A brand new strategic partnership between DJI, a frontrunner in civilian drones and aerial imaging know-how, and Rosenbauer International AG, one of many world’s largest producers of fire-service automobiles and firefighting gear, has been put into drive on March 30 in a bid to make firefighting extra environment friendly and safer.
‘‘The two companies will work together to bring the benefits of digital emergency response management to anyone involved in being called to tackle an emergency situation,’’ the DJI announcement learn.
According to DJI, the partnership will enable the combination of aerial knowledge into Rosenbauer’s operation administration system, by way of which emergency crews on firefighting operations are supplied with data like fireplace security maps, hazardous materials knowledge or automobile rescue sheets.
As a consequence, decision-makers of firefighting operations will now have entry to extra visible and thermal knowledge, data which ‘‘can then be relayed to operational units at the scene on a tablet or displayed on monitors back at the command center giving a full overview of the situation,’’ the announcement acknowledged.
It additionally stated that knowledge security is assured as all data exchanged is ‘‘stored on a server in the highly secure computer center of a well-known European telecommunication firm,’’ including that in deployment the info is synced with all cell gadgets of the operational groups and stored in a closed loop.
Speaking in regards to the partnership, CEO of Rosenbauer International Dieter Siegel stated that ‘‘This cooperation with DJI enables us to consolidate our role as a digital pioneer while we work together to develop an integrated technology for comprehensive, data-based firefighting and disaster management.’’
President of DJI, Roger Luo, acknowledged that using drone know-how for the empowerment of firefighters’ emergency response performs ‘‘an increasing role in saving lives, time and resources on a daily basis.’’