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UrtheCast Signs Contract For US$9 Million To Provide Hardware And Engineering Services

VANCOUVER, April 06, 2015 | UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) (“UrtheCast” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the signing of a contract, valued at approximately US$9-million, to provide a range of engineering services and related space hardware to an international customer. “This contract further demonstrates the success of the UrtheCast team, expanding UrtheCast’s market footprint,” explained UrtheCast’s […]

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UrtheCast Reports 2014 Fourth Quarter And Year-end Financial Results

First Revenue In Company History Working Capital Improved to $22M Test Imagery Released VANCOUVER, March 23, 2015 | UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) (“UrtheCast” or the “Company”), a technology company that is developing the world’s first Ultra HD video platform of Earth from space, today announces financial results for the three and twelve months ended December 31, […]

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UrtheCast To Host 2014 Fourth Quarter And Year-end Conference Call On March 23, 2015

UrtheCast Corp. to host a conference call regarding its Q4 2014 financial results at 8:30 a.m. ET (5:30 a.m. PT) on Monday, March. 23, 2014.

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UrtheCast Partners With Pepsi® To Provide Innovative Earth Video Solutions For The New Pepsi Challenge™

VANCOUVER, March 11, 2015 | UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) (“UrtheCast” or the “Company”) today announces that it has signed its first brand partnership, teaming with PepsiCo Inc. (“Pepsi”) to provide the world’s first full-color, Ultra High-Definition video footage of Earth captured from space for the brand’s 2015 global program, the Pepsi Challenge. Harnessing UrtheCast’s Ultra HD video technology camera […]

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UrtheCast Appoints New Board Member Letitia “Tish” Long, Former Director Of The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency

VANCOUVER, FEBRUARY 23 2015 | UrtheCast Corp. (TSX: UR) (“UrtheCast” or the “Company”) today announced the appointment of Letitia “Tish” Long, former director of the U.S. National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, to its board of directors, effective February 23, 2015. Ms. Long brings extensive experience in the intelligence and technology industries, most recently serving as the fifth […]

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UrtheCast Opens New Office, Ramps Up Hiring

Only two months ago, UrtheCast announced the signing of a US$65-million contract for value-added services and Earth imagery data. Following that agreement comes today’s announcement that UrtheCast will be opening a second office in downtown Vancouver, Canada, to accommodate our growing team of engineers. At over 5,000 square feet, this office will house up to 40 engineers, and is slated to […]

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Newly Inked Deal Puts The “International” In The ISS

The International Space Station is, by definition, an enormous and cooperative undertaking. With over 15 countries in the mix and five space agencies at the helm — NASA, Roscosmos, JAXA, The European Space Agency (ESA), and the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) —  from early in its lifespan, the ISS was a collaborative effort between nations, regardless of […]

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Oi Oi, London Town

In UrtheCast’s latest Theia image from space, we get a glimpse at an enormous, bustling Heathrow Airport, and the River Thames as it snakes into the heart of London, England. Arguably, there are few cities in the western world that begin to rival the cultural significance of London, and even fewer that are so populous. With an area covering ~670+ square miles, […]

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UrtheCast Announces Advisory Board To Provide Strategic Guidance In Space And Technology

VANCOUVER, January 13, 2015 | UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) (“UrtheCast”or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the creation of an Advisory Board to advise the Company’s senior management team on strategy, planning, performance, and stakeholder relations. UrtheCast’s newly-selected Advisors —Peter Marino, Michele Weslander Quaid, Jeffrey Manber, and Sunil Sharma — are leading executives currently with, or from […]

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UrtheCast Signs Contract For $65 Million To Provide Value-Added Services and Data

VANCOUVER, November 24, 2014 | UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) (“UrtheCast” or the “Company”) is extremely pleased to announce that it has received the final signature on a five-year contract with a confidential customer, valued at US$65 million, for the provision of engineering services, value-added services, and Earth imagery data. A significant proportion of the contract’s value will be allocated for […]

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