INSPIRE Knowledge Base

TQ

Description
Organisation: 
TerraQuest
Acronym: 
TQ
Details
Mission and Objectives: 
Commercial geospatial consultancy and data capture/conversion/managment services to the public and private sector
Formal Mandate: 
None
Mandate: 
A team of 100+ geospatial experts with a specific emphasis on public sector data, operating within the Supporta group of companies.
Activities: 
Delivery of commercial geospatial consultancy and data capture/conversion/managment services to pubic sector organisations in the UK. Major clients include the ODPM, TfL, HA, RoS, LRNI, Development agencies and over 150 local authorities.
Membership: 
Supporta plc, TerraQuest Solutions ltd,RPD and Bay Associates
Comments: 
TerraQuest is working closely with a large number of UK public sector organisations at all levels. This includes providing high level and strategic consultancy on data managment, metadata and information exchange.
Typology: 
Regional
Thematic
PROPOSED ROLE IN INSPIRE DEVELOPMENT

Which role(s) do you foresee for the SDIC in INSPIRE development

  • participate in the review process
  • yes
  • be kept informed
  • yes
    Geographic Domain
    National
    UK
    Societal Sector
    central, regional and local government, government agencies
    Specific Expertise
    Previous Experience relevant for INSPIRE development
    30 years experience of working within the public sector, specific experience in the exchange of geospatial information between organisations.
    Environmental application domains
    land use and land ownership, constraints, planning
    Primary Business
    Consultancy and data services