News

Scenic Consulting Group Tests using Unmanned Aerial Systems for Bat Exit Surveys

Scenic Consulting Group Tests using Unmanned Aerial Systems for Bat Exit Surveys

RALEIGH, NC, August 28, 2020 — Scenic Consulting Group, a coastal and environmental engineering firm offering innovative solutions that work with nature, and Copperhead Environmental Consulting, an environmental consulting firm specializing in environmental regulatory compliance and ecological inventories, conducted bat surveys using Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS). The field testing was performed on August 18-20, 2020 in collaboration with Dr….

2019 ACEC Engineering Excellence Award for Brunswick Town Fort Anderson Shoreline Protection

2019 ACEC Engineering Excellence Award for Brunswick Town Fort Anderson Shoreline Protection

Innovative Reef Catches Waves to Save State’s Historic Shoreline RALEIGH, NC, January 18, 2019- The American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) presented North State Engineering, PLLC with its 2019 Award for Engineering Excellence in the (Water and Storm Water/Water Resources/ Special Projects) Category for the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources’ Brunswick Town – Fort…

Red Cockaded Woodpecker (RCW) UAS Survey Demonstration:

Red Cockaded Woodpecker (RCW) UAS Survey Demonstration:

Scenic Consulting Group coordinated an initial field demonstration to establish a methodology for performing UAS field surveys for RCW using UAS technology.  The demonstration was performed in coordination with resource agencies (USFWS and NCWRC) and other stakeholders to determine the viability of using UAS technology for RCW surveys and establishing appropriate regulatory guidelines.

Legislative Drone Demo- Kinston

Legislative Drone Demo- Kinston

On Monday December 3rd NCDOT Division of Aviation organized a flight demonstration and technology briefing for the NC House Select Committee at NC Global TransPark. The focus of the flight demonstration was to show the benefits of drones in agricultural applications, infrastructure inspections, and public safety operations. The platforms we showcased were DJI Agras, eBee…