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Bits & Pretzels – These startups are changing the way we are looking at space

One of them is wildfire detection startup OroraTech. Co-founder and CEO Thomas Grübler will join us at the Bits & Pretzels Networking Week.Be it the Amazon rainforest, in Australia or in California: Wildfires are burning all over the world in different areas – and most of them are hard to control or to get an overview …

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International Firefighter Magazine – OroraTech transforms wildfire detection and monitoring from space

This summer, a record-breaking heatwave in the Arctic Circle has causedwildfires that will leave lasting effects on biodiversity, air quality, and foresthealth. The European Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecast (ECMWF) estimates 100 megatons of CO2 were released by June fires alone. Continue reading here Like this article? Share on facebook Share on twitter Share …

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iHeartRADIO – German Tech Company Improving Wildfire Tracking Worldwide

German company OroraTech is changing the way wildfires are tracked. Co-founder Björn Stoffers says they can detect a wildfire starting in more remote for faster response time. Continue reading here Like this article? Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Related Posts edit post Press Release Bits & Pretzels – These startups are changing the …

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Global News – Christie Mountain wildfire: B.C. blaze estimated at 2,000 hectares; windy forecast a growing concern

The Christie Mountain wildfire in B.C.’s South Okanagan region has grown to 2,000 hectares. It is currently the second-largest wildfire currently burning in the province. Continue reading here Like this article? Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on linkedin Related Posts edit post Press Release Bits & Pretzels – These startups are changing the way we …

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Süddeutsche Zeitung – Feuer im Himmel

Buschbrände im australischen Bundesstaat New South Wales im Dezember 2019. (Foto: David Gray/Getty Images)  Mit eigenen Satelliten will das Münchner Start-up Ororatech Waldbrände aufspüren, weltweit und rund um die Uhr. Es gibt wohl wenige Start-ups, die von Corona-bedingten Einschränkungen profitieren. Die Münchner Firma Orbital Oracle Technologies, kurz Ororatech, hat im Lockdown unter Beweis stellen können, was …

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Handelsblatt – Ein Weltraum-Bahnhof in der Nordsee

Die Pläne für einen deutschen Weltraum-Bahnhof werden konkret. Im Herbst will der Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie (BDI) gemeinsam mit Schiffsbauern ein Konzept für einen Startplatz für Miniraketen vorlegen. Von der ursprünglichen Idee, einen Standort an Land zu finden, etwa am Flughafen Rostock-Laage, hat sich die Industrie inzwischen verabschiedet. Eine schwimmende Plattform in der Nordsee soll …

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Der Brutkasten – Waldbrände: OroraTech mit globalem Frühwarnsystem aus dem All

Das Münchner Startup OroraTech hat eine SaaS-Plattform für die Verarbeitung, Fusion und Bereitstellung satellitengestützter Echtzeitinformationen entwickelt. Durch die firmeneigene Technologie wurde der Wildfire Service (WFS) geschaffen, der die schnelle Erkennung und Überwachung von Waldbränden auf globaler Ebene ermöglicht. Co-Founder Thomas Grübler über diese und weitere Anwendungsmöglichkeiten. Continue reading here   Like this article? Share on facebook …

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Munich NewSpace start-up OroraTech closes seed financing round

Through new investments, numerous supporters have reaffirmed their faith in OroraTech. Founded in 2018 during a research project at the Technical University of Munich (TUM), OroraTech has grown to 25 employees and made significant advances in developing a world-leading satellite-based service for global wildfire monitoring. OroraTech’s vision “A data-driven world requires global real-time information, which can …

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ESA Business Applications – OroraTech launches commercial wildfire detection system

Hot off the heels of the worst bushfires in Australia for a decade, ESA BIC Bavaria alumnus OroraTech has launched a new wildfire management tool using global satellite data, enabling fires to be identified remotely and fire management teams to react quickly. Continue reading here Like this article? Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on …

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