GAMIC has been working successfully with well-known companies, organizations and agencies. The following non-exhaustive list is a cross-section of some selected customers, a geographical overview of regions where GAMIC systems are operating and finally the most important fields of GAMIC activity with references to individual projects and customers.

Customers & Partners

  • National Weather Services
    • DWDGerman Meteorological Service
    • Meteo FranceFrench Meteorological Service
    • BMKGIndonesian Agency for Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics
    • PAGASAPhilippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration
  • Other Governmental & Supranational Agencies
    • EurocontrolEuropean Air Traffic Control Authority
    • CISCEACommission for the Brazilian Air Space Control System
    • CCSIVAMAmazon Surveillance System (Brazil)
    • IACITBrazilian Organization for Technology in Defense, Air Control and Meteorology
  • Research & Educational Institutions
    • ESAEuropean Space Agency
    • DLRGerman Aerospace Centre
    • CNESFrench National Centre for Space Studies
    • CNRSFrench National Center for Scientific Research
    • PNNLPacific Northwest National Laboratory (USA)
    • FZJJülich Research Centre (Germany)
  • Defense & Military
    • BWBFederal Office of Defense Technology and Procurement (Germany)
    • BAFBrazilian Air Force
    • JMG/JIVCDutch IT and Defense Agency
  • Commercial Companies
    • Baron ServicesWeather Technology Company (USA)
    • Hensoldt(f.k.a. EADS/AIRBUS) Company for Aerospace, Def
      ense and Security Technology (Germany)

    • Atech/AtmosRadar Technology Company (Brazil)
    • EECRadar Technology Company (USA)
    • RADTECRadar Technology Company (USA)

Installation Sites

GAMIC provides services and products worldwide. The map below shows a geographical overview where products that have been developed by GAMIC are used operationally.

GAMIC Operational World Map

Countries where GAMIC products are in use:

  • Brunei
  • Brazil
  • Bulgaria
  • China
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Dominican Republic
  • France
  • French Guyana
  • Germany
  • Guadeloupe
  • Indonesia
  • Ireland
  • Korea
  • La Réunion
  • Macao
  • Mali
  • Martinique
  • Mexico
  • Morocco
  • Paraguay
  • Phillipines
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Russian Federation
  • Slovakia
  • The Netherlands
  • Tunisia
  • USA
  • Uzbekistan

Selected Reference Projects

TANGARA – Ariane Launch Support

Client CSG (Guiana Space Center) – CNES and Meteo France
Date 2014
Location French Guyana, Kourou and Cayenne
Description New IT for ROMULAD C-band weather radar and METEO site data system for CSG Size of installations; fully qualified and ESA certified for use with ARIANE Launches; SW maintenance, extensions and upgrades, ongoing
Scope
  • Redundant radar site processing (GAMIC ENIGMA IV SDP + FROG-RTNG)
  • high speed link to Meteo CSG
  • two Operator workstations at Meteo CSG (Ariane launchpad)
  • Data transfer to Meteo France Rochambeau/Cayenne Airport facilities

Weather Extraction for ASR-E/S ATC radar

Client EADS (now: Hensoldt)
Date 1999 – 2015
Location 20 German, 6 Swiss and 8 Canadian Air Force Sites

Meteorological Sensor Fusion and Networking

Client CISCEA, ESA
Date 2011, 2014
Location Brazil, French Guyana
Description Design of integrated meteorological multi-sensor data processing systems for airport flight control authorities
Scope
  • CINDACTA Weather radar network for CISCEA, Brazil (GAMIC processors and software with 17 Doppler radars)
  • ESA ARIANE launching base in French Guyana (Fusion of multiple Radar, Lightning, AWOS, Low Level Wind Sensors)

Other Meteorological and Hydrological Systems

Client BMKG (Indonesian Meteorology Agency)
Date 2008 – 2015
Location Indonesia
Scope
  • 5 C-band weather radars
  • ENIGMA III+ signal processor
  • FROG-MURAN software
  • Networking

Research I: University of Bonn / Jülich Research Center

Client Meteorological Institute, University of Bonn
Date 2009 – 2017
Location Bonn, Jülich (Germany)
Scope
  • 1 X-band Dual-Polarization weather radar (EEC)
  • ENIGMA III signal processor
  • FROG-MURAN software
  • Networking with existing Meteor 200 radar

Research II: Karlsruhe Research Center

Client KIT (Karlsruhe Research Center)
Date 2011
Location Karlsruhe (Germany)
Scope
  • Upgrade C-band Dual-Polarization weather radar (EEC)
  • ENIGMA IV signal processor
  • FROG-MURAN software

RADSYS-E Radar Network

Client DWD (German Meteorological Service)
Date 2008 – ongoing
Location Germany
Description Dual-Polarization Weather radars (EEC-SIDPOL) with ENIGMA III+ signal processing and UNIX / LINUX radar processing software RADRUM-Radsys for the next generation C-band weather radar network of the DWD
Scope
  • 19 C-Band (Doppler- ) radar sites + signal and data systems + development and maintenance units at MOHP and Hamburg premises
  • Radar site processing (ENIGMA III+, FROG-RT-NG + MAS – MURAN + COLIBRI II)
  • Product generation and networking
  • Development/maintenance units at MOHP and Hamburg premises

Modernization of PAGASA signal processing

Client PAGASA (Philippine Meteorological Service)
Date 2015
Location Philippines
Description Delivery and test of ENIGMA III+ signal processors for the existing C-band weather radar network of PAGASA
Scope
  • 4 x C-Band (Doppler- ) radar site signal processor systems
  • 4 x radar site processing (ENIGMA III+)

Serviced Radar Sensors

Since 1988 GAMIC has interfaced to the following important radar sensors with GAMIC Processors and Software (alphabetical order):

  • ALENIA TAR-4
  • DETECT Bird detection radars
  • EADS ASR-E, ASR-S
  • EEC DWSR series, X/C/S-band
  • EWR USA
  • FURUNO
  • GEMATRONIK METEOR series, X/C/S-band
  • IACIT Brazil
  • Mitsubishi X/C-band
  • Orbisat Brazil
  • RadTec RDR and GDR series, X/C/S-band
  • TECNASA S-band
  • TECTELCOM S-band
  • THALES/Thomson RODIN, MELODI, C/S-band