In the brutal Arctic climate, the risks posed by severe storms and floating ice challenge enterprises to keep their operations safe. Despite these risks, telecommunications companies are forging ahead, braving some of the world’s harshest climates to lay transoceanic fiber-optic cable.
We really appreciate the forecasts specific to our areas of operation and, when freezing conditions or a hurricane is imminent, we find these specific forecasts very useful to make our plans and consider the need for site closure or schedule adjustments.Steve Moskowitz
Safety of Operations
Manage risk of sea ice and icebergs
Safety of Crew
Collect SAR data of sea ice/icebergs from different sources in a timely manner and be able to communicate the risk to personnel
Have a contingency plan in case of failure to get supporting data about sea ice.
Whether you’re drilling in Arctic seas or laying cables in areas with varying ice conditions, our integrated information sources and satellite imagery will keep your operation safe and on track during the open season.
From the time you start to plan your operation, we’ll give you integrated information to show you the whole environmental risk picture. Throughout your project, we’ll give you the weather decision support you need to keep your people, equipment and assets safe, and to optimize weather windows.
We’ll help you assess risks and make contingency plans related to special Arctic phenomena such as Polar lows, summertime fog, sea ice or icebergs.