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The Met Office has been forecasting the weather for over 150 years. Our Marine Centre of Excellence
in Aberdeen provides solutions through critical phases of all types of marine operations - whether it's project planning using historical data, assisting with day-to-day operational support, or future proofing in relation to climate change.


As a global forecast centre, the Met Office processes, receives and reroutes vast amounts of observational data everyday. Unlike other weather agencies, we have thorough control of the whole weather forecasting process. We are a significant contributor to the global understanding of climate change. Playing a key role as world-leading advisors, we provide clear science on the facts of climate change.


The Met Office is internationally recognised for its resilience and commitment to security. This is the result of investment in high technology systems to guarantee the most accurate and detailed weather forecasts. Our supercomputer can do 125 trillion calculations per second and is among the most powerful systems in the world.


End-to-end weather solutions


Past - our large and unrivalled archive of weather data can be used for:
- risk and project feasibility assessment;
- investment assessment in relation to the marine environment;
- settling a dispute or maritime event in response to legal or insurance issues.


Present - improve safety and reduce costs in your daily operations with:
- detailed wind, wave and sea condition forecasts;
- site specific, tow and route forecasts;
- telephone access to marine forecasters on a 24/7 basis;
- provision of on-site forecasters during extremely weather sensitive operations;
- full global coverage.


Future - access to world-class research and climate change expertise through:
- seasonal forecasts for predicting future downtime;
- combating climate change through informed asset management;
- minimising future risk by using the latest guidance on the impact of storms and extreme weather events.


For more information go to:
www.metoffice.gov.uk

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