The Falcon Group Announces Drone Company Acquisition

Eric Koehler, VP of Falcon Drone Services (Photo: Business Wire)
Eric Koehler, VP of Falcon Drone Services (Photo: Business Wire)
November 2016, The Falcon Group has completed an acquisition agreement with Vantage Vertical, a nationwide drone aerial imaging services firm.

“I am excited to bring my aviation and drone systems expertise to The Falcon Group,” says Vice President of Falcon Drone Services, Eric Koehler. “I foresee tremendous synergy stemming from our combination of drones with Falcon’s leadership in engineering and inspection services.”

Eric Koehler is an accomplished Fortune 100 executive and aviation expert. He has been flying for over 30 years, holds Airline Transport Pilot and Certified Flight Instructor certificates and has been an FAA Safety Team member since 2010. As an experienced photographer, with work appearing in aviation and real estate publications and television network productions, he brings proven expertise in business and finance, drone photography and analysis, and aviation to The Falcon Group.

This new venture will allow The Falcon Group to provide safer, more detailed inspections, forensic engineering studies and construction site progress reports for a multitude of existing and potential clients. Falcon Drone Services adds a whole new market segment to The Falcon Group by providing aerial photography, inspection, and photogrammetry services, nationwide.

“We are excited to position ourselves as leaders in this new market. The addition of advanced drone technology makes us more efficient in a vast array of services including inspections of roofs, mid and high-rise balconies, facades and in our inferred, litigation and civil work. This will result in savings and have a positive impact on the communities and buildings that we serve,” says Principal, Andrew Amorosi of The Falcon Group.

About The Falcon Group

The Falcon Group is dedicated to providing full-service engineering and architectural solutions to multi-family residential communities, commercial offices and hospitality facilities. We proudly serve CT, DC, DE, FL, MD, NJ, NY, PA & VA. For more information, please visit www.falconengineering.com and www.falcondrones.us

About Vantage Vertical

Vantage Vertical is a nationwide, FAA certificated provider of aerial imaging and analysis services. Using the latest drone technology and airplanes to measure and showcase properties and events from new vantage points, they provide photography and video, inspections and site surveys, photogrammetry, aerial mapping, and 3D imaging solutions.

Contacts

The Falcon Group
Jessica Vail, 908-528-4087
Director, Marketing & Business Development
jvail@falconengineering.com