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ATG Europe will provide Technical Review and Engineering support to the IRIDE Earth Observation Constellation

Dec 19, 2022

ATG Europe and its partners Solenix, Alia Space Systems, PwC and the Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (National Research Council of Italy – CNR) are proud to officially announce their selection to work on supporting the IRIDE Earth Observation constellation.

The IRIDE Earth observation constellation is developed in the frame of the Earth Observation investment of the Italian “Piano Nazionale di Ripresa e Resilienza” (PNRR, or NRRP: “National Recovery and Resilience Plan”) and aims at creating a new Italian Earth Observation capability based on the first array of spacecraft constellations. Composed of ESA, ASI, and a number of research institutes in Italy.

ATG Europe was formally tasked by the Integrated Project Team, composed by ESA, ASI, and a number of research institutes in Italy, to specifically execute technical reviews, the provision of specialised consultancy, and engineering support to the PNRR program and its future constellation.

Mr. Alberto Donadoni (Chief Commercial Officer) of ATG Europe says “This important recognition underlines ATG’s capacity to perform, in cooperation with its partners, all-encompassing technical reviews for space programs and to provide valuable technical support, even to the most complex and challenging projects.”

Solenix

Solenix is an international company providing engineering and consulting services in the space market. Solenix’s software team consists of highly skilled professionals focused on delivering smart and reliable solutions. 

Alia Space Systems

Alia Space Systems is devoted since its foundation to bring the rich skill set of its personnel into the development of Mission Control Systems, Mission Planning Systems, Operational Simulators and Earth Observation related software for the European Space Agency.

PwC

PwC’s purpose is to build trust in society and solve important problems. Stemming from a network of firms in 155 countries with over 284,000 people who are committed to delivering quality in assurance, advisory and tax services.

IRIDE Earth observation constellation

IRIDE is developed in the frame of the Earth Observation investment of the Italian “Piano Nazionale di Ripresa e Resilienza” (PNRR, or NRRP: “National Recovery and Resilience Plan”) and aims at creating a new Italian Earth Observation capability based on the first constellation of spacecraft constellations. Composed of ESA, ASI, and several of research institutes in Italy.

ATG Europe

For 50 years we have been supporting our customers to transform their challenges into success by providing services and solutions with expertise and innovative thinking. Today, ATG Europe is a key player in delivering value-added engineering services, solutions, and technologies to the European Space, Defense and Big science sectors at the highest possible standards. 

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Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche

The National Research Council of Italy (CNR)’s duty is to carry out, promote, divulge, transfer, and improve research activities in all the sectors relevant for the scientific, technological, economic, and social development of the Country.

 

For more information please contact:

ATG Communications 

NL Space Campus 

Huygensstraat 34 

2201 DK, Noordwijk ZH, The Netherlands 

communication@atg-europe.com  

T: +31 (0)71 579 5500 

 

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