Product FAQs

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How up-to-date is the satellite imagery from Bird.i?

Our industry-leading partners are continually acquiring imagery around the globe. We curate the best, highest resolution imagery into our system every day and often get the latest images just a few hours after they’ve been acquired. Image cadence is roughly between weekly to monthly however exact frequency varies based on your location of interest so the best way to find out the acquisition in your area of interest is to schedule a demo with one of our team.

Do you provide free satellite imagery?

We do not provide free satellite imagery. We do, however, provide affordable imagery packages starting from $75 through to bespoke packages. If you’re interested in seeing the platform’s full features and functionality, you can request a customised demo here or in the form below.

Can I see a product demo?

To schedule a demo of any Bird.i products, get in touch here.

What are the benefits of using Bird.i?

Purchasing satellite imagery via other channels can be a fragmented process. Knowing whom to approach for the type of imagery required can be complicated, time-consuming and expensive. One of the main reasons Bird.i was created was to lower the barriers to accessing insightful, up-to-date satellite imagery. Read more about accessing satellite imagery here.

What do I need to get started with Construction Intelligence?

All you need to do is manually add or bulk-upload locations of interest into your account and leave the rest to us! We’ll notify you whenever there is a new insight available over any of your locations.

Can I use both Construction Intelligence products together?

Bird.i construction intelligence products can be used in conjunction with one another, with insights conveniently delivered in the same place.

Can I use Bird.i products to track competitors’ activity?

You can upload any location you wish to track into our platform, giving you valuable competitive insight without the need for disruptive or costly ground resource.

How does Bird.i Broken Ground Detection work?

Our models have been trained to extract features from satellite imagery which indicate construction activity at the first stage of the build process. Bird.i Broken Ground Detection identifies any new construction sites meeting these criteria.

How much does Bird.i Broken Ground Detection cost?

Pricing is based on the number of sites you wish to track or the km2 area in which you wish insights for. Contact us with your requirements for a custom quote here.

How does the Completed Construction Detector work?

Our models have been trained to extract features from satellite imagery which indicate construction activity at the final stage of the build process. The Completed Construction Detector will identify any completed construction site location meeting these criteria.

How much does Completed Construction Detection cost?

Pricing is based on the number of sites you wish to track or the km² area in which you wish insights for. Contact us with your requirements for a custom quote here.


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