Journal of
Engineering and Technology Research

  • Abbreviation: J. Eng. Technol. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9790
  • DOI: 10.5897/JETR
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 190

Full Length Research Paper

Effective use of Quadcopter drones for safety and security monitoring in a building construction sites: Case study Enugu Metropolis Nigeria

Okaka O. Patrick
  • Okaka O. Patrick
  • Building Technology Department, School of Environmental Technology, National Institute of Construction Technology and Management (NICTM), Federal Polytechnic Uromi, Edo State, Nigeria.
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Ezekiel O. E. Nnadi
  • Ezekiel O. E. Nnadi
  • Department Quantity Surveying, Faculty of Environmental Sciences, Enugu State university of Science and Technology (ESUT), Agbani, Enugu State, Nigeria.
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Henry C. Ajaelu
  • Henry C. Ajaelu
  • Department Quantity Surveying, Faculty of Environmental Sciences, Enugu State university of Science and Technology (ESUT), Agbani, Enugu State, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 09 May 2020
  •  Accepted: 14 July 2020
  •  Published: 31 October 2020

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