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Use Cases

As the drone, lanborne robot, and subsea ROV industries continue to grow so do the number of use cases making it almost impossible to track them all. Sphere Drones aims to be a source of information for these industries by tracking and listing all the use cases we come across as a business.


Ground-based Acoustic leak detection

Detecting air leaks is often a tedious task that requires a lot of time and patience and can even result...

Air-based Water Sampling

Water samples are a key component of ensuring Australia's waterways are safe for humans as well as wildlife. Water sampling...

Water-based Biosecurity

Marine pests, such as the Asian green mussel, can hitch a ride to Australia on ships or other vessels. Once...

Marine Conservation

Understanding the condition of our marine environment is critical for building a global picture of the Earth’s ecosystem. Scientists regularly...

Port Inspections

Australia's ports see 98% of the country's trade, making them a key part of the supply chain. Proper connections between Ports...

Reservoir Inspections

Completing reservoir inspections is best done with a subsea ROV (remotely operated vehicle) or underwater drone. Cities, local councils, and asset managers...

Ground-based Interactive Inspection

Remote inspections using landborne robots don't often allow interaction with objects or the environment being inspected. This can result in...

Ground-based Object Manipulation

A major reason landborne robots haven't taken over many of the highly repeatable tasks is due to not being able...

Ground-based Surveying

Ground-based surveying is a crucial step in producing topographic maps of an area that needs to be used for a...

Ground-based Site Documentation

Documenting the ever-changing environment of a site is important to know how things are coming along and to always ensure...

Ground-based Radiation Detection

Radiation detection is necessary when it comes to areas that work with radioactive materials and previous exposure sites such as...

Telemedicine

As the impact of the pandemic continues to remove the ability for many people to see doctors in person or...

Ground-based Thermal Inspection

Thermal inspections play an important part in safety operations around the world at, but not limited to the energy, manufacturing, and...

Noise Anomaly Detection

Noise anomalies across all industries are usually an indicator that something isn't working correctly or is broken. Capturing this data...

Gauge Reading

Gauges are often used to track important data on an oil rig, manufacturing plant, or during mining operations. Many of...

Ground-based Powerline Inspection

Powerline inspections are a time-consuming task requiring a dedicated team to go out and visually inspect each power pole and...

Environmental Rehabilitation

When mining companies or similar work on a piece of land the plants are often removed or destroyed in the...

Pest Removal

Pests are often the cause of millions in dollars' worth of damage to crops every year, resulting in shortages and...

Pest Monitoring

Pests are often the cause of millions in dollars' worth of damage to crops every year, resulting in shortages and...

Bird Deterrent

Deterring birds away from an area is a never-ending task that often requires a dedicated team to get the job...

Water-based Search and Rescue

Underwater search and rescue, recovery and investigations are time sensitive operations often performed in extremely challenging conditions. In emergency situations,...

Wet Pipe and Sewer Inspection

What is pipe and sewer inspections? When it comes to pipes and sewer systems that are always underwater divers are...

Dry Sewer Inspection

What is a sewer inspection? Infrastructure must be inspected regularly to detect any issues early on and ensure everything is...

Pit Calculations

What are pit calculations? Pit calculations are an important part of the mining and construction industry allowing important decisions to...