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About Us

Compass Informatics’ location technologies and analytics solutions and services assist government and commercial organisations to deliver more efficient operations, protect their assets and meet regulatory requirements.

Our blue chip client base, combined with our record for technical and management delivery and our ethos of honesty and integrity, enable us to develop long-term relationships based on continuously adding value to, and providing solutions for, our clients’ businesses.  We focus broadly on transportation, environment & natural resources, and planning – using the same core technology and analytics skills across these and related sectors.

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From our head office in Blackrock, County Dublin, Ireland, our UK office in London, and our Cape Town base, Compass Informatics provides high quality, professional data services to the Irish, UK, South African and global markets. Our secondment service clearly demonstrates our long-term commitment to our clients. The Compass team of fifty skilled and experienced staff continue to expand our services with an emphasis on relentless quality improvement with a view towards long-term growth.

The company has proven itself and undertake continuous improvement since its foundation in 1997.  We are now embarking on another phase of growth building on key partnerships and a great base of client organisations.

Combining the best of GIS, IT, & Mobile Technologies…

At Compass we combine the best of IT tools, Geographical Information Systems, data analytics and reporting.

Our core application areas include:

  • Transportation asset management & modelling
  • Urban, regional, socioeconomic planning
  • Local and central government information systems
  • Natural resources and environmental management
  • Land and asset management
  • Regulatory compliance across national laws and directives

Compass provides a range of interlinked services to support these sectors, backed up by several years experience in:

  • GIS and spatial data management and analysis
  • ICT systems development, web services and cloud computing
  • Field surveying & mobile computing
  • Advisory services including business analysis and strategy development
  • Training and support
  • Planning Services

Under contract to the Heritage Council, Ireland, Compass operate the National Biodiversity Data Centre – the national biological records centre for Ireland that also participates in the Global Biodiversity Information Facility.

Derived from the Trinity College-based Natural Resources Development Centre, the first natural resources GIS centre in Ireland, Compass Informatics has considerable experience and expertise in the design, development and implementation of GIS, ICT and the combined geo-informatics area.

To see how Compass can provide you with the data that will inform sound decision-making in your organisation, contact us – we have the experience and expertise to make the difference.

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What our clients say...

"The Compass team combine top class skills and hold integrity dear."
"The Compass team combine top class skills and hold integrity dear."

“The analytical data provided by Compass applications allows us to make better decisions”
“The analytical data provided by Compass applications allows us to make better decisions”

Latest News

Compass Informatics & Tracsis take positive steps

We are pleased to announce that Compass Informatics has become part of the Tracsis group of companies as of January... Click Here

UCD Champions Scholarship from Compass

Compass Informatics has donated to the University College Dublin (UCD) Champions Fund to provide a one year... Click Here

Careers at Compass Informatics

We are currently (December 2018) advertising five roles in our teams: Systems Developer - .Net Senior Developer... Click Here

Our Locations

  • Compass Informatics Limited
  • Block 8, Blackrock Business Park
  • Carysfort Avenue, Blackrock
  • County Dublin, Ireland, A94 W209
  • +353-1-210 4580
  • Compass Informatics UK Limited
  • Templar House, 1 Sandbeck Court, Sandbeck Way
  • Wetherby, LS22 7BA
  • United Kingdom
  • +44-1937-833933
Cape Town
  • Dira Informatics (PTY) Ltd.
  • P.O. Box 4499, Tygervalley
  • 7536 Cape Town, South Africa
  • (Operating as an associated company)
  • +27-76-8147758