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Early Commercial Drone Adopter Woolpert Expands UAS Team

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 15, 2017

Woolpert, an architecture, engineering and geospatial (AEG) firm based out of Dayton, Ohio, has expanded its pool of federally certified unmanned aircraft system (UAS) pilots. Kris Froiland, Ethan Schreuder, Joel Doughty and Rich Gerdeman have joined Woolpert’s UAS team, which [Read More]

Ohio Airport Turns to Woolpert for Advancing UAS Work

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 25, 2016

The City of Springfield, Ohio, has contracted with Woolpert to provide a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Airport Master Plan and an Airport Layout Plan for the Springfield-Beckley Municipal Airport. This includes furthering the airport’s work with unmanned aircraft system (UAS). [Read More]

Woolpert Brings in UAS to Monitor Landslides in Rainy West Virginia

Posted by Betsy Lillian on August 03, 2016

Architecture, engineering and geospatial firm Woolpert has tasked its unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) with monitoring active and potential landslide areas in northern West Virginia. The Woolpert team recently collected high-resolution aerial imagery via UAS and generated 3D data after a [Read More]

AEG Firm/Drone Operator Woolpert Names New CEO

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 25, 2016

Dayton, Ohio-based architecture, engineering and geospatial (AEG) firm Woolpert has named Scott Cattran president and CEO. Woolpert operates a fleet of planes, sensors and unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and has held a commercial UAS exemption from the Federal Aviation Administration [Read More]

Woolpert Deploying Drones to Assess Unstable Roads in the Midwest

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 22, 2016

Architecture, engineering and geospatial firm Woolpert says it has been hired by Michigan Tech Research Institute (MTRI) to operate unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) to collect imagery of haul roads throughout the Midwest. The project, “Characterization of Unpaved Road Conditions Through [Read More]

National AEG Firm Woolpert Goes with the Kespry Drone System

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 26, 2016

Kespry Inc., a Menlo Park, Calif.-based designer of automated drone systems for commercial use, says it has been selected by Woolpert to provide drone systems supporting the firm’s surveying and mapping needs. Woolpert – a national architecture, engineering and geospatial [Read More]

Woolpert Exec to Speak on UAS at John Boehner’s Event

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 18, 2015

An executive from Beavercreek, Ohio-based surveying and mapping company Woolpert Inc. will deliver a keynote at House Speaker John Boehner's 24th annual Eighth Congressional District Farm Forum. On Saturday, March 21, Steve Phipps, Woolpert's chairman of the board of directors [Read More]

Woolpert, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Conduct UAS Test Flight

Posted by UAO Staff on January 22, 2014

Dayton, Ohio-based Woolpert, a geospatial, architecture and infrastructure firm, has conducted an unmanned aerial system (UAS) joint test flight at Wilmington Air Park with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Mobile District. Woolpert says the test was conducted to [Read More]