Barr Air Patrol, LLC and Airborne Imaging Inc. combine to form Barr GeoSpatial Solutions, LLC
by CM Staff
Airborne Imaging is a trusted partner of many companies and government agencies for aerial LiDAR acquisition including ground control and data processing.
MESQUITE and CALGARY — Barr GeoSpatial Solutions, LLC has acquired the Airborne Imaging business from subsidiaries of Clean Harbors, Inc. The acquisition closed on June 30th, 2022.
Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Airborne Imaging is a trusted partner of many companies and government agencies for aerial LiDAR acquisition including ground control and data processing. Airborne serves a diverse set of customers across multiple end markets throughout North America including forestry, utility, government, mining, engineering, transportation and oil and gas. Airborne also has a privately owned LiDAR library in North America available for purchase.
The acquisition hopes to help Barr GeoSpatial provide existing oil and gas and utility customers with comprehensive asset protection solutions including the most advanced LiDAR sensors and high quality deliverables, oblique and nadir imagery as well as methane leak detection allowing clients to better monitor and protect their assets.
Airborne Imaging Inc. will continue to operate from their Calgary, Alberta headquarters as a standalone subsidiary of Barr GeoSpatial Solutions, LLC under the leadership of Jocelyn Parent and Martin Maric. Barr Air Patrol, LLC will continue to operate from their Mesquite and Conroe, Texas offices as an independent subsidiary of Barr GeoSpatial Solutions, LLC under the leadership of Cort Andrews.
Edward A. Feuerstein has been named Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Barr GeoSpatial Solutions, LLC.
Commenting on the transaction, Edward A. Feuerstein, Chairman and CEO of Barr GeoSpatial Solutions, said, “We are excited to bring together two companies with excellent reputations and talented teams. The combination furthers our goal of providing customers with actionable intelligence to better protect their assets and critical infrastructure. We look forward to expanding our remote sensing capabilities and data solutions through organic growth and acquisitions.”
Mesirow Financial, Inc. arranged the financing for the transaction.