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Case Studies

See Orbital Insight GO in action with these in-depth case studies that span multiple solutions and industries.

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Supply Chain Monitoring

Digitally Tracking Chemicals Supply Chain Disruptions

An international chemical company with intricate operations across 3 continents, significantly improved profits by using Orbital Insight's GO platform to monitor hundreds of competing chemical plants - delivering timely, objective, and actionable insights about supply - allowing them…

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Real Estate

Orbital Insight helps Jamestown Innovate in Real Estate Analytics

COVID has changed how we live and work within a matter of weeks. As retailers, developers, and brokers navigate a wave of shutdowns and reopenings, innovative new technologies are identifying the risks and opportunities as they arise. 

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Supply Chain Monitoring

Orbital Insight Helps Refinery Increase Profits, Save Time

A U.S. energy company with global refining operations earned significant profits by using Orbital Insight's GO platform to monitor >50 competitor refineries - delivering timely, objective, and actionable insights for refined product pricing.

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Geospatial Intelligence

Orbital Insight and UNDP Cairo Pattern of Life Analysis in Cairo

Orbital Insight, in partnership with the UNDP, applied geospatial analytics to understand patterns of life in low income neighborhoods in Cairo.

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COVID-19

Orbital Insight Powers RBC Elements Research

Learn how RBC Capital Markets and its Elements Team used Orbital Insight’s geospatial data to gain an objective understanding of Chinese energy demand in its AI approach to quantifying the markets.

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COVID-19

COVID-19 Geospatial Analytics

As manufacturing and retail activity reopen, Orbital Insight tracks auto plant restarts, mall reopenings, border activity, Chinese infrastructure development and more in this geospatial analytics data pack.

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GIS Mapping

Building Footprint Comparison: Orbital Insight and OSM

Orbital Insight and Azavea worked together to augment OpenStreetMap data with our land use analytics, derived from Planet 3-5m resolution imagery, to track infrastructure across all of Cambodia.

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State & Local Governments

ESRI Visualization of the Bahamas (post-Dorian)

Orbital Insight's satellite analytics and computer vision capabilities quickly identified which buildings were destroyed in the Bahamas during Hurricane Dorian to aid government efforts for humanitarian assistance.

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Real Estate

Property Analysis: Marin Gateway Shopping Center

Orbital Insight's deep dive on the Marin Gateway Center provides actionable information on the retailer's foot traffic as well as property and parking lot utilization trends through anonymized device and connected vehicle data.

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Real Estate

Traffic Trends in Dallas Retail Centers

Orbital Insight examined retail performance across Dallas to provide objective intelligence into market share, daily cross shopping, trade areas, customer loyalty, demographics, and property utilization.

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Supply Chain Monitoring

Production Ramp-up at Samsung's New Campus

Orbital Insight's manufacturing monitoring capability used anonymized cell phone geolocation data to track production ramp-ups and downtime at Samsung's new Pyeongtaek Campus, providing critical data into the supply side of the memory market.

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Supply Chain Monitoring

Understanding Soy Agribusiness in the Vulnerable Matopiba Region

Orbital Insight used a digital native approach to discover 1st tier suppliers within the Cargill and Bunge soy supply chains across Brazil, in a real-time, quantitative approach.

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Geospatial Intelligence

Peacetime I&W Cosmodromes

Orbital Insight has analyzed the patterns of life at these facilities to understand key trends that can inform geospatial analysts and policymakers of indications and warnings.

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Geospatial Intelligence

Peacetime I&W Iran

Orbital Insight analyzed a select group of Iranian military facilities and nuclear reactors to understand track movements and responses to foreign policy and inform the effectiveness of future decisions.

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Geospatial Intelligence

The Battle of Marawi: Patterns of Life

Orbital Insight leveraged its proprietary AI and data science algorithms to understand pattern of life trends before, during, and after the Battle of Marawi.

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Real Estate

Connecticut Mall Traffic and Trade Areas

Orbital Insight applied multiple sources of geospatial intelligence to understand the underlying health of four Connecticut malls to see how customer visitation trends vary by mall type, location, and clientele.

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Supply Chain Monitoring

Monitoring Japanese Plant Activity

Orbital Insight's daily monitoring of EKK's industrial assets help prevent supply chain risk by tracking anonymized foot traffic within the factory walls.

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State & Local Governments

Traffic Volumes on the New Texas 45SW Toll Road

Orbital Insight's infrastructure monitoring capabilities tracked the new toll road's utilization and its impact on local communities.

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Real Estate

Disneyland Galaxy's Edge Opening

Orbital Insight analyzed millions of anonymized cell phone pings to understand and quantify the Star Wars Galaxy's Edge openings in Anaheim and Orlando.

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Real Estate

Understanding Multi-Family Trends in Atlanta

Orbital Insight analyzed 17 properties in Atlanta to understand the competitiveness of multifamily properties based on their demographic profile, as well as the office parks and retail centers tenants most frequently visited.

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Real Estate

The Spillover Effect: Popeyes and Chick-Fil-A

Orbital Insight was able to connect the clicks to bricks and understand how many people came for the new sandwich and its impact on competitors.

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Real Estate

New Toyosu Fish Market Opening - Tokyo

Understand the tourism and retail impacts of the New Toyosu Fish Market in Tokyo as a bellwether for the nation's tourism and economic activity.

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Supply Chain Monitoring

Volvo and BMW Production in South Carolina

Events such as openings, expansions, reductions, and interruptions can have broader implications over the entire of a supply chain.

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Real Estate

Home Depot and Lowes Site Selection

Using location data and AI, Orbital Insight was able to discover 15 optimal sites where Lowes can capture market share from its competitor Home Depot.

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Geospatial Intelligence

Airport Monitoring Syrian Civil War

Airport traffic is an indicator of a region's commerce activities, disposable income, interconnectivity, and overall economic well-being.

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Geospatial Intelligence

Tracking China's "Re-Education" Camps

Potential human rights violations often occur in the most remote areas and can be difficult to monitor. Reports may be scarce, altered, or incomplete.

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Supply Chain Monitoring

Quantifying Turnarounds at Valero's Benicia Refinery

Oil refinery disruptions and maintenance events have significant impact on planning, and pricing in the crude and refined product markets.

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Supply Chain Monitoring

Tracking Construction at Brunei's Hengyi Refinery

Brunei's new Hengyi Refinery represents the largest joint venture between China and Brunei. It also has significant implications for ASEAN's refining capacity and supply.

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