Gray Byers joins Danielle Piekarski on the UAS Magazine Podcast, where they delve into the world of asset management. From aging infrastructure to the carbon transition, they discuss how automated inspections implemented into everyday workflows can not only be cost effective but require minimal training for new operators. Join us as we explore the possibilities of using Thread’s technology to make inspections easier, faster and safer.

Allen with Weather Guard Lightning, Joel with WindPowerLabs & Rosemary with Pardalote Consulting on the podcast Uptime 162: Volkswagen Flies Kites introduces Thread as “… enabling the asset owners or ISPs or even O&Ms to be able to inspect on their own…” Paired with UNITI, “… a powerful integrated data platform with asset awareness.” Thread decreases costs, enables maintenance efficiency while increasing labor safety.

Grand Forks tech firm CEO discusses new perimeter security solution for US Air Force base

The head of a tech start-up in Grand Forks is commenting, after his company won a $1.2 million federal award to build a new security system for Grand Forks Air Force Base.

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Thread rooted in Microsoft TechSpark.

On the heels of Microsoft #TechSpark‘s 5-year anniversary and the recent expansion announcement to all 50 US states, Thread is reflecting on its beginnings rooted in a TechSpark grant that fueled momentum and drove additional funding. Programs like TechSpark are vital to rural communities to accelerate economic growth and allow startups like ours the chance to flourish.

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Thread, which develops a platform to autonomously inspect utility assets, raises $15M

Kyle Wiggers | TechCrunch

Thread (not to be confused with Threads), a startup developing a robotics platform to collect inspection data for utilities, today announced that it raised $15 million in a Series A funding round led by Badlands Capital with participation from Minnkota Power Cooperative, Generational Partners, Rosecliff Ventures, Excell Partners, Homegrown Capital and Kevin O’Leary’s Wonder Fund North Dakota.

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Capturing Tank Inspection Data

Learn how Falcker Innovations is streamlining their industrial inspection workflows using Thread’s Software as a Solution (SaaS) asset care platform, UNITI.

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