At Red Mountain Scientific, we put a lot of time and thought into the industries we pursue for our drone inspection services. The area we are most excited about, and choose to focus on, is a sector we call High Infrastructure. Read more
Fort Collins, CO — Red Mountain Scientific participated in the recent LaunchNo.CO’s PitchNo.CO pitch competition and finished in third place. LaunchNo.CO is a nonprofit dedicated to advancing and supporting entrepreneurship and small business in Northern Colorado. The event was held in conjunction with Fort Collins Startup Week.
Nick Fuller is Red Mountain Scientific’s Lead Developer. He has been an integral part of the Red Mountain team since the beginning. An emerging software developer, he excels at finding solutions and putting them to use in software. He has coding experience in a variety of languages including C++, MySQL, Java, VB.net, and Python. On top of that, he is also a skilled pilot who helped design both of Red Mountain Scientific’s autopilot apps, assists with our AI platform, and manages our work with the Colorado State University team – all while constantly endeavoring to improve Red Mountain Scientific’s flight missions and operations for better efficiency and quality.
We asked Nick a few questions to help you get to know him better. Here’s what he had to say: Read more
Over the years, the wireless industry has been one of constant innovation and increasing competition. Operating efficiently has become even more critical to the success of your business. Cell tower, radio tower, and broadcast tower inspections can be quite the undertaking. Our mission is to make these projects faster, safer, more informative, and more cost-effective through drone inspection. To do so, we believe there are three key components (the “Three Ts”): Read more
Craig Heikes is Red Mountain Scientific’s Pilot in Command for drone inspections. He has been an integral part of the Red Mountain team since February 2017 and is the Director of Flight Operations at Red Mountain Scientific. He is responsible for all drone inspection flights, as well as pilot selection. Additionally, he is a member of our development team and is responsible for autopilot enhancements.
We asked Craig a few questions to help you get to know him better. Here’s what he had to say:
The key to the success of any drone inspection is the quality of the photography collected from the mission. There are two components to getting this quality; one is the use of high-quality cameras and the other is flying consistent and reproducible missions. This article will focus on the latter and how Red Mountain Scientific flies its missions. Read more
Red Mountain Scientific is revolutionizing the cell tower inspection, wind turbine inspection, and radio tower inspection industries through the use of drone technology. The Fort Collins, Colorado company arose from the desire to solve business and technological challenges present in industries requiring manual climbing and rappelling of assets to perform structural inspections. Read more
Erik Host-Steen is Red Mountain Scientific’s Business Development Manager. He has been an integral part of the Red Mountain team since July 2017, and is responsible for business development and identifying potential clients which might benefit from Red Mountain Scientific’s offerings and connecting with them. His focus on on the wind turbine market.
We asked Erik a few questions to help you get to know him better. Here’s what he had to say:
CCA 2017 provided unique insights and updates from a diverse group of leaders in the telecom, government, and technology industries. We heard from top industry executives, innovative start-ups, and even FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr.