Rope Access & Drones for Rhododendron Control

rope access & drones rhododendron

Location – Glenborrodale Nature Reserve Client – RSPB   Introduction Highland Access Ltd, recently completed an environmental project in one of Lochaber’s temperate rainforest areas. Working for the  RSPB, the mission was to remove and control invasive rhododendrons and non-native trees. The project used an innovative blend of drone technology, rope access techniques, and eco-friendly […]

Offshore UAV Coating Inspections

offshore inspection

Introduction This case study outlines a collaborative project between Highland Access Ltd and Airtech Integrity Ltd to carry out coating inspections on an offshore wind farm in Scotland. Utilising advanced drone technology, the project brought both efficiency and innovation to the maintenance of offshore energy infrastructures.   Project Overview Location: Offshore wind farm, ScotlandTask: Inspection […]

WTG Lightning Protection Testing

Introduction Highland Access Ltd, a provider of rope access solutions, was approached to address issues with the lightning protection systems on their Nordex N90 wind turbines. The previous inspection failed to identify critical faults, resulting in turbine damage caused by lightning strikes. This case study highlights the importance of regular lightning protection system inspections and […]

Drones for Deer Detection

drone deer detection

Introduction Highland Access Ltd is a provider of innovative drone solutions. This case study explores the implementation of drone technology. specifically, the DJI M300 equipped with the Zenmuse H20t quad sensor payload, for detecting deer in new forestry plantations. By leveraging this technology, Highland Access Ltd aims to enhance efficiency, reduce costs, and improve the […]