essencial para uma empresa e com o ELIOS isso é possível. Um exemplo dessa redução de tempo ocorreu na inspeção de um reator nuclear nos Estados …

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Número de Acidentes por Acesso por Corda Reportados no Mundo

COMPARATIVE: ELIOS vs TRADITIONAL METHODS PORTUGUESE ENGLISH NÚMERO DE ACIDENTES POR ACESSO POR CORDA REPORTADOS NO MUNDO Fonte: IRATA – Work and Safety Analysis 2018 – 31 de outubro de 2018 – A utilização da tecnologia do ELIOS elimina a exposição de profissionais altamente capacitados a esse tipo de acidente, reduzindo a zero os afastamentos …

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Conclusão do Comparativo: ELIOS x Métodos Tradicionais

COMPARATIVE: ELIOS vs TRADITIONAL METHODS PORTUGUESE ENGLISH CONCLUSÃO DO COMPARATIVO: ELIOS x MÉTODOS TRADICIONAIS – 31 de outubro de 2018 – O ELIOS é o primeiro drone resistente a colisões do mundo, projetado pela empresa suíça Flyability, para inspecionar e explorar os lugares mais inacessíveis. Quando comparado aos métodos tradicionais de inspeção visual em áreas …

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Immediate Savings Generated by ELIOS (US$ dollars)

COMPARATIVE: ELIOS vs TRADITIONAL METHODS PORTUGUESE ENGLISH IMMEDIATE SAVINGS GENERATED BY ELIOS (US$ dollars) – October 31st, 2018 – Besides avoiding significantly loss of production due a long stopping time, Elios eliminates spending on extra labor, scaffold rentals, and specialized trucks. Back to COMPARATIVE page A Specialized Industrial Inspection Company that makes use of Unmanned Aerial …

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Inspection Costs of ELIOS Compared to Traditional Methods

COMPARATIVE: ELIOS vs TRADITIONAL METHODS PORTUGUESE ENGLISH INSPECTION COSTS OF ELIOS COMPARED TO TRADITIONAL METHODS (%) – October 31st, 2018 – When combined scaffold and ladder rentals, plus extra labor and production loss, ELIOS can reduce fixed costs to zero and reduce total cost to about 1/3, generating savings of 70-75%. Not only the cost with …

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Time of Shutdown of Assets (Shutdown + Inspection)

COMPARATIVE: ELIOS vs TRADITIONAL METHODS PORTUGUESE ENGLISH TIME OF SHUTDOWN OF ASSETS (Shutdown + Inspection) – October 31st, 2018 – Being able to reduce the downtime of a structure is essential for a company and with ELIOS this is possible. An example of this time reduction occurred in the inspection of a nuclear reactor in …

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Number of Accidents of Rope Access Reported to IRATA Around the World

COMPARATIVE: ELIOS vs TRADITIONAL METHODS PORTUGUESE ENGLISH NUMBER OF ACCIDENTS OF ROPE ACCESS REPORTED TO IRATA AROUND THE WORLD Source: IRATA – Work and Safety Analysis 2018 – October 31st, 2018 – The use of ELIOS technology eliminates the exposure of highly qualified professionals to this type of accident, reducing to zero the temporary or permanent removals, …

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Conclusion of Comparative: ELIOS vs. Traditional Methods

COMPARATIVE: ELIOS vs TRADITIONAL METHODS PORTUGUESE ENGLISH CONCLUSION OF COMPARATIVE: ELIOS vs. TRADITIONAL METHODS – October 31st, 2018 – ELIOS is the world’s first collision-resistant drone, designed by the Swiss company Flyability, to inspect and explore the most inaccessible places. When compared to traditional methods of visual inspection at industrial areas and at engineering structures, …

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XD4 FLIGHT CREW TEAM – Falcon 8 (Recurrent Training)

XD4 FLIGHT CREW TEAM – FALCON 8  (Recurrent Training) – October 26th, 2018 – XD4SOLUTIONS has completed the three full days of recurrent Falcon 8 training at its facility Center, maintained in partnership with RESGATE Company . This specific training is mandatory, following the SOP (Standard Operational Procedures), regulated by the XD4SOLUTIONS and its Partner, …

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ArcelorMittal Brasil S.A. Visit Presentation

ARCELORMITTAL VISIT PRESENTATION – October 10th, 2018 – At this date, the XD4SOLUTIONS has been invited by ArcelorMittal to a meeting with the managers responsible for blast furnaces. The reception and acceptance was pretty good. Our operators made a quick presentation with ELIOS, and after, they were invited to know the blast furnaces structures closely …

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Xd4solutions assina acordo de intenção de compra de aeronave asa fixa desenvolvida pela brasileira AeroFortress.

Xd4solutions assina acordo de intenção de compra de aeronave asa fixa desenvolvida pela brasileira AeroFortress. – Outubro, 08, 2018 – Após início de parceria celebrada entre a xd4solutions e a brasileira AeroFortress, em julho de 2018, sentimos necessidade de uma aeronave asa fixa, que atendesse uma performance de Economia X Versatilidade desejada.  Então, na data …

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ArcelorMittal Brasil S.A. First Visit Presentation

ARCELORMITTAL FIRST VISIT PRESENTATION – September 26th, 2018 – At this date, the XD4SOLUTIONS has been invited by ArcelorMittal, the world’s largest steel producer, located at Tubarão, Vitoria, ES, Brazil. The reason of that invitation was to get more close to the technology of the Swiss drone ELIOS, designed by the Company FLYABILITY, which the XD4SOLUTIONS is a …

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Partnership with SKY-FUTURES and Falcon 8 Training

PARTNERSHIP SKY-FUTURES / XD4SOLUTIONS PARTNERSHIP WITH SKY-FUTURES AND FALCON 8 TRAINING – August 30th, 2018 – The XD4SOLUTIONS is composed by professional Helicopters Pilots which bring to the global UAV market all the experience gained from more than a decade of aeronautical Offshore & Onshore operations. SKY-FUTURES is the world’s leading provider of drone-based inspection …

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Partnership with AeroFortress

PARTNERSHIP WITH AEROFORTRESS – July 02nd, 2018 – Empresa nascida do desejo de atender uma demanda crescente do mercado por RPAS confiáveis e de qualidade. Seus profissionais possuem formação nas melhores instituições de ensino do país, com ampla experiência, nacional e internacional, tanto na área industrial de manufatura de aeronaves quanto na prestação de serviços …

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Partnership with FLYABILITY

PARTNERSHIP FLYABILITY / XD4SOLUTIONS Click here to know about ELIOS specialized training PARTNERSHIP WITH FLYABILITY – May 14th, 2018 – Flyability announces its partnership with XD4Solutions which becomes an authorized reseller, a training center, and a maintenance center of Flyability Elios, the collision-tolerant indoor inspection and exploration drone. With the recent successful certification of Elios against …

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