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  • Understanding Empty Homes

    Last week was National Empty Homes week, but homelessness doesn’t use a calendar. The information detailing our nation’s empty home portfolio is easily accessible, and there are many different types of agency that would benefit from using it more effectively.

  • Taking care of the natural world

    It was good to hear the recent government announcement advocating more consideration for wildlife protection across in Britain. Our natural habitats and the biodiversity they support will always be national, capital assets – but our developer community should capitalise on them for their own benefit, as well as the greater good.

  • Dig deep? Yes! And at a lower cost…

    We’ve partnered with LinesearchbeforeUdig to create a ‘One Click’ service that helps you save time and reduces the costs of finding and understanding the location of sub-surface assets, across the UK.

  • Keener insights, greener energy

    The renewables’ sector needs to capture more-tangible value in its supply chain. How can businesses make better-informed decisions? With location data insights…

  • Wooden Bridge in the Scottish Highlands

    Who Owns What Today – and Tomorrow?

    Keeping on top of who owns what is a full time job, which is why we work so hard on relationships with key data suppliers, so we can give you whole picture.

  • emapsite Fantasy Football Winner 2018-2019 Certificate

    And the winner of emapsite Fantasy Football Manager 2018/2019 is......

    emapsite is delighted to announce the winner of its popular Fantasy Football League. With the 2018/19 season attracting another great batch of wannabe Football Managers, participants from emapsite and many of our clients await the announcement with baited breath...

  • New mapshop now live

    The Beta version of our all new mapshop application is now live.

  • Brownfield Site, old abandoned factory site

    Taking on the Brownfield Challenge

    Land Consultants and Agents are under pressure to reappraise their thinking and search for suitable alternatives to open land for development - by taking on the Brownfield challenge.

  • Text saying Data has a better idea as a neon light below window looking out at a city of high rise buldings

    Open Data - Under Surveillance

    Can Open Data ever really be open? Be careful what you wish for, warns emapsite's James Cutler.

  • offshore windfarm at sunset with fishing trawler in foreground

    Expanding on Wind Sector Investment

    The government’s new deal for the offshore wind sector aims to ensure production of up to one third of the UK’s electricity needs using wind power by 2030. emapsite’s Natalie Stevens considers the welcome challenge for the renewables sector.

  • Local Government Cadcorp Conference image - people at tables with mapping background

    Join us at the Cadcorp Local Govt Conference 2019

    We're looking forward to the annual Cadcorp event at which emapsite's Lee Williams will be sharing our expertise on navigating HM Land Registry Data.

  • Ordnance Survey ITN_RN mapping

    Time's been called on OS ITN

    Ordnance Survey is withdrawing its Integrated Transport Network product from 31st March 2019, but OS MasterMap Highways is more than up to the job.

  • It's a thank you from us...

    2018, what a year! We just wanted say “thank you” to all of our customers, it’s been an exciting 12 months of mapping (and moving!), and we’d like to wish you all a Happy Christmas. This year, we’re supporting the Bone Cancer Research Trust (#bcrt) and the Oxford Hospitals Charity, with very good reason. Throughout 2018, our CEO, James Cutler, has put himself through the mill, fundraising in memory of a young family friend: Tom Stead.

  • Happy Christmas card by emapsite

    Christmas Opening Hours

    Our website continues to be available for standard orders and downloads throughout the holiday period. Our support team will be available until 2pm on 24th December and return on 2nd Jan 2019.

  • James Cutler - emapsite CEO

    emapsite CEO James Cutler gets our vote!

    We're delighted to say that James Cutler, our CEO, has once again been elected to Ordnance Survey's Partner Advisory Council - and will also be taking forward his role with the Association for Geographic Information into 2019.

  • Hole in wall of house with additional cracks due to subsidence

    Subsidence claims have gone up, but insurers could be bringing those risks down.

    Reports by the Association of British Insurers show the impact of this year’s heatwave, with subsidence claims reaching their highest levels for 12 years. The ABI says the 357% increase in the value of claims is the highest quarterly jump since records started over 25 years ago – and yet many insurers still aren’t using the tools available to help reduce these risks.

  • Light bulb moment idea

    We're recruiting!

    emapsite continues to grow and we're looking for talented people to join our team.

  • High rise building in mid construction

    When is innovation, useful innovation?

    emapsite solves big problems with simple solutions as Director of Sales, Daniel Slater, explains

  • Great British Scale Ups logo

    emapsite selected for TechMarketView's ‘Great British ScaleUp’ programme

    We’re delighted to say emapsite has been included in the prestigious TechMarketView Great British Scaleup programme, in association with ScaleUp Group.

  • OS AddressBase Premium data

    UPRNs - not new but in the news

    We're seeing UPRNs being referenced more frequently in the mainstream media. Lee Williams discusses the value of the Unique Property Reference Number

  • Cracked wall due to subsidence

    Subsidence claims are up - so what can insurers do?

    Subsidence still represents around 4% of all claims per annum, which in real terms is between £110 million and £120 million every year – so the question is, can insurers do anything to help combat this problem?

  • Coldplay X & Y album cover image

    Who knew, Coldplay are the kings of geo?

    It’s the X&Y of things that connects people, places and processes. CEO James Cutler ponders whether there's more to it than that...

  • Map of Cody Technology Park - emapsite HQ

    emapsite on the move....

    Hi-ho, hi-ho it's off to Farnborough we go...

  • Crown Commercial Service Supplier logo

    emapsite approved for Government's Digital Marketplace

    emapsite has been selected as an approved supplier on the latest version of the Government's G-Cloud services framework

  • National Infrastructure Commission brochure cover - solar panel farm

    Where is the where in the NIA?

    emapsite CEO James Cutler looks at the 'geo' (or lack of) in the National Infrastructure Assessment published today.

  • Geospatial Commission

    OS MasterMap Announcement by Geospatial Commission

    At emapsite, we always welcome better access to information that can help our customers drive the economy forward. Today’s announcement by the Geospatial Commission on the opening up of OS MasterMap signals a long-term commitment to helping everyone get more value from mapping and location data.

  • Park bench in flooded park

    Changing the landscape of insurance

    Insurers: imagine discovering there’s a more cost-effective way to increase your competitive edge, while at the same time reducing your exposure to risk. Forget the advent of innovative fintech; don’t worry about pay-as-you-go pricing; just think what your bottom line would look like if actuarial teams’ insights were, say, 2% more accurate in predicting the likelihood of claims across a multi-billion pound book of insurance.

  • HM Land Registry estate mapping data

    New data product adds clarity to Plus Dane's management of housing stock

    Plus Dane Housing Association has been working together with data provider emapsite to assist in the creation of an innovative data product to use for asset management of their housing stock.

  • emapsite logo on mug next to newspaper

    emapsite team takes on the Windsor Half-Marathon

    A visit to the emapsite offices will confirm a number of things - we know an awful lot about location data, we like having fun and we have a serious cake habit!

  • Crown from the Crown Commercial Service logo

    emapsite celebrates listing on Government's Digital Marketplace

    We're pleased to announce that the UK Government has approved emapsite in the latest version of the G-Cloud services framework.

  • emapsite's Daniel Slater and Leica's Nathan Ward

    Leica Geosystems and emapsite announce new strategic partnership

    Leica Geosystems and emapsite announced today a strategic partnership which launches an industry-first subscription service to Ordnance Survey flagship product, OS MasterMap, available exclusively on the Leica Zeno 20 high accuracy field data collector.