Press Releases

UrtheCast Moves First Capital Markets Day to March 30, 2016

Theras A. Gordon Wood ‐ Company

Announced Feb. 25, 2016, UrtheCast has moved the date of its first Capital Markets Day from Thursday, March 10, to Wednesday, March 30, between 1:30 pm and 4:00 pm. This event will now follow the release of our full fiscal 2015 financial results, which will occur pre-market on the same day. In lieu of holding a conference call following the release of our financial results, a discussion will take place during the Capital Markets Day. As previously announced, the event will be held at the TMX Broadcast Centre Gallery.

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Scott Larson Steps Down From UrtheCast

Theras A. Gordon Wood ‐ Company

An email sent by outgoing CEO, Scott Larson to the employees of UrtheCast:   Dear friends and colleagues at UrtheCast: It is with many mixed emotions that I announce that I am stepping down from UrtheCast, effective immediately.  I had been thinking about my role here at UrtheCast for a while and this wasn’t an easy decision.  That said, [...]

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UrtheCast Announces Wade Larson as CEO

Theras A. Gordon Wood ‐ Company

Announced on Dec. 9, 2015, Wade Larson has accepted the role as UrtheCast’s Chief Executive Officer, in addition to his roles as President and COO. As a co-founder of UrtheCast five years ago, Wade developed the original vision behind the company. He has over 20 years of space sector experience with the Canadian Space Agency, MacDonald, Dettwiler [...]

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UrtheCast Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results

Theras A. Gordon Wood ‐ Company

Click here to read the entire release. “This was a transformative quarter for us”, explained Scott Larson, UrtheCast’s Chief Executive Officer. “The declaration of IOC for the HRC, the release of our First Light videos, the positive reaction to our acquisition of Deimos Imaging, together with the disclosure of our plans for the world’s first [...]

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UrtheCast’s New Satellites Provide Big Data

Theras A. Gordon Wood ‐ Company

“This is our first step off the Space Station, and an exciting growth opportunity that will help to accelerate our UrtheCast Constellation plans, while populating our platform with powerful content,” explained Scott Larson, UrtheCast Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer. “By acquiring the entire Deimos satellite operations, two satellites and two ground stations, we’ve created another substantial [...]

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UrtheCast is pleased to announce that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Elecnor, S.A. to acquire the Earth Observation business, Deimos. UrtheCast will soon acquire Deimos ownership, operation of the Deimos-1 and Deimos-2 satellites, and the Deimos global archive of Earth imagery. “This is an incredible acquisition that epitomizes technological and operational synergy,” explained Scott Larson, UrtheCast Co-founder and [...]

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VANCOUVER, June 19, 2015 | UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) (“UrtheCast” or the “Company”) today announced plans to build, launch and operate the world’s first fully-integrated, multispectral optical and Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) commercial constellation of Earth Observation satellites (the “Constellation”), to be deployed over multiple launches expected in 2019 and 2020. The Constellation is expected to [...]

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Today, UrtheCast released the world’s first, full-color HD videos of Earth, filmed from the International Space Station (ISS) at roughly one-meter resolution. These videos of London, Boston, and Barcelona showcase life on Earth as viewed from the International Space Station, revealing the diverse utility of UrtheCast’s technology. “Today, we are continuing our advancement towards democratizing the [...]

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UrtheCast is set to unveil its First Light videos to a select, invite-only group of media members in New York City this afternoon, June 16, 2015. Captured from the International Space Station, these videos of London, Barcelona, Boston and São Paulo, give us a revealing look at the powerful tools that UrtheCast is set to release to the public — for planet stewardship, for business, for big data analysis, and for the greater public good — all with the aim of democratizing a very powerful perspective on the planet.

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