Solutions for a safe and cost effective rail network
With unrivalled experience in weather forecasting for rail operations and as the current weather provider for many national rail networks around Europe, MeteoGroup is recognised as the most accurate and innovative forecast supplier in the market.
We understand that railway maintenance operates around the clock, so MeteoGroup's skilled team of meteorologists are on hand 24/7/365 to alert you to any hazardous weather conditions and to provide ongoing support and consultancy.
What does MeteoGroup offer?
Weather forecasting for the rail industry is a highly specialist area. MeteoGroup has developed a wide range of weather forecasting services in direct response to the needs of rail network managers. Services include:
- Third/conductor rail frost forecasts
- Line icing forecasts for overhead power lines
- High track temperature forecasts and alerts
- High wind forecasts
- Heavy rainfall and flooding forecasts
- Dedicated infrastructure and network-specific precipitation forecasts
- Leaf fall forecasts
- Platform forecasts for frost, ice and snowfall
- Long range ensemble forecasts
- High resolution forecast radar
RailCast is a specialist forecasting service enabling track operators to manage and minimise the effects of adverse weather on the rail infrastructure.
RailCast includes a comprehensive range of fully supported seasonal forecast services. Our specialist forecast team provides forecasts for a range of rail-specific hazards 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
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14th May 2013: NCC Roads, one of the four biggest contractors to work with the Swedish Transport Administration, has awarded MeteoGroup a contract to supply year-round forecasting services and a new active alert service for the winter season. With active weather monitoring of the operating region, NCC Roads will be ab