California ADI is a professional industrial commercial UAV inspection and training company, located east of the San Francisco Bay. We specialize in implementation and training of UAV programs for electric utility companies and aerial assessment of T&D lines, cell tower and wind turbines.
Founder and CEO Hani G in a statement, " I believe in safety and education, that is really our way of staying competitive in a fast growing new industry, and for that reason, we use the latest drone technology. "
Our teams are the most artistic, inspiring and professional FAA CFI (Certified Flight Instructors), software analysts, data scientists, mapping, topography, photogrammetry, LiDAR experts, experienced data fanatics and FAA licensed commercial drone pilots nationwide, to provide exceptional data. Our is rapidly growing to benefit and service our clients. California ADI thrives on exceptional customer service. We work diligently to help our clients solve problems, reduce cost, time and eliminate the risk of injury. We are professional pilots with passion for drones and technology.
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Hani Gadallah, CEO/Business Development
Hani is an FAA licensed and certified UAV pilot with appreciation for technology in the energy and telecommunication industries specially in T&D lines inspections. As an accomplished commercial drone pilot and an expert in transmission and distribution lines aerial assessment, Hani’s emphasis are on solving problems and reducing cost for utilities companies, using the latest and most advanced industrial UAV technology. He holds a Bachelor's degree in agricultural science and Bachelor's degree in audio engineering. Hani was introduced to the world of RC (remote controlled) gadgets, from cars, truck, planes and boats at a very young age. He is known for his excellent management skills and has been involved in the commercial UAV (drone) industry since 2013.
Dave Thompson, VP of Operations
With a degree in Computer science and electronics from Sacramento Heald Institute of Technology 1995. Dave's career and knowledge has been a great asset to tech companies around the San Francisco Bay Area. Dave started his career as an Intel Contract Employee working in the test lab on prototype Pentium Processors, also TAC (Technical Assistance Center), a Lead computer technician in the Win/Win logistics team, managing millions of dollars worth of hardware and software in the migration of over 5,000 computers at the Folsom campus to a standard operating system, Folsom, CA Dave was a Senior Electronics Technician at Silicon Crystals Incorporated, installing, calibrating and repairing CZ silicon crystal growers used to manufacture parts for the Defense Department's experimental laser attack aircraft, and countless semiconductor applications, Rancho Cordova, CA. Dave is an excellent Commercial UAV Pilot, experienced in Utility inspections, photography and surveillance
Sabina Gadallah, General Manager With years of corporate management in Pharmaceutical companies, Genentech, Beyer and Novartis, Sabina brings in exceptional operational skills with outstanding organizational and administrative knowledge and is known for her creative and wicked visual design. With many tasks at hand, and being the front drive of organizational skills, Sabina thrives on excellent communication ingenuity and techniques in office management. She is the company's executive director of customer satisfaction.
Cameron Rodriguez, Mapping, LiDAR and Photogramattry
Cameron has amassed several thousand hours of commercial sUAS hours in LiDAR and photogrammetry since 2015 serving major market segments in utilities, solar plants, transmission and distribution lines, agriculture, construction, surveying and mapping. His operational expertise encompasses all major LiDAR products from Riegl, Velodyne and Quanergy as well as advanced IMU technologies including laser, fiber optic and MEMS instrumentation. Cameron is well versed in all post processing methodology to provide completed deliverable data results.