Esri UK

Esri is a global market leader in geographic information system (GIS) software, location intelligence and mapping, helping customers unlock the full potential of data to improve operational and business results.

Meet the Partner

Founded in 1969, Esri software is deployed in more than 350,000 organisations including 90 of the Fortune 100 companies. Esri UK offers GIS solutions to a wide range of markets in both the public and private sector. Customers include the Environment Agency, Highways England, TfL, Defra and Ordnance Survey.

How they can help you

Esri UK is a partner and reseller of Ordnance Survey data. It enables the use of OS data in the ArcGIS system, including ready-to-use offline data, hosted data services, connectors for the OS APIs and tools to process the data yourself. This covers the full portfolio of OS products, including MasterMap Topography, AddressBase and Highways.

Esri UK offers GIS solutions to a wide range of markets in both the public and private sector. With over 2,000 customers in the UK it supports organisations from the financial services, retail, utilities, AEC, defence & public safety, and central & local government including the Environment Agency, Highways England, TfL and Defra.

The ArcGIS system is a scalable solution for all customers and is used by start-ups ranging up to the world’s largest global organisations as a full enterprise solution. Esri UK’s OS solutions provide data and services to a range of customer sizes – from single user organisations and not-for-profits, all the way up to national and international organisations.

Their partnership with OS

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Strategic Partner

We’re strategically important to each other and work closely together to be world leaders in geospatial services; creating location insight for positive impact. Together we deliver value to a range of customers across multiple sectors by sharing expertise and a working towards a shared vision for the future.


Improving and optimising data for land management in large organisations, Esri UK supported the creation of a single, up-to-date view of all data pertaining to 240,000 hectares of Ministry of Defence land in the UK.

In the banking and finance sector, Esri enabled Aviva UK to run complex models on 28 million UK addresses in their customer base more quickly and more frequently. This created new insights, allowed the company underwrite more accurately and allowed Aviva to price more effectively for individual levels of risk.

"ArcGIS gives Humberside Fire & Rescue Service instant access to the data it needs to make the right decisions and save lives in emergencies."

Jo Mann, Risk and Intelligence Manager, Public Safety, Humberside Fire and Rescue Service

"Arrests have increased dramatically since we started to focus our efforts on those priority crime areas identified by ArcGIS."

Detective Inspector Lee Bowen, City of London Police

"ArcGIS helps us to ensure we put specialist facilities in the right places, to reduce costs in the building phase and ensure they can be operated efficiently during their lifetime."

Richard McGrath, Spatial Development Lead, Sellafield Ltd