About Us

History

Formed in 2003 Environment Systems has come a long way, in a relatively short time, to become an established consultancy with a valued reputation using our recognised expertise in data analysis – specifically geoinformatics and earth observation.

Our ability to operate at the interface of science and routine operations enables us to give our customers insight into the latest technology and thinking whilst delivering the evidence required to address today’s challenges.

Environment Systems works throughout the world.

Our Vision

Our vision is to be the leading supplier of evidence and insight. We will do this by becoming the leading research-led, environmental and agricultural information consultancy and services company. The company is guided by an ethics policy which is owned by its staff and is available to view and download here.

Management Team

  • Steve Keyworth

    Steve Keyworth

    Commercial Director

    Steve is a founder and Director of Environment Systems, he has over twenty years experience in applying GIS and remote sensing technologies to environmental and agricultural applications.

    Steve has worked on projects across the UK and globally at a range of scales for mapping, monitoring and modelling.

    Steve is a Chartered Geographer (GIS) and a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society.

  • Graeme Summers

    Graeme Summers

    Operations Director

    Graeme is a founder and Director of Environment Systems with over twenty years experience in the geographic information industry with a background in the building design and construction management sector.

    Graeme has overall responsibility of resourcing across the full range of Environment Systems’ projects and general company administration.

  • Katie Medcalf

    Dr Katie Medcalf

    Environment Director

    Katie is Environment Director at Environment Systems and has over twenty years of experience in delivering successful projects in environmental policy, agri-environment, ecology, GIS and remote sensing.

    An ecologist by training, Katie is highly creative and leads the company’s innovation in environmental research and provides expert input across a range of projects.

    Katie is a Chartered Environmentalist and member of the Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management and the British Ecological Society.

Contact

For general enquiries please call +44 (0)1970 626688 or use our online form.

  • Aberystwyth Office:
    Environment Systems Ltd
    9 Cefn Llan Science Park
    Aberystwyth
    Ceredigion
    SY23 3AH
    +44 (0)1970 626688

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  • Harwell Office:
    Electron Building
    Fermi Avenue
    Harwell
    Oxfordshire
    OX11 0QR

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Registered in England and Wales, Company No. 4628049
Registered Office: The Exchange, Fiveways, Temple Street, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 5HG
GB VAT No. 810 9030 69

Careers

As a leading edge consultancy we are always on the look out for talent. We are specifically on the look out for technical, commercial and project management skills in the associated areas:

Environment

  • Environmental science
  • Ecology
  • Landscape ecology
  • Agriculture
  • Ecosystem services

Technology

  • Data science
  • Remote sensing
  • Image processing and classification
  • GIS
  • Geoinformatics
  • Statistics
  • Data fusion
  • Citizen science
  • Geospatial software development

If you match up please feel free to send your CV to: enquiries@envsys.co.uk.

Currently we have an exciting vacancy for a Software Developer. Find out more.

We can only accept your CV if you hold a passport from an EU country or you possess a valid UK work visa. No agencies please.

Research

Environment Systems recognises the value of research and development for commercial application. The Company is an active participant in a number of prestigious national and international research projects and runs its own internal research programmes. Environment Systems actively supports a number of academic institutions with collaborative projects contributing towards their Research Excellence Framework submissions. It also sponsors MSc, MPhil and PhD placements and serves on several scientific advisory panels.

Find out more.

Quality and Environmental Management

  • BS EN ISO 9001:2000
    Environment Systems operates a Quality Management System that has gained BS EN ISO 9001:2000 certification (certificate number GB2002898), including aspects specific to the provision of geographic and environmental information, consultancy and services.bs en iso 9001:2000
  • BS 8555
    Environment Systems has an Environment Management System (EMS) which is accredited to BS8555:2003 Phase 2. An EMS serves as a tool to improve environmental performance and provides a framework for how that performance can be monitored, controlled and improved.bs en iso 9001:2000
  • In 2016/17 Environment Systems has:
    • Reduced the amount of waste that went into landfill to 10% of all waste and a reduction of 20% per person
    • Reduced the amount of waste generated per person by 17%
    • Increased the amount waste being recycled by 51% (11% per person)
    • Decreased the amount of waste that went for composting by 3% (29% per person)

     

Our move to new premises, in September 2016, due to company expansion saw energy and water consumption rise.”

Published Reports

Much of Environment System’s work ends up in the form of published reports for use by policy and decision makers. Here are some of them: