HANNOVER MESSE 2018,
23 - 27 April
Inhabitants of the Netherlands live in a river delta. A source of both wealth and disaster. Centuries of having to deal with water has made us specialists in its management.High-tech space technology plays an increasingly important role in water management. With smart satellite applications we are able to keep a watchful eye on our dikes. Even miniscule damage of just a few millimetres can be detected using space technology. Water management from space.Our space technology can be deployed worldwide in regions where flooding, subsidence or drought present a real risk.
Worldwide demand for energy is increasing, while fossil fuels are becoming increasingly depleted. Accurate information is of vital importance for a sustainable energy ...
A Dutch company developed the first commercial application for GPS satellites: TomTom navigation. Today many people find their way home under the guidance of space ...
Sometimes you can see more clearly if you distance yourself. Space instruments developed and built in the Netherlands are providing us with unique insights into ...
Climate change and an ever-growing population are putting worldwide food production under great strain. Better information about weather, soil condition and crops ...