Our future plans

2006 - 2009
EPSRC Message Project – first urban sensing programme
Science Central initiative announced and £50m+ investment from Newcastle University
2015
Deployment of sensors on Newcastle Campus
Science Central officially opened
Chancellor announces £3.5m 5 year funding for Urban Observatory in Newcastle
Urban Observatory portal opens
2016
Phase 2 deployment of sensors around Science Central
Urban Sciences Building construction begins
Key Building Opening (fabric structure)
Rain radar installation
Air Quality monitoring stations deployed
Phase 2 pervasive sensors deployed
Blackett Street / City centre deployment of pervasive sensors
2017
USB building opens
Phase 3 sensor deployment
2018
Sustainable drainage living lab on Science Central

Get in touch

Call Jennine on 0191 208 8599

or email urbanobservatory@ncl.ac.uk with "Research" in the subject

Get in touch

email A.Puussaar2@newcastle.ac.uk with "Sense_my_street" in the subject

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