Drone Operation Plan at Road Construction Site

도로건설 현장에서의 드론 운용방안

  • Sung, Sang-Min (Dept. of Civil Engineering, Dong-A University) ;
  • Yun, Bu-Yeol (Dept. of Civil Engineering, Changshin University) ;
  • Song, Mi-Hwa (Korea Expressway Corporation Research Institute(KECRI) ICT Convergence Research Division) ;
  • Cho, Jun-Sang (Korea Expressway Corporation Research Institute(KECRI) Structure Research Division)
  • 성상민 (동아대학교 토목공학과) ;
  • 윤부열 (창신대학교 토목공학과) ;
  • 송미화 (도로교통연구원 ICT융합연구실) ;
  • 조준상 (도로교통연구원 구조물연구실)
  • Received : 2020.07.02
  • Accepted : 2020.09.16
  • Published : 2020.10.31


Recently, the drone's equipment development and software technology have dramatically improved. With such developments, the applicability is increasing in various fields that require rapid geospatial information, and in practice, regulations and systems have been established, and the fields in use are increasing. Also, in Korea, corporations and public institutions are actually using and researching drones in fields such as aircraft development, communication technology development, construction site use, and surveying. However, there are no fields where drones are actually used in road construction sites. Therefore, in this study, to utilize drones that have been actively used in the civil engineering and construction fields for road construction, we investigated the current status of the Korea Highway Corporation's field drone use research and classified the possibility of drone introduction by road construction. Finally, a method of using drones at road construction sites was proposed to prepare a method for using drones at road construction sites.


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