Woolpert Adds 4 UAS Pilots to Growing Fleet, Expands Applications

Woolpert uses UAS to monitor the construction phase of a 500-foot runway extension at Paoli (Ind.) Municipal Airport.Dayton, Ohio (March 15, 2017) — Woolpert has increased its pool of unmanned aerial systems (UAS) pilots by four, it was announced today. Kris Froiland, Ethan Schreuder, Joel Doughty and Rich Gerdeman join Woolpert’s expanding team of Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) commercial UAS/drone certification resources.

These new UAS pilots bring the firm’s total to five and are located at four of the national architecture, engineering and geospatial (AEG) firm’s 23 locations—Chicago, Denver, Dayton and Columbia, S.C., where the firm also is establishing UAS hubs.

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