Bridge Inspectors

Minnesota Department of Transportation is Using Drones to inspect Bridges

In an effort to cut back on time and money the Minnesota Department of Transportation is using drones to inspect the underside of a few bridges. Drones may soon replace the traditional inspection method which utilizes a basket-and-lift inspection vehicle to hang inspectors over the side of the bridge. Some bridges inspections require up to an 11 team inspection crew and a traffic crew. Read more here.