CLS, world recognized expert in satellite data and services
CLS, a subsidiary of the French Space Agency (CNES), ARDIAN & IFREMER, is a worldwide company and pioneer provider of monitoring and surveillance solutions for the Earth since 1986. Its mission is to deploy innovative satellite-based monitoring solutions to understand and protect our planet, and to manage its resources sustainably. CLS employs 750+ people, at its headquarters in Toulouse (France) and in its 26 offices around the world.
CLS processes environmental data and positions from over 100,000+ beacons each month, as well as ocean and inland waters observations. CLS uses over 80 satellite instruments on a daily basis, to provide a large variety of value-added services to institutes, governments, agencies, companies, NGOs, EUROPEAN agencies, etc.
The group has achieved strong growth over the last few years and has set ambitious goals to take advantage of the opening-up of new markets.
Today, CLS provides expert solutions in six strategic sectors:
- Sustainable management of fisheries
- Environmental monitoring
- Maritime safety & security
- Energy and Mining
- Fleet management
- Space & Ground Systems