The effect of different waves on your vessels

The effect of different waves on your vessels

In this blog the basic wave parameters and the effect they might have on your vessels out on the open sea will be explained.


Typhoon MALAKAS indicate the start of fairly calm typhoon season

Typhoon MALAKAS indicate the start of fairly calm typhoon season

In the Philippine Sea, east of the Philippines, Typhoon MALAKAS tracks northward toward Japan. Although the effect of this specific typhoon remains limited, it does look like an early start of the...


Update: stormy weather

Update: stormy weather

We wrote already about the possibility of a stormy period at the start of this week. This blog elaborates once more on the potentially dangerous upcoming weather situation.


Possibly significant wind events in the course of this week

Possibly significant wind events in the course of this week

The weather became more active since the start of February. There is possibly a lot more wind underway. This blog explains the potentially dangerous weather conditions at the end of this week.


How do low-pressure areas form and what effect do they have out on the open sea?

How do low-pressure areas form and what effect do they have out on the open sea?

It is important for your operations on sea to know how low-pressure areas form and what their effect can be out on the sea.


Minimising weather impact for offshore operations in the North Sea

Minimising weather impact for offshore operations in the North Sea

Weather plays a crucial role in lifesaving decisions about people on vessels which are guided by a maritime meteorologist as a dangerous storm approaches.


Storm Corrie will cause blustery weather over large part of the North Sea

Storm Corrie will cause blustery weather over large part of the North Sea

For offshore safety and operational planning on North Sea oil rigs, the weather conditions have a large part to play in decisions relating to project completion, efficiency and safety.


How calibration improves marine weather forecasting

How calibration improves marine weather forecasting

For offshore safety and operational planning on North Sea oil rigs, the weather conditions have a large part to play in decisions relating to project completion, efficiency and safety.


Water level changes and its effect on nearshore wave forecasting

Water level changes and its effect on nearshore wave forecasting

The water level has a great effect on the wave heights you expect. In this blog we provide insight in the relation between water depth and wave height.


How to select a marine weather forecast for offshore wind farm installations? 

How to select a marine weather forecast for offshore wind farm installations? 

For offshore safety and operational planning on North Sea oil rigs, the weather conditions have a large part to play in decisions relating to project completion, efficiency and safety.