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Collect data anywhere, anytime, off-grid and on the move.


Collect data anywhere, anytime, off-grid and on the move.

Activate aerial data capture with just one click

HubX is a patent pending, rugged and self-sustaining mobile drone platform that arrives ready to work. Everything you need for a seamless deployment so you can capture aerial data wherever and whenever it’s required, making HubX essential for any site.

Everything you need to take your remote drone operations to the next level.

HubX is an all-terrain, solar-powered and internet-enabled solution with inbuilt redundancies that break down the barriers of Drone-in-a-Box (DiaB) deployments. It works for mine sites, agribusiness, utilities, emergency services and more. Developed, built and tested in Australia by the experienced Sphere Drones team so you know it's built to last.

No extras needed

Be operational on delivery day. No extra onsite infrastructure, certifications or staff needed.

No road too tough

Designed for the harsh Australian conditions and terrain, you can take HubX confidently anywhere you need and adapt it to your site.

Up and flying in 30 minutes

Deploy this simple turnkey solution in minutes - not weeks, months or years.

Your success is guaranteed.

We work as your partner to find the right solution for your business and use case, no matter where you're at with remote drone operations. From an experienced organisation with a Remote Operations Centre, to a growing business who's thinking about bringing their 1st drone into operation, you can be totally confident every drone mission will be successful.

Integrates easily

Opt for our Curo software for a completely integrated solution or connect to your existing drone management software via an API.

Boosts your operations

Streamline repetitive and resource-heavy surveying tasks and automate data flow from site to office. Even if you’re more than 5,000km away.

Don't wait to get operational

Outsource Flight Operations to our experienced team while you secure certifications and set up operations to support your use case.

Your complete solution by Sphere Drones

Have data delivered from site to office with just one click.


  • Solar Trailer
  • WatchTower
  • Power and data compartment
  • Automated drone
  • Software

Best suited for:
Any organisation looking to capture aerial data, regardless of level of their experience.

+ Managed Flight Services

  • Implementation
  • Compliance
  • Remote Operations Centre
  • Data management
  • AI delivery

Best suited for:
Any organisation with limited drone compliance, certificates, or operational experience.

Don't let compliance or regulations be a blocker for automated drone integration.

Fast track aerial data collection on your site with our Managed Flight Services. With a cost-effective license fee, the experienced team at Sphere Drones can get you flying sooner.




24/7 Remote Ops Centre

Performance tested against the harsh Australian elements

We pride ourselves on delivering high quality products so we can guarantee success. Since 2022 we've invested heavily into R&D to develop and rigorously test HubX to give you complete confidence to take the solution anywhere.


On-road mileage driven


Off-road mileage driven


Time off-grid


Highest temperature tested


Max wind speed tested


Automated take offs & landings

Find out how you can benefit from HubX

We partnered with Yancoal to successfully trial HubX at their remote NSW mine, Mount Thorley. The trial demonstrated that HubX can streamline and boost mining operations through automation and increase the frequency of aerial data collection. Plus, it improves personnel safety by removing exposure to potentially dangerous environments.

One solution, unlimited use cases across industries

We can help you uncover your use case across mining, agribusiness, utilities, emergency services, construction and many more industries. HubX is suited for a number of use cases, including the automation of:

Surveying & photogrammetry

Blast vision

Pit imagery inspections

Remote monitoring of satellite & rehabilitation sites

Highly repeatable and routine asset inspections

Tasks in dangerous environments


Livestock counting

Gate management

Perimeter security

Perimeter security

Inspections on critical or remote assets

Power line inspection

Pipe inspection

Disaster management

Emergency response support

Search and rescue

Site survey and measurement

Equipment tracking

Volumetric stockpile calculations

Remote monitoring for progress reports

Risk and safety management

Routine infrastructure inspections

Why Sphere Drones?

Approved CASA compliance tool, with a mature and long-standing relationship with CASA.

Relationship focused, not transactional.

AI capabilities, including livestock counting, and vehicle detection.

100% compliant - from CASA ReOC, BARS, BVLOS* to IREX Qualified.

Frequently asked questions

Do I need a ReOC license or BVLOS approval to get HubX on my site?

HubX does NOT require a ReOC license or BVLOS approval if you’ve opted for our Managed Flight Services. Operating HubX yourself requires a ReOC license and BVLOS approval when operating beyond a visual line of sight.

How do I get HubX to my site?

HubX includes full delivery. Our team will evaluate the site and get HubX up and running for your team. Get in touch to find out more.

Is HubX available outside Australia?

Yes. HubX is patented and our team is working through international supply chain logistics to scale HubX operations globally. If you are interested in working with us, get in touch.

How do I apply for BVLOS certification?

To receive a BVLOS certification first requires your business to get a ReOC licence and have RePL-certified pilots. Please find out more about the BVLOS certification process in our blog post.

Do I need any licenses or certifications to install and use HubX?

No, HubX is designed to be operated standalone, removing the need for any special licenses or certifications.

Can I move HubX using my own vehicle?

Yes, you can move HubX as long as your vehicle meets the towing requirements. Which includes having a brake controller and a 2-tonne tow capacity.

Do I need to download any third-party apps or software to access captured mission data?

No, all of the data captured with HubX is managed and accessible via the cloud, allowing users to access it via most internet browsers.

Where is HubX manufactured?

HubX’s hardware is manufactured through an extensive supply chain and assembled in our HQ in Sydney, Australia. HubX’s software is developed locally in Australia.

Do I need to have an external connection to internet and power?

HubX is designed to operate completely off-grid and does not need external internet and power connections. HubX has an independent internet connection and solar battery system.

Do I have 24/7 remote access to my HubX system?

Yes, HubX is always connected to the internet, giving you access to the system around the clock as required.

*Training instrument has been issued to Sphere Drones, finalising BVLOS approval with CASA Jan '24

Interested? Talk to our team

If you have a question or would like to know more, fill out the form below and our team will get in touch with you as soon as we can.

Interested? Talk to our team

If you have a question or would like to know more, fill out the form below and our team will get in touch with you as soon as we can.