In 2016 Above pioneered the use of aerial inspection techniques in utility-scale solar and catalysed an industry. It then went on to introduce the concept of the digital twin to address the challenges of managing larger solar assets and portfolios. Above is now at the forefront of a digital revolution within the rapidly growing solar industry.
Digital aerial solutions that support the entire solar life cycle
We offer a broad spectrum of services that support you at every stage of the solar plant life cycle. Whether you are looking to monitor asset performance, support a warranty claim or assess site viability there is an aerial solution to suit your needs.
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Solar plant testing and inspection data all in one place
SolarGain unifies testing and inspection data to support and drive the digital transformation of the solar industry. SolarGain inspection reports are transforming how the industry manages and uses plant testing and inspection data.
“Above have been delivering valuable aerial inspection services to Low Carbon for the past 4 years and we have benefitted greatly from their expertise in this field. Their professional and consistently high level of service make them an obvious choice for Low Carbon and complements our own high standards of Asset Management services.”
Above Surveying’s professional and pragmatic approach to collecting thermographic data and the granular level of detail portrayed via their online portal is an essential part of Amberside Energy’s toolkit. Their data is the first step in peeling back the skin of a solar asset to find out exactly what can be done to optimise the plant, precisely locating areas of potential upside, which is invaluable for our clients.
“Above have been inspecting our portfolio for the past 4 years and the build-up of historic health data is proving hugely valuable for us. Toucan has always recognised the potential in historic data to help predict the future, and with Above and its digital platform, we are building insights not possible through any other means”
“The Above Surveying service has proved itself extremely valuable to RES. Not only is the client portal incredibly useful, but the support and dedication from the Above team was exemplary”
“Above Surveying represent the future of thermal surveying within the solar PV industry. The technical expertise, customer service and client understanding on every project I have collaborated on has been second to none.”
“Above Surveying’s thermograhic inspection service is a professional and efficient complement to our PV plant quality assessments. They are a valuable partner for PI Berlin in the UK market”