Sterling Geo Celebrates Alliance with the Satellite Applications Catapult

by | Nov 19, 2013

Loughborough, United Kingdom, Nov. 14, 2014”Sterling Geo is delighted to announce that the 4th November marked the first day of our activity with the Satellite Applications Catapult based on the Harwell Campus in Oxfordshire. Sterling Geo will have a second base in the office complex, working alongside other space focused SMEs.

The Catapult is an elite UK technology and innovation centre focused on space related applications and their associated research, development and commercialisation.

The Catapult is working with Sterling Geo in the pursuit of the commercialisation of new satellite technologies to help the UK capture a 10% share of the £400bn global space market predicted by 2030.

Phil Cooper, Director and General Manager of Sterling Geo said, I am delighted to be undertaking work with the Satellite Applications Catapult.  We will be supporting this facility moving forward and hope to add value to their already impressive portfolio.

Sam Adlen, Head of Business Innovation at the Catapult said, The Catapult is delighted that Sterling Geo has decided to set up an office on the Harwell campus. The Catapult works closely with SMEs to develop their businesses, and this is always easier when organisations are close at hand. The Harwell site is increasingly becoming a focus for space related organisations and we very much look forward to working with Sterling Geo.

Facilities at the centre include a video wall with 3D projectors, an interactive touch screen table, a satellite control centre and a purpose built facility for monitoring the climate and environmental changes on Earth from Space.

In addition to our address in Loughborough, Sterling Geo can now also be reached at: Sterling Geo, Electron Building, Fermi Avenue, Harwell Oxford, Didcot, OX11 0QR.


About Sterling

Sterling Geo has built a reputation for capability, quality and service.  The organisation's competency emanates from a combination of having the right people and our specialist technical capability. At the forefront of all major changes and challenges that face the geospatial industry, Sterling Geo understand and undertake work to meet the commercial and technical pressures that have evolved with big data and complex network environments. Where there's a need for accurate, actionable information, there's Sterling Geo.  For more details, please contact Douglas Easton, Marketing Executive on +44 (0)1509 235000, [email protected].

About the Satellite Applications Catapult

The Satellite Applications Catapult is an independent innovation and technology company, created to foster growth across the economy through the exploitation of space. It helps organisations make use of and benefit from satellite technologies, and brings together multi-disciplinary teams to generate ideas and solutions in an open innovation environment. The Satellite Applications Catapult is one of a network of centres established by the Technology Strategy Board to accelerate the take up of emerging technologies and drive economic growth.  A not for profit company, it provides facilities, platforms and expert knowledge to enable the translation of ideas from concept to market.  Contact: [email protected]



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