Space Applications Services (SpaceApps) is an independent Belgian SME founded in 1987, with head office in Zaventem, Belgium, an office in the Netherlands and a subsidiary in Houston, USA. In addition to its in-house engineering projects, the company provides engineering services to the European Space Technological Centre (ESTEC) and the European Astronaut Training Centre (EAC). SpaceApps performs research and develops innovative systems, solutions and products to provide technology development, operation and training services to the aerospace and security markets and related industries. Activities cover manned and unmanned spacecraft, launch/re-entry vehicles, robotics, communications and solutions for earth observation, science and space exploration. SpaceApps provides system engineering services and advanced information systems expertise to develop and deliver products and services.
Role in the project
SPACEAPPS provides the Pilote Use Case #4 ICE Cubes Service. The main contribution to the project is to support the implementation and demonstration of the PUC4 with a special contribution to the overall definition and implementation of the training for 7Shield. SPACEAPPS also supports dissemination activities and as a commercial company will support the activities of market analysis, standardisation, strategy and exploitation with the goal to sustain 7Shield post project.