Bryan Texas Utilities (BTU), through the assistance of a contractor, will be conducting an aerial inspection of various elements of the BTU power system on Tuesday, August 3, 2021 through Friday, August 13, 2021. The contractor hired to do the work will be using a helicopter and UAV Drone to inspect parts of the BTU […]
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.