UK Earth Observation Network – Connected Capabilities Network (CCN)

The UK Earth Observation Network for Sustainability (UK EONS) is a groundbreaking initiative spearheaded by the Connected Capabilities Network (CCN).

This collaborative effort aims to leverage the power of Earth Observation (EO) technology to address critical environmental challenges and drive sustainable development across the UK.

Tracsis Geo Intelligence, with extensive experience in the EO field, plays a pivotal role as a partner in this crucial endeavour. Our expertise in extracting actionable insights from satellite and aerial data empowers UK EONS to gain a deeper understanding of our planet’s health and inform effective strategies for a more sustainable future.


About Catapult

The Satellite Applications Catapult is at the heart of the satellite services revolution, driving take-up of space technology and applications to shape, and sustain, the world of tomorrow.

The company is driven by how critical actions can help organisations, both large and small, bring new services to market. By connecting industry and academia they aim to get new research off the ground and into the market more quickly.

Project Requirements

The UK-EONS launch event presented a crucial opportunity to achieve the following objectives:

  1. Showcase Expertise: aimed to demonstrate its leadership and expertise in practical EO implementation across various industries.
  2. Industry Use Case Presentation: presenting a real-world example highlighting the transformative power of EO technology in addressing environmental and sustainability challenges.
  3. Solution Demonstration: showcasing geospatial intelligence solutions that empower businesses and organisations to make data-driven decisions for optimised resource management and environmental impact mitigation.
  4. Collaboration and Innovation: facilitating collaboration and knowledge exchange with key stakeholders in the UK’s EO community, fostering further innovation in the field.

The Solution – UK Earth Observation Network

The UK Earth Observation Network for Sustainability (UK EONS) tackles sustainability challenges through a Connected Capabilities Network (CCN) framework. This innovative approach fosters collaboration between diverse stakeholders within the UK’s EO community.

Here’s how the CCN model empowers the UK EONS initiative:

  • Collective Expertise: The CCN brings together leading organisations like Tracsis Geo Intelligence, each contributing unique expertise and experience in various aspects of EO technology.
  • Enhanced Innovation: By fostering collaboration and knowledge exchange, the CCN environment stimulates innovation in the application of EO technology.
  • Scalability and Reach: The CCN structure allows UK EONS to leverage the combined resources and capabilities of its partners to achieve greater impact across the UK.
  • Partnerships for Success: Bringing not only expertise but also real-world experience, ensuring the solutions developed are practical and readily implementable within various sectors.

The Benefits

The UK Earth Observation Network for Sustainability (UK EONS) promises a range of significant benefits for the UK’s environmental efforts and overall sustainability:

  1. Data-Driven Decision Making: By leveraging the power of EO technology, UK EONS empowers stakeholders across various sectors to make informed decisions based on real-time and accurate environmental data.
  2. Addressing Climate Change: UK EONS plays a crucial role in monitoring and understanding the impacts of climate change on the UK’s landscapes and ecosystems.
  3. Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): The UK EONS initiative aligns with the UK’s commitment to achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
  4. Economic Growth through Innovation: UK EONS fosters innovation in the EO sector, leading to the development of new technologies and applications. 
  5. Public Awareness and Engagement: One of UK EONS’ key objectives is to raise public awareness of environmental challenges and promote citizen engagement in sustainability initiatives.

About TGI

Tracsis Geo Intelligence, a sister company of Compass Informatics, emerges with a sharpened focus on Earth Observation, Sustainability, and the UK Market.

Building upon the expertise and experience of Compass Informatics, Tracsis Geo Intelligence offers a comprehensive suite of geospatial solutions.

Compass Informatics is a leading provider of geospatial solutions, specialising in the application of GIS, IT, and mobile technologies across various sectors, including transportation, environment and natural resources.

Tracsis Geo Intelligence and Compass Informatics are both part of the Tracsis Group.

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