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About Vento Maritime

Dedicated to helping maritime customers save fuel and time while improving safety at sea

About Us

Vento Maritime was founded in January 2017 by Carsten N. Kofoed and Hans Christian Hansen. Together they have more than 20 years of experience in the maritime business within meteorology, oceanography and operational services. They are dedicated to helping maritime customers improve safety at sea, save fuel and time and help reduce CO2 emissions.

Our marine forecasters are dedicated meteorologists with years of experience in understanding the needs of maritime customers. Our team is passionate about excellent customer service and the art of communicating meteorological and oceanographic uncertainties in order to provide timely, essential and accurate decision support to our customers.

How to request Weather Routing Services

To request either Port-to-Port Routing Service (preferably at least 24 hours before departure) or On Demand Routing Service, please fill in the Request form
Our Operations Center will receive the request and forward an email confirmation. We will promptly contact the master of the vessel with necessary operational details and advice for the chosen service.

The business sectors Vento Maritime serves include

  • Shipping
  • Offshore Renewable Energy
  • Oil and Gas
  • Marine Transport
  • Dredging
  • Arctic Marine Sector

Managing Director and Founder

Carsten Kofoed

Carsten N. Kofoed

Founder and Director of Operations

H. C. Hansen

Hans Christian Hansen

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