Professional Engineering Services
We are Preferred Supplier to the European Space Agency's European Research and Technology Centre.
People. Engineering. Innovation.
RHEA Group provides the engineering experts and scientists needed for the most demanding and complex engineering missions. We perform a thorough recruitment process to ensure that the best-qualified candidates are part of our team of experts. As a specialized niche company in the sector, we offer our employees the possibility to grow within a powerful framework of the most interesting projects that are contributing to the area of space development and engineering.
We deliver the smart solution to advance complex engineering projects in the following areas of expertise:
- Space engineering
- Security and crisis management
- IT, software development and architecture
An Astronomer for Observer Support for Near-Earth Object (NEO) Observation, Marco Micheli joined RHEA Group in 2017. He is based at ESA Space Situational Awareness (SSA)-NEO Coordination Centre in Frascati, Italy, where he observes those asteroids and comets that are considered most dangerous for our planet. Micheli has been studying NEOs for over 20 years, and is part of the team that recently discovered a NEO that will fly past Earth in October – this NEO will give the opportunity to test the international ability to track and monitor NEOs in the future.
Open Earth Observation Exploitation Platforms, The Next Game Changer
Salvatore Pinto, RHEA Group’s Exploitation Platforms Principal System Architect working at the European Space Agency (ESA), is an advocate for open-source software for Earth Observation. He is the principal system architect of ESA’s Thematic Exploitation Platforms, a collaborative, virtual work environment providing open access to Earth Observation data and the tools, processors, and IT resources required to work with them.