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StormGeo Acquires Applied Weather Technology (AWT)


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StormGeo Acquires Applied Weather Technology (AWT)

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Category: Shipping & Offshore

This acquisition propels StormGeo into a leading position within decision support for weather sensitive operations in the shipping and offshore industries. AWT, headquartered in Silicon Valley, California, has 11 offices in 7 Countries. They have been a leader in marine forecasting for over 15 years, supporting more than 5,000 ships per day with routing guidance and operational efficiency.

“By combining our expertise with that of AWT, StormGeo is positioned to be a worldwide leader in services to the maritime and offshore industries”, states Erik Langaker, Chairman of StormGeo.

The core focus of the combined group is a broad approach to safeguarding weather sensitive operations with tailored software and decisions support systems. Key industries include shipping and offshore, renewable energy, media and aviation. With the addition of AWT, the StormGeo family of companies will now span 14 countries, with 22 offices and more than 320 employees.

Source: StormGeo

Published: June 25, 2022