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SOTO and Flying Robot leading the charge for faster, safer statutory structural audits using drone technology

Posted on March 25, 2019

We’ve been at the forefront of using drones for engineering applications for some time. Now we’re giving mining, heavy industry and construction a much faster and safer means to inspect or audit dangerous and inaccessible areas via the use of the innovative technology. We’ve partnered with aerial photography specialist Flying Robot to use remotely piloted […]

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SOTO AND 1414 DEGREES: TOWARDS A NEW ENERGY PARTNERSHIP

Posted on February 28, 2019

Energy innovation is an area thriving with activity around the globe, fired by the need to find alternatives to traditional sources. Into this melee now strides a bold Australian with a doctorate in geosciences and a string of high-profile appointments under his belt. While Dr. Kevin Moriarty’s company, intriguingly named 1414 Degrees to get safely […]

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2019 Australia Day Aquathon – Making a splash for our local community

Posted on January 21, 2019

There’s just a few days left until this year’s Australia Day Aquathon, and we are ecstatic to be a sponsor once again. The Aquathon is all about fostering community and showcasing the wonderful Illawarra region we’re lucky enough to call home so when it came time to decide whether or not we wanted to be […]

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SOTO INTRODUCES SAFE, EFFICIENT UNDERGROUND SURGE BIN INSPECTION

Posted on January 14, 2019

Surge bins installed at the end of colliery conveyer belts are often a critical component of the underground coal transportation process. The word ‘component,’ however, is a bit too modest to describe them, as surge bins are usually big and cumbersome. When the time comes to inspect the inside of a surge bin, the task […]

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