Ursa Team
How to measure speed using SAR

A SAR image doesn’t always conform to the Google Earth-type satellite imagery we are used to. Its value lies elsewhere, in the multi-dimensional information (e.g. speed, direction, distance, presence) that can be unlocked if SAR analysis is done correctly.

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Ursa Team
Story map: Abqaiq Damage Assessment

In this story map, we provide a damage assessment of the September 14th attack on an oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia in 2019. How quickly could Saudi Aramco repair the Abqaiq processing facility? Will exports be slashed? How much crude does Aramco have in inventory? How long will

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Ursa Team
What are the biggest changes underway in the satellite industry?

The satellite industry is providing imagery that is more accessible, prolific, reliable and affordable compared with just a few years ago, at an ever-quickening pace. In this blog, Ursa Space reveals 8 observations on the hardware side of the business.

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Geoffrey Craig
An inside look at SAR-based measurements

In the lifetime of Ursa Space’s Oil Storage Product, we have measured approximately 1.7 million tanks, totaling 389 billion barrels of crude oil. That’s more oil than the world consumes over a 10 year period. How do we measure inventories? And can the same technique be applied to solve

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Ursa Team
Story map: Brazil Tailings Dam Failures

Ursa Space analyzed two major dam collapses in Brazil using satellite imagery. In both incidents, involving the Fundão Dam (2015), also known as the Mariana dam collapse, and the Brumadinho Dam (2019), a tailings dam suffered a catastrophic failure, unleashing a toxic flood of waterwater

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Ursa Team
AFWERX Announces Ursa Space Systems Among Top Teams Selected to Revolutionize the Space Ecosystem

AFWERX, the catalyst for fostering innovation within the U.S. Air Force, announced Ursa Space as one of the top 26 participating teams out of 809 total teams selected from across the globe competing in the EngageSpace challenge.

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