Hoogendoorn’s new IIVO will be equipped with Weather Solutions’ weather data. Weather Solutions is a young and innovative weather company with a combined experience of over 200 years in meteorology. Weather Solutions’ goal is to develop new, smart and customer-oriented solutions and make better weather forecasts than all competitors. With high-quality weather models as a basis, innovative techniques are used to localize and optimize the weather forecast. The focus is on a number of important weather elements and new parameters, such as Instant Radiation, which are of great importance for agriculture, horticulture, ice control, mobility and the energy sector. With this valuable information, the IIVO process computer can apply the most optimal controls. Local data helps the grower determine the influences on the daily settings in the IIVO.
How does this solution benefit you? Quite simply: The advanced weather forecasts of Weather Solutions, helps the IIVO to create the best possible greenhouse climate and set the perfect growing conditions for the crop. In this way the grower can anticipate the expected weather, which leads to an optimal climate tailored to the needs of the plant.
The weather forecast of Weather Solutions is incorporated in the controls for water management, climate and energy. In this way, no unnecessary energy is used. So it’s sustainable!
Martin Helmich and Peter Hendriks sign the contract with Maarten Noort from Weather Solutions.