Terramonitor Labs

Terramonitor Labs is our R&D function. We collaborate with the Labs department on large scale projects with research consortiums and research institutions, but also with customized services for private companies. We have a high expertise in utilising optical satellite data and combining it with other data sources. Our role in the projects involves combining machine learning with AI with Space Data.

Here are some references of the Labs projects we are involved.

HEDIMED - H2020

HEDIMED is a medical project that deals with Immune-mediated diseases (IMD). Our role in the project is to provide data and study, based on satellite data, how and what kind of effects our environment can have on these diseases. The Project led by University of Tampere together with 19 other consortium members from Europe. Project funded by the European Commission and takes place in 2020-2023.

GLOBORMAP - EUREKA

The consortium members will combine their technologies, expertise and data to develop a platform for producing global, live, boreal forest inventory and maps from satellite data. Terramonitor is a developing a satellite data workflow to be used further analysing by the other consortium members in Canada and Finland.

METSÄHALLITUS -
INNOVATION PROJECT

Metsähallitus, "Forest Administration” is a state-owned enterprise responsible of managing the Government owned forests and land in Finland. In the Innovation project Terramonitor acts as a Space Data provider for the main contractor CollectiveCrunch Ltd that provide more accurate forest inventory information crunching multiple data sources.

SATNET - ESA SMART GRIDS

In the SatNet project Terramonitor acts as a strategic subcontractor to HeadPower Oy. HeadPower and Terramonitor are developing new services for electricity distribution companies (TSO and DSO) based on a Earth Observation data from satellites. The project is funded by European Space Agency.

FORESTRY CHANGE DETECTION - FINNISH GOVERNMENT

In the project Teramonitor developed and piloted Sentinel-2 based forest logging detection tool for Finland’s Forest Centre. The technology was tested and prooved to be most accurate and comprehensive tool in Finland. The project was funded by Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry.

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SHRUB MAPPING - ESA

In the Shrub Mapping project, funded by ESA, Terramonitor acted as a main contractor of developing a Copernicus data based harmful shrubs detection service for forestry. As a result Terramonitor published the first satellite data based service for seedling stand management in 2019.

COPERNICUS Business Incubation

Terramonitor was the first Finnish company to be chosen to Copernicus incubation  as a result of a successful European Space Agency (ESA) business incubation program. Copernicus program supports the most innovative and commercially promising business applications based on Copernicus data and services. The program is funded by the European Commission.

For more information you can contact:

Lauri Häme

Head of Labs