European Ground Motion Service:
2021 data now available

A few months have passed since the last update of the EGMS, the continental-scale InSAR monitoring service providing Europe with millimetric-precise SAR satellite data on ground motion since 2015. After processing the 2021 Sentinel-1 images and integrating the ground motion measurements with the baseline datasets, the ORIGINAL Consortium, of which TRE ALTAMIRA is a proud…

European Ground Motion Service:
All data are available for download

Six months after the first EGMS’ Ortho products release, the ORIGINAL consortium, of which TRE Altamira is a proud member, is delighted to announce that all products are now available for visualization and download by the general public. For those who don’t know, EGMS is an EU Copernicus Land Monitoring Service (CLMS) program providing continental-scale…

European Ground Motion Service:
An introduction


The first InSAR monitoring service at a continental scale We have come a long way since 1993, when the cover page of Nature magazine hosted a SAR interferogram mapping the ground displacement caused by an earthquake. Almost three decades later, the European Environmental Agency (EEA) initiated the first European Ground Motion Service (EGMS), and with…

Interreg V-A Italia-Svizzera


A cross-border collaboration to improve hazard identification and mitigation efforts In our September 2020 post 'TRE Altamira and GEORESEARCH: The SedInOut Project', we highlighted our involvement in Interreg Europe, a interregional program funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF). By encouraging knowledge and information sharing across regions, Interreg Europe helps local and regional governments…

Pipeline Corridor Monitoring:
The Sabah Sarawak Gas Pipeline in Malaysia

Petronas pipeline

The Sabah Sarawak Gas Pipeline (SSGP) is a 512 kilometre natural gas pipeline in Malaysia that links Kimanis in Sabah to Bintulu in Sarawak. The SSGP is part of Petronas’ Sabah–Sarawak Integrated Oil and Gas Project and was built between 2008 and 2014. Petronas is a global energy and solutions company ranked amongst the largest…