Terra Drone invests in Dutch Drone Resolution supplier Skytools to collectively set up Europe’s largest drone hub in Rotterdam – Drones Information
Rotterdam – August 6, 2020 – Terra Drone invests in the Dutch provider of drone solutions Skytools in order to offer corporate and government customers advanced drone solutions. The companies will jointly build a strong drone hub in Rotterdam, consisting of training facilities and research and development centers.
Terra Drone Corporation, one of the world’s largest providers of industrial drone solutions, announces the completion of its investment in Skytools, a leading Dutch company that offers advanced drone solutions to corporate and government customers. Skytools offers a very wide range of professional drone equipment as well as registration, training and maintenance with 12 years of experience in the drone industry. Skytools help customers develop drone-based solutions within customers’ organizations to improve security, efficiency and productivity.
Skytools serves a wide range of corporate customers in industries such as oil and gas, chemicals, engineering, utilities, etc., as well as a wide range of government customers. Skytools works with its customers on the new European rules and regulations of the EASA (European Union Aviation Safety Agency), which can accelerate BVLOS (Beyond Visual Line of Sight) and night flights.
Skytools is also working on the research and development of solutions such as fully automatic drones (drone in the box) and remote-controlled drones with 5G. Services such as surveying, inspection or monitoring are further developed in cooperation with Terra Drone Europe and Terra Inspectioneering with branches in the Netherlands. Skytools will also offer fixed quality military wings from C-Astral, a company of the Terra Drone group in Slovenia. Another focus is the expansion of business across Europe and global collaboration with companies in the Terra Drone Group around the world.
Marko Van Es, CEO of Skytools, says: “The close cooperation with the Terra drone group next to the port of Rotterdam gives our customers a strong partner for flight services in their facilities. For Skytools, this cooperation means that we can look beyond the Dutch borders and expand a high level of service at European and global level. “
Yuki Ueno, Head of Europe at Terra Drone Corporation, said: “Skytools is committed to providing customers with the best drone-based solutions and contributing to the growth of the market. Working with Skytools will surely strengthen the power of Terra Drone to create a better future by leveraging and developing the capabilities of drones on a global scale. “
The Terra Drone Group will continue to offer its customers the best drone-based solutions with the latest cutting-edge technologies that are embedded and supported by industry professionals.