UAV Data Analysis for Construction & Urban Planning
No more manual routine in construction progress monitoring. Secured data sharing with one click
UAV Data Analysis for Construction & Urban Planning
No more manual routine in construction progress monitoring. Secured data sharing with one click
ATLAS is an AI-driven digital platform, which helps track construction progress more efficiently by automating object detection, counting and territory segmentation with AI detectors.
Timely construction reporting
and no more manual routine in UAV data analysis and report generation! Share reports with your contractors and stakeholders without delays on the day of surveying.
Improve teamwork and coordination
within your team of co-workers and subcontractors. Share data in one click as direct links accessible from mobile (iOS/Android) and desktop. Increase situational awareness of all project stakeholders using very simple and visual reporting.
Sensitive data is secured
ATLAS can be installed on premises for storing, processing and exchanging the most sensitive data. By default, ATLAS platform can be accessed from the cloud at
Success story
Locating defects of the road surface
Read how Construction & Civil Engineering company from Mexico accelerates road surface analysis using AI and generates shareable web maps with detected road defects.
Main Features
ATLAS contains its own AI-engine, which learns from users activity and automates regular tasks in construction and maintenance
Track progress and compare
Keep the data of all construction assets on the timeline with easy access to different slices of the same object along with ability to compare, and receive visual reports for all changes in a specified working area. Store raw aerial photography, orthomosaics, DSM, vector data (DXF, KML, Shape), and any additional files.
Count objects, measure areas, calculate volumes
Make a territory segmentation, highlight stockpiles and calculate volumes automatically with ATLAS AI. It also allows detecting heavy vehicles and vegetation on top of a pile and remove them from DSM to make volumes more realistic.
Verification of subcontracted work
ATLAS helps you validate work of subcontractors before acceptance. Automatically detect trenches and roads on orthomosaics, calculate boundaries and area sizes.
Waste management
Track location of different wastes generated during construction process. Tires, old pallets, broken vehicles and other - all this things can be counted and segmented.
Inspect asphalt or concrete for damages
Detect cracks and scratches on concrete and asphalt surfaces on both raw imagery and orthomosaics. Resulting report can be used by repair & maintenance teams to localize defect position and estimate required materials and human resources.
Elevation mapping
ATLAS provides tools to clean DSM from artificial objects to make accurate elevation profiles and slope measurements.
Smart geospatial analysis
Automate the time-consuming manual analysis of UAV & Satellite data
Detect objects
Train AI to search for regular objects (cars, piles) or complex ones, such as excavation areas, vegetation, etc. Use Magic Wand tool to annotate objects with uniform textures in one click.
Count objects 
Count any objects on a construction site or a city plan with utmost precision and in no time.
Measure areas
Automatic image segmentation helps calculate the size of complex objects and supply accurate data for progress monitoring and resource planning.
How ATLAS works
ATLAS is an easy-to-use platform requiring no GIS or data science knowledge.
With 3 simple steps turn your aerial images into business insights!
1. Annotate
Upload images or orthomosaic to our high performance GPU cloud or into the locally deployed ATLAS On-Premises for higher data security.
2. Train
Train the detector and start the detection process.
3. Detect
Analyze detection results and download insights in GeoJSON, CSV, PDF and other formats.
The workflow
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Quick start with your AI detector
ATLAS is simple to use not requiring GIS and data science knowledge. The webinar unfolds the process of ad-hoc training your AI-powered algorithm on annotated data following the 3 easy steps.
We care about your data
ATLAS can be used as a cloud-based solution or installed on-premises.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Which file formats can I upload to ATLAS?
  • Images: JPEG, PNG
  • Orthomosaics: GeoTiff
  • Digital surface model (DSM): GeoTiff
  • Vector technical drawings in DXF
  • Full motion videos in MPEG-TS
Can I use infrared images?
Yes, as JPEG format
What image resolution is required for ATLAS to work?
The higher the image resolution - the better the detection will work. In general images with GSD of 2-5 cm/pixel should be sufficient. To detect bigger objects like cars, solar panels, vegetation areas, etc it can be sufficient with 10-15 cm/pixel GSD.
Do you have sample files I can upload and train on?
Yes. In our training materials, you can find sample datasets here:
Can I import & export detectors?
Yes, on paid Cloud Plan and On-Premise it is possible to export detectors as files. To run this detector locally you need ATLAS On-Premise
Do you have existing detectors?
We do not ship detectors out of the box, because for many tasks quality depends on many conditions. But to train your first detector you may need 30 minutes. It is really quick.
What is the accuracy of a detector?
When detection is finished we cut results below 80% of confidence. In general, a lot of things depend on the annotation quality. Please follow our guidelines
What report does a detector deliver?
Images with detected objects can be downloaded as a ZIP archive or CSV list
From it is possible to download GeoJSON data for external GIS systems and PDF report with area screenshot and identified objects counts and area sizes
How do I share a project with other team members or clients?
ATLAS supports multiple users in one organization. You can invite them and open access to a specific project. It is also possible to share the project as a public link, not requiring authentication.
Can I use Pix4D for flying and ATLAS for object detection?
Yes. Data can be captured with any tool and then processed into orthomosaics
What differentiates ATLAS from Picterra and Pix4D?
We provide powerful object detection AI but at the same time allow to structure data into projects and track changes on a timeline
Can I upload pictures and ATLAS create orthophotos?
Yes. ATLAS has also a photogrammetry engine under the hood
Can I upload mosaics created in other software?
Yes. We support GeoTiff format
Pricing example. If a 20MP camera is used, can I only process 250 images?
Depending on the plan. We do not charge for training. We charge for detection. You can divide plan monthly capacity by image size to see how many images can be processed
What is the file output from ATLAS?
  • Shape and DXF formats are coming soon
Does ATLAS allow you to analyze videos? I.e. counting cars, pedestrians, etc.
Yes. The video should be in Full Motion Video (MPEG-TS) with GPS coordinates. One can record such a video with the UgCS Enterprise video recording package
Is ATLAS offered in white-label?
Yes. On-Premises option allows applying branding for a local installation
Are the API for ATLAS?
Yes. Please contact our for detailed information
Does ATLAS have the ability to label/create objects to be imported into AutoCAD Civil3D?
Yes. Now it is possible to export GeoJSON, Shortly we will support DXF export
What is a Megapixel (MP)?
Size in megapixels can be calculated as the multiplication of image width and image height in pixels. To calculate how many pixels you will require use the ATLAS calculator >>>
What is GB?
GB stands for Gigabytes. The amount of data that you can store in our Cloud according to a payment plan.
How do storage and processing differ?
Please check our Pricing page with the comparison of Plans
Can ATLAS be installed on my hardware?
Yes, ATLAS can be installed on your own hardware. Please contact for On-Premises options.
Which languages are supported by ATLAS?
Currently ATLAS has English, Spanish and Chinese localisation