WDT Expands Cutting-edge Weather Services Offering to Include Energy Sector
by Steve Miller, on Dec 3, 2013 10:00:38 AM
Additional forecasters hired; regional office established in Houston
Norman, OK, December 3, 2013 — Weather industry leader Weather Decision Technologies, Inc. (WDT) announced today during the Marcus Evans Energy and Utilities Conference, the launch of a suite of services specifically designed to meet the needs of domestic and global energy companies and commodity traders/hedgers. WDT is leveraging its global product and service offerings to create high quality weather decision support services customized for users in this sector.
As a measure to further establish WDT as the marketplace leader, the company has employed a dedicated team of veteran meteorologists specifically assigned to execute the most comprehensive energy sector offering available. In addition, the company recently opened a regional office in Houston, Texas to ensure a close working relationship with the large hub of energy companies locally.
“Our senior team of meteorologists understands the complex needs of energy sector companies. With WDT’s expertise, and deep global data and technology lead we add greater focus, attention, and depth to the segment,” said Mike Eilts, President and CEO of WDT. “We’re gaining strong traction in this arena and have established a world-class practice; delivering business-critical solutions to onshore and offshore clients globally.”
Weather Decision Technologies’ Energy Specialties:
- Asset Protection Forecast Services
- iMap Pro - Advanced Weather Display
- WeatherOps Futures - Energy Trading Support
- GIS Weather Services
- Patented Alerting
- Marine and Continental
An announcement reception entitled “WDT Weather Connection” will be hosted between 3-7pm December 3rd in the Azalea Room at the conference host hotel, The Doubletree Greenway Plaza. Representatives of corporations in attendance are encouraged to join WDT forecasters and management to learn more about energy-specific products.
About Weather Decision Technologies, Inc. (WDT)
Weather Decision Technologies, Inc. is the industry leader, providing organizations with weather decision support on a global scale. WDT offers specific expertise as it applies to hazardous weather detection and prediction, forecast modeling, decision analytics, GIS, mobile apps and interactive mapping. WDT employs the world-renowned WeatherOps forecast team, staffed by experts who provide global asset projection and commodities trading decision support. WDT maintains its headquarters in Norman, Oklahoma and a forecasting office in Houston, Texas.