Emesent’s 1st Year Anniversary Celebration
January 24, 2020|news | 3 Min Read
Emesent's 1st Year Anniversary Celebration On Wednesday the 13th of November, the entire Emesent Team welcomed esteemed partners, customers, distributors, suppliers and industry leaders to jointly celebrate and officially mark [...]
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BHP Olympic Dam implement Hovermap as part of their daily operations
January 24, 2020|news | 2 Min Read

Mining Monthly’s headlining article “Olympic Dam underground drone trial pays dividends” showcases the successful implementation of Hovermap in their day-to-day underground surveying. BHP Olympic Dam is one of the world’s most significant deposits of […]

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Hovermap uncovers buried secrets of WWII
September 25, 2019|news | 2 Min Read
Let's Explore It was an opportunity that couldn't be refused when Emesent’s, Jeremy Sofonia, was invited to participate in the National Geographic series, “Buried Secrets of WWII”. Called upon for his experience in drone and LiDAR mapping, Hovermap [...]
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Q4 2019 New Features Overview
September 18, 2019|news | 3 Min Read
Emesent is excited to release a range of new features that save time and enable greater insights. Hovermap - now an even more versatile and powerful mapping solution. 01.GEO-REFERENCING USING [...]
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Manufacturing Modernisation Fund announced at Emesent
September 9, 2019|news | 2 Min Read
Karen Andrews, the Minister for Industry, formally announces the launch of the Manufacturing Modernisation Fund at Emesent On Thursday the 6th of September 2019, Emesent welcomed Karen Andrews, the Minister [...]
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Halo Robotics uses Hovermap to map Garuda Wisnu Kencana, the World’s 3rd largest statue
August 23, 2019|news | 3 Min Read

Hovermap scans the Garuda Wisnu Kencana, creating beautiful high resolution models Emesent’s Indonesian distributor, Halo Robotics, has completed a proof of concept with Hovermap, mapping the Garuda Wisnu Kencana statue […]

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Emesent Partners with Halo Robotics
August 19, 2019|news | 3 Min Read
August 20, 2019 – Brisbane, Australia Emesent Partners with Indonesia’s Halo Robotics to Bring Autonomous Drone Technology to Southeast Asia’s Largest Market Emesent are pleased to announce their expansion into [...]
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DARPA challenge accepted
August 13, 2019|news | 4 Min Read
The Emesent Team is off to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to compete in the DARPA SubT Challenge A team of Emesent researchers and engineers are heading over to Pittsburgh to participate in [...]
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Meet the Aussie robot squad heading underground in DARPA challenge
August 8, 2019|news | 6 Min Read

Titan, Bruce, Ghost, Hovermap and SuperDroid have individual strengths, but will need to work as a team to succeed Read the original article written by George Nott from ComputerWorld here. […]

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Hovermap tours the mines of Western Australia
July 31, 2019|news | 2 Min Read
Hovermap tours the mines of Western Australia Emesent recently conducted a series of roadshows to demonstrate Hovermap’s capabilities at a number of interested mine sites. First up was Western Australia’s [...]
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Emesent’s Hovermap Wins Australia’s Coveted Good Design Award for Design Excellence
July 26, 2019|news | 4 Min Read
2019 Good Design AwardsEMESENT HOVERMAP WINS AUSTRALIA’S COVETED GOOD DESIGN AWARD FOR DESIGN EXCELLENCE. The winners of Australia's peak industry design awards – the highest honour for design and innovation [...]
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LORD Corporation and Emesent Partnership
May 7, 2019|news | 1 Min Read

“We have stringent requirements for a light-weight, robust and reliable sensor, and LORD Corporation inertial sensors have a proven track record in the autonomy space,” said Dr. Stefan Hrabar, CEO […]

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DARPA SubTChallenge STIX Event April 2019
April 24, 2019|news | 1 Min Read

In early April, Emensent (a member of the CSIRO’s Data61 team) plus other eight qualified teams attempted to remotely navigate the dark and dirty corridors of Edgar Experimental Mine in […]

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Emesent is a finalist for the Austmine METS Innovation Award
April 23, 2019|news | 1 Min Read

The biennial Austmine Awards are the industry’s most prestigious awards for miners and METS, recognising excellence in innovation and export. Emesent is proud to have been selected as one of […]

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In the news: how Hovermap is using autonomous technology to explore mines
March 19, 2019|news | 1 Min Read

Here is a recent story by Mine Australia featuring Hovermap on the use of autonomous drones for mine exploration.

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Guardian angels: How drones make mining safer
March 4, 2019|mining, news | 1 Min Read

Guardian angels: How drones make mining safer Emesent’s CEO Dr Stefan Hrabar was interviewed by Australian Mining Safe to Work about how drones increase safety in mining operations. “[…] for underground […]

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A safer, more productive future for underground mines
February 14, 2019|mining, news | 1 Min Read

A safer, more productive future for underground mines Earlier this month, Dr Stefan Hrabar,  CEO and Co-Founder of Emesent told Ausimm Bulletin about how Autonomous drone technology is becoming more […]

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Hovermap is now available – media release
January 29, 2019|news | 4 Min Read

MEDIA RELEASE Emesent launches Hovermap, the world’s first autonomous LiDAR mapping payload for industrial drones Leading SLAM-based solution delivers a step-change in time, cost and actionable data for industrial drone […]

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Emesent has launched
December 4, 2018|news | 3 Min Read

Emesent spun out from CSIRO after raising $3.5 million in venture capital to commercialise its first product, Hovermap. Main Sequence Ventures, which manages the CSIRO Innovation Fund, led the funding […]

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Hovermap – our award winning product
October 29, 2018|news | 2 Min Read

What is Hovermap? Hovermap is a 3D LiDAR-mapping and autonomy payload for industrial drones. With a unique two-in-one plug-and-play payload, it provides advanced mapping and autonomy for industrial drones. With […]

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DARPA SubT Challenge – Revolutionising the underground domain
September 17, 2018|news | 2 Min Read

Emesent has partnered with the Robotics and Autonomous Systems Group at CSIRO’s Data61 and Georgia Tech to compete in the DARPA Subterranean or “SubT” Challenge. The challenge is a US$2 […]

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A mapping drone that can fly in and out of stopes
November 22, 2017|mining, news | 1 Min Read

A mapping drone that can fly in and out of stopes An article by Paul Moore on 22nd November 2017 in the International Mining reports on how Hovermap is being […]

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WSJ: Self-Directed Drones Delve Deep Into Mines
May 11, 2017|mining, news | 1 Min Read

Self-Directed Drones Delve Deep Into Mines A piece published by the Wall Street Jornal on 11 May 2017 showed how deep under the Australian Outback, mining companies are testing a […]

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