Danieli Group is an Italian supplier of equipment and physical plants to the metal industry, one of the main players in the field.
The objective of the project is the development of a pilot system that aims to show autonomous inspection of the process of steel elements production by using an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) in a rolling mill plant. The scope of the project is a demonstration of essential UAV functionalities, under a controlled set of circumstances (TRL 7). It is the first step towards a fully functional autonomous aerial inspection system that can be certified and installed into existing plants providing the capability of autonomous operation.
Danieli Group, and the project partner is Nomen company from Croatia.