Bryan Texas Utilities (BTU) has contracted McCord Engineering to utilize an aerial drone to evaluate electrical lines for determining the best path for telecommunication lines to support the new BTU Administration building. The project is scheduled for January 21, 2022 and should be complete the same day, weather permitting. Residents in the following areas may […]
Bryan Texas Utilities (BTU) has contracted with McCord Engineering to perform an aerial survey along the power line easements of Texas Avenue from Cooner Street to Villa Maria Road. This survey will take place between Jan. 4 and Jan. 8, 2021.
McCord Engineering will use an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) to perform this survey. McCord is licensed by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to fly commercial aircraft and will strictly follow all FAA rules and regulations. The UAV will fly between 40 and 200 feet above Texas Avenue and will operate between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Additional ground personnel will be present during these flights and will be clearly marked as a contractor for BTU.
For further questions regarding the use of UAVs for this survey project, please contact David Witte at 979.764.8356.