A drone operator with an inspection UAV

The Team Meet The Team at EWD


Bob Foley - Owner and Director of Engineers With Drones

Bob is an EASA B1 licensed aircraft engineer and co-founder of Engineers With Drones. He has spent 15 years working in the aviation sector and is an expert in electromechanical equipment and control systems. Bob is a highly technical engineer and has a very broad knowledge base. He holds qualifications in both mechanical and electrical disciplines.

Bob is an experienced manager of technical projects, safety-critical infrastructure and in the management of teams. His years in the industry have solidified both his engineering and management skills.

He also has extensive experience managing inspection & examination programmes for critical systems.

Bob on LinkedIn


Steve O'Keeffe - Owner and Director of Engineers With Drones

Steve is a Mechanical Engineer and co-founder of Engineers With Drones. He has over a decade of experience in the renewables and power generation sector, and prior experience in the construction, marine, and oil and gas industries.

Steve is a multi-disciplined engineer with a keen understanding of building and structural design, and has excellent knowledge of a broad range of mechanical and electrical systems.

Of the years spent in construction, industrial, and oil and gas sectors, he has had exceptional exposure to each of the core engineering disciplines - from aspects of design, to ongoing maintenance and operations.

Steve on LinkedIn


Dean Hauska - Drone Operator at Engineers With Drones

Dean is a seasoned drone pilot with a passion for exploring the world from new heights. Dean has honed his skills to become a capable and safe drone operator. Whether capturing excellent technical reporting imagery or executing precise surveying missions, his expertise and dedication set him apart in the world of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).

He has amassed a wealth of experience in various domains of drone operation. His work extends across industries, from utilities to pharma, civil to agri and beyond. His meticulous attention to detail ensures that every mission is executed flawlessly, from pre-flight planning to post-flight data analysis. He has an impeccable safety record and a deep understanding of aviation regulations, making him a trusted choice for clients seeking the highest standards of professionalism and reliability.

Dean on LinkedIn


If you are interested in a career in the drone industry, you can find roles on our careers page.

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