Drones for Surveys | COPTRZ | Commercial Drone Solutions

Surveyors using drones to gather data are making day-to-day operations faster, safer and more cost-effective.  Join the likes of Costain, Pfizer and Can group who have improved their business efficiency by adopting drone technology.





“Since 2018 Coptrz have become our sole training provider. Along with pilot NQE qualifications, vocational lessons have also been given on how to use drones to complete survey-grade photogrammetry, We’ve purchased a host of assets from Coptrz and made them our “one-stop-shop” for all things UAV.”

Jonathan Wales, Head of Videography and Aerial Solutions, COSTAIN

Meet James Pick

Business Development Manager – Surveying & Construction

As a surveyor by trade James knows the importance of making strategic decisions that ensure your organisation is achieving survey-grade data for your projects. Every organisation is unique and that’s why it’s important that your drone solution is too. With James’ industry experience he can create the perfect drone solution with everything you need from hardware to training so you can hit the ground running. James has already helped hundreds of organisations such as Costain, Pfizer, Veolia, Jacobs and Can group to adopt drone technology.

Coptrz UAV Strategist James Pick


Live Webinar – 30 Sept 2.00pm BST

Are you thinking about adopting drone technology into your operations, but don’t know where to start?

If you answered “yes’, then this recorded webinar is the perfect starting point for you.

James Pick, the UK’s Leading Expert on using drones for surveying and surveyor by trade will take you through everything you need to know about unlocking the potential of drones within your operations to make them safer, faster and more cost-effective.

This webinar should be an essential part of any decision-making process when it comes to adopting drone technology into your organisation.


Get the full 360° solution


Everything you need to introduce a UAV survey solution to your business


This package includes:

  • DJI Phantom 4 RTK – quadcopter + controller
  • Three extra P4 RTK batteries + One RC battery
  • Pilot Safety Kit
  • PfCO Online Drone Training Course
  • Commercial UAV Survey Course
  • One year Pix4Dmapper licence
  • Pix4D Essentials two-day workshop
  • Lifetime access to Coptrz Academy
  • Optional Base station

£7,970 + Vat

Payment plans available



Collect data more efficiently in large scale surveying and mapping applications with the Wingtra PPK


This package includes:

  • Wingtra PPK Aircraft
  • Sony RX 42 Megapixel Camera
  • Hardcase
  • Two extra batteries
  • Handover training and Fixed Wing Assessment
  • Pix4D Mapper one-year licence
  • Pix4D Essentials two-day workshop
  • Commercial UAV Survey Course
  • Lifetime access to Coptrz Academy
  • Operations Manual Support


£32,475 + Vat

Payment plans available



Level-up your survey projects with our Commercial UAV Surveying course 


If you’re a surveying business wanting to utilise the benefits of drones, or you’re looking to expand your drone service capability, this online course has been developed for you by the UK’s leading experts.

Created by the leading light in UAV surveying James Dunthorne, the course covers all aspects of surveying and mapping using drones.

This online course is aimed at professionals working in Surveying, Civil Engineering, Groundworks, Construction and Drone Service Providers.

  • I don't know where to start.

  • Why should I consider drone technology for my surveys?

  • Why should I bring a drone solution in-house?

  • Do I still need a drone if I'm not doing large topographic surveys?

  • This sounds great, but surely it’s out of our budget?

  • Can I trade-in my drone in return for a discount if I want to upgrade my hardware?

  • Do I need previous experience in Surveying to work with Drones in the Survey Sector?

Wingtra Fixed-Wing

The Wingtra fixed-wing drone is fully autonomous, it's designed specifically for long-distance surveying applications. Watch this video to see data captured by the Wingtra in Wales.

DJI Phantom 4 RTK

Designed for aerial surveying and 3D mapping, the P4 RTK incorporates a new real-time kinematics system to maintain positional accuracy and deliver survey-grade data. Watch this video of James explaining why the P4 RTK is a fantastic tool for your surveying applications.

DJI Matrice 210 RTK

The M210 RTK features collision avoidance, an FPV camera and can fly up to 30 minutes of flight time. The game-changing dual gimbal means you can change your payloads to suit your needs.

FLIR Duo Pro R

A complete, integrated aerial thermal camera designed for commercial & industrial applications.  Dual high-resolution thermal and 4K visual imaging into a single powerful, convenient package.

Phase One iXM

Incorporates the first medium-format sensor with backside-illumination technology, enabling high light sensitivity and extended dynamic range to satisfy diverse mapping & surveying applications.

LiDAR Snoopy A-Series

The A-Series is light-weight and easy to use. Begin scanning with just a click of a button on your smartphone. Offered with either ‘Puck & Puck LITE’ or ‘HDL-32E’ sensors, meaning surveying accuracy down to +/- 2cm.

LiDAR Snoopy V-Series

A powerful 3D mapping solution for businesses across multiple disciplines. With the long-range version boasting a range of 550m the VUX collects data which is incomparable to its competitors.

PiX4D Mapper

Pix4Dmapper is the leading aerial photogrammetry software. It turns your images into highly precise, geo-referenced 2D maps and 3D models. Customisable, timely, and complements a wide range of applications and software.


Global Mapper is the ultimate application for surveyors wanting to create 3D maps from data collected by LiDAR enabled drones. Get in touch for more information about 3D Mapping software.


Propeller Platform is a simple yet powerful cloud software solution for drone mapping, surveying and inspections with tools to make estimating, planning, monitoring and reporting quick and easy.

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