USIMINAS RECEIVES ITS FIRST ELIOS
(ELIOS INTRODUCTORY TRAINING)
– November 23th, 2018 –
The USIMINAS is one of the largest producers of steel in the Americas, with major steel mills in Brazil with a total capacity of 9.5 million metric tons of steel per year.
The company accounts for 28% of total steel output in Brazil. Usiminas has an installed capacity of producing 9.5 million tons of crude steel is one of the largest steel complexes in the Americas.
The units and subsidiaries of Usiminas are present in six Brazilian states. Its two steel plants are located in Ipatinga (MG) and Cubatão (SP).
We are proud to say that at this date, the XD4SOLUTIONS has applied two days of Introductory Training to USIMINAS operators. The training was held at the Oficial and Certified Training Center designed by Flyability in Brazil, located at the State of Espirito Santo. That is the only Training Center, fully customized for confined spaces inspections techniques with the use of robot ELIOS, in the South Hemisphere, approved by the Swiss Developer Flyability.
The introductory training course is open to all Flyability customers, for free, upon the purchase of an ELIOS. Each acquisition grants access to a private training session with up to three participants. Attending the introductory training is highly recommended even for people used to UAV piloting and, that consist in an intensive theoretical and practical training split into four sessions.
Theoretical training session: Safety and methodology related to the usage of Elios.
Practical training session: Hands-on exercises to acquire the proper skills to collect data with Elios in the field.
Practical exam session: Piloting skills assessment leading to the obtainment of the beginner or advanced certification depending on results.
Basic exam sessions: Online assessment going over the knowledge you have acquired throughout the day.
A Specialized Industrial Inspection Company that makes use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), founded by professional Helicopter Pilots, Xd4solutions brings to the global UAV market all the experience gained from more than a decade of aeronautical operations in the Onshore & Offshore field.