Celebrating World Space Week
tpgroup is proud to celebrate World Space Week (WSW), a UN-declared annual international celebration of science and technology. It is the largest space event globally, with participants from over 90 countries. In 2021, WSW’s theme is ‘Women in Space’.
We have an extensive footprint across the space sector which includes embedded multi-disciplinary support for the multi-billion SKYNET Programme, and capabilities spanning workforce services, expert software solutions for space missions as well as safety cases for Space projects.
Supporting Space programmes
SKYNET Programme: Providing embedded multi-disciplinary support for the MOD’s multi-billion SKYNET Programme. The programme covers It covers the operation of the UK’s constellation of satellites and ground stations, and the provision and management of ground terminal infrastructure
We are proud to be at the forefront of New Space, working on projects that include:
Space Hub Sutherland: Supporting the development of what is likely to be the UK’s first commercial vertical launch facility
Consortium led review of the Space Industry Act 2018: Osprey recently led an industry consortium to review the draft legislative framework that will underpin the UK’s commercial spaceflight ambitions
Independent assurance of a sub-orbital launch vehicle – Working with Skyrora Ltd, a space launch company, to provide independent assurance of the Skylark L sub-orbital launch vehicle safety case
Our people in Space
Our people are involved on some of the most significant space programmes from the MoD multi-billion pound SKYNET Programme through to developing an operational satellite system that can enable accurate monitoring of climate and air composition,
EGSE Software Engineer for the European Space Research and Technology Centre, based in the Netherlands.
Programme / Project Controller at the European Space Agency in Noordwijk