Member - Paper Airplane

Paper Airplane is a drone based data analytics business performing predictive failure modeling for infrastructure assets, including alternative energy, industrial and commercial real estate, pipeline, electric utility and agriculture.

Type Company
Founded 2012
Company Size 8
Member Type
Founders Michael Andrews & Chris Putnam
Headquarters Palisade, CO 81526, USA
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Paper Airplane


Paper Airplane is an Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) data analytics business utilizing sensors and proprietary algorithms to assess and inspect critical infrastructure to perform predictive failure modeling. This analysis allows our clients to lower operating cost, reduce capital expenditures, extend life of assets and reduce environmental impact. The markets we serve include renewable energy, pipelines, electric utilities, precision agriculture and C&I real estate. At our core, we are an energy efficiency company utilizing data analytics to help our clients operate in a more energy efficient and environmentally friendly fashion.
Headquarters Palisade, CO 81526, USA

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