Planetek Italia

Planetek Italia

Company Profile

Established in 1994, Planetek Italia employs professionals who are passionate and skilled in Geoinformatics, Space solutions, and Earth sciences. Planetek Italia's core business is based on information sciences and space technologies applied to land management and space exploration. As a Hexagon Geospatial Platinum Partner, their strong expertise in Hexagon Geospatial technologies enables them to support customers with customized solutions and training courses.

Many of Planetek Italia’s solutions are powered by their Rheticus® platform, an automatic cloud-based geo-information service designed to deliver actionable information from continuous monitoring of the Earth’s surface, infrastructures, work sites, urban dynamics, or marine coastal areas.

Leveraging the Hexagon M.App Enterprise® solution, combined with Rheticus services, Planetek Italia has developed several industry-focused Smart M.Apps, such as: Rheticus Network Alert, Rheticus Wildfires, Rheticus Aquaculture, Rheticus Bridge Alert, Rheticus Railways, and Rheticus Infrastructure Alert.

Areas Served

  • Italy
  • Malta
  • San Marino
  • Vatican City

Industries Served 

  • Utilities
  • Tourism
  • Engineering (Civil and Infrastructure)
  • Education
  • Energy (Oil and Gas and Renewable)
  • Agriculture
  • Government, Defense, and Security
  • Environmental and Land-Based Services
  • Urban Planning
  • Aquaculture
  • International Governmental Agencies and Institutions
  • Field, Sea, and Coastal Monitoring and Protection
  • Infomobility
  • Fleet Monitoring
  • Civil Protection and Emergency Response
  • Space Sector
  • Transport (Railways and Roads)

    Within these industries, Planetek Italia develops solutions for the observation of the Earth with remote sensing data from satellites, aircraft, and drones. They maintain space system software to exploit Earth observation and Planetary Exploration missions such as European Remote-Sensing Satellite (ERS), Envisat, COSMO-SkyMed, Mars Express, Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, Planck, and the upcoming Solar Orbiter launch.


    • Better understanding of the world. Planetek Italia simplifies the adoption of geospatial data in order to understand the world better, enabling people to act in an aware and timely manner to make smart decisions and help preserve the Earth.

    • Innovative and sustainable solutions. The adoption of Strategic Design (Design Thinking) through Agile and Dev-ops methodologies lets Planetek Italia satisfy their users' needs in creative ways that maximize benefits.

    • Dependability. Since 1994, Planetek Italia has provided solutions to exploit the value of geospatial data through all phases of data life cycle, from acquisition, storage, and management, to analysis and sharing.

    • Broad areas of knowledge. Planetek Italia operates in many application areas ranging from environmental and land monitoring to open-government and smart cities, also including defense and security, as well as scientific missions and planetary exploration.

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    Rheticus: Monitoring the Evolution of Our Earth

    Massimo Zotti of Planetek Italia details how Rheticus Network Alert helps monitor the integrity of water and sewer networks.

    A Simple Answer to a Complicated Subsidence Problem

    Rheticus Displacement simplifies analysis of satellite radar data so city leaders can easily determine land subsidence, which can indicate water network leaks.