MeteoGroup Scoops Prized BBC Contract
By Maddy Price
Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 15:54
MeteoGroup, Europe’s leading supplier of weather solutions for highway and road operations, has been awarded the BBC Weather Contract.
At the conclusion of a rigorous procurement process encompassing a broad range of selection criteria, including data, technology, graphics, cost and a comprehensive evaluation of forecast accuracy, MeteoGroup was judged to offer the BBC the best solution for its requirements.
MeteoGroups’ selection as the weather partner for one of the leading public service broadcasters in the world re-enforces its role as a global leader in the provision of accurate and innovative weather forecasting solutions.
Founded in 1986, MeteoGroup has thirty years’ experience of delivering services to weather-critical markets worldwide, providing tools and support to assist its customers in making critical business decisions, creating value, saving costs, minimising risk and managing environmental impact.
In the roads sector MeteoGroup is the supplier of RoadMaster, an innovative decision support system for winter road maintenance, supporting staff planning, equipment and treatment programs.
The European market-leader, MeteoGroup has been working with winter roads services for more than 20 years, helping customers to reduce unnecessary and costly gritting actions, minimising environmental impact whilst maximising safety.