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2014-03-15 23:03:00

Starting 4-1-14, STRIKEnet lightning verification reports will be available at http://www.weatherfusion.com. Norman, OK, (PRWEB) March 15, 2014 Starting April 1, 2014, Weather Fusion LLC, will be the exclusive distributor of Vaisala STRIKEnet lightning verification reports to the U.S. insurance industry. Claims managers, claims adjusters, and investigative forensic engineers will be able to purchase STRIKEnet lightning reports from the same source they have come to rely on for hail and...

2014-01-20 23:22:20

New strategic alliance to benefit property & casualty U.S. P/C insurance industry Boulder, CO (PRWEB) January 20, 2014 Vaisala, a global leader in environmental and industrial measurement, today announced it has partnered with Weather Fusion LLC, to be the exclusive provider of its STRIKEnet Lightning Verification reports and lightning services to the U.S. insurance industry. The transition from Vaisala to Weather Fusion as the point of sale for STRIKEnet will occur over the next...

2009-08-31 02:00:00

GENEVA, August 31 /PRNewswire/ -- The dataset will provide lightning information throughout the globe to serve the world's meteorological institutions and other weather-dependent users. Consisting of lightning sensors distributed throughout the globe, the coverage and performance of Vaisala's Global Lightning Dataset (GLD360) is unique, global, and real-time. GLD360 outperforms satellite lightning detection by enabling uniform global coverage and by providing the timeliest...

2008-09-09 09:00:31

Helsinki/Boulder - Vaisala has signed a 6.9 MUSD contract with the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for the delivery of weather radar signal processors and software for the FAA Terminal Doppler Weather Radar (TDWR) network, operating at major airports in the USA. The deliveries will start during the last quarter of 2008. The FAA regulates and oversees civil aviation in the U.S. This contract is related to an upgrade program for the TDWR radars. The original signal processors for the...

2008-08-13 15:00:29

By Peter B Lord; Alan Dunham The hazardous weather warning distributed by the National Weather Service yesterday morning for Rhode Island and points north sounded all too familiar this summer: "ANOTHER ROUND OF NOTABLE THUNDERSTORMS IS EXPECTED BETWEEN 2 PM AND 8 PM THIS AFTERNOON WITH HALF INCH OR SLIGHTLY LARGER HAIL ... GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS TO 45 MPH ... LIGHTNING STRIKES AND BRIEF HEAVY RAINS THAT MAY PRODUCE A VERY SHORT PERIOD OF POOR DRAINAGE FLOODING IN A COUPLE OF...

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