Fincantieri - a world-leading shipyard

Navimeteo in Support of Fincantieri

Navimeteo are now providing weather forecasting in support of Fincantieri, and their portfolio of shipyard works and transport operations - with a focus on the shipyards at Riva Trigoso and Muggiano. Forecasters at Navimeteo analyse weather and oceanographic forecast data from high-resolution models, validating the information relative to the specific locations of the shipyard and local observations. At the micro-level, accurate and timely weather forecasts are required in the planning and safe execution of a variety of operations - including heavy lifts, vessel movements and towing.

Fincantieri is one of the largest shipbuilding groups in the world. Italy's global leader in planning and building cruise ships, it is a key figure in all high-tech maritime engineering sectors, from offshore defense ships to special ships, added-value ferries and megayachts, as well as ship repair and transformation, systems and components production for the mechanical and electrical sectors, naval equipment solutions, electronic systems and software, and in infrastructure, maritime operations and post-sales support. One of their main strengths is experience of meeting clients' technical and business requirements quickly and effectively. Their organizational structure means they can provide services anywhere they may be required in the world. Additionally, all procedures are fully compliant with European and international standards in safety, quality and environmental protection..


Navimeteo has been active for over 30 years in the marine weather sector, offering 24/7 global coverage with a bespoke, personalised approach. We specialise in coastal and port marine weather forecast provision, taking into account specific client requirements and local area metocean-effects to provide the best validated data and interpretation for making safer and more informed decisions.