Pessl Instruments GmbH
For more than 30 years, Pessl Instruments has been offering tools for informed decision-making. A complete range of wireless, solar powered monitoring systems under the METOS brand, and an online platform FieldClimate are applicable in all climate zones and can be used in various industries and for various purposes ? from agriculture to research, hydrology, meteorology, flood warning and more. Over the years, METOS? has become a global brand with local support, and we are proud to say we managed to reach out to almost every corner of the world. We believe that durable, highly precise technology and support from our trained partners worldwide are the recipe for success.
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- Business Type:
- Industry Type:
- Meteorological Monitoring
- Market Focus:
- Globally (various continents)
- 1,000,000 - 10,000,000 €
This company also provides solutions for other industrial applications.
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- in agriculture
- in viticulture, horticulture, and fruit-growing
- in research centres
- in consulting companies
- in the trade in agricultural products and machinery
- in environmental and hydrological projects
- in logistics
- data collection and data storage
- data transfer
- data processing
throughout the world.
METOS instruments transfer data directly to the Internet onto the password-protected platform fieldclimate.com, or to a PC or other data carrier by radio, telephone, GSM modem or an infrared port. In this way, METOS monitoring systems do not only solve the core task of reliable data collection but also the even more important question of direct data communication.
Pessl Instruments nowadays can offer you a product range that covers all important crops and plant diseases. Our devices and software help you to achieve optimum crop protection.
Pessl Instruments works for the global market. We develop our instruments and products in such a way that they are inexpensive and sturdy, easy to handle and maintain, and can be used even under difficult conditions. We do that because we are convinced that the exchange of knowledge, technology, and experience across all borders works against any one-sided benefit to be reaped from globalisation. This exchange helps the peoples of the world to live peacefully together. We are proud to be able to contribute to that.
- How can I be more economical with the natural resources?
- How can I perform my tasks in an economically more efficient way?
- How do I prepare myself for the challenges of the future?
The devices of Pessl Instruments are available almost everywhere in the world. Traditionally, the major markets for our products are Italy, Germany, the rest of the EU, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, India, and Turkey.
In all these countries, there are subsidiaries, affiliates or competent partners that represent Pessl Instruments. Know-how is being exchanged continuously.
Pessl Instruments shares in these companies up to 100%:
Starting in autumn 2009:
Here you will find a list of distributors:
We pass on our experiences, and integrate into our new products the insights from many of the world’s countries. Here, we mainly focus on what fascinates our customers all over the world: inexpensive, sturdy technology which helps to minimise costs and increase yield in a way that is sustainable and measurable.
Why should you choose METOS®?
What makes the METOS® product line from Pessl Instruments unique?
For more than 30 years, Pessl Instruments has been offering tools for informed decision-making. A complete range of wireless, solar powered monitoring systems under the METOS® brand, and an online platform FieldClimate.com are applicable in all climate zones and can be used in various industries and for various purposes – from agriculture to research, hydrology, meteorology, flood warning and more.
Over the years, METOS® has become a global brand with local support, and we are proud to say we managed to reach out to almost every corner of the world. We believe that durable, highly precise technology and support from our trained partners worldwide are the recipe for success.
The METOS® brand lasts longer, performs better, is easier to use and offers you the lowest total cost of ownership.
2017 - THE NEW WEB PRESENCE AND COOPERATION WITH SAP
Pessl Instruments online platform – FieldClimate gets the new look and feel, as well as other online and mobile applications. The beginning of cooperation with SAP – integration of iMETOS to SAP Leonardo platform. The beginning of cooperation with Inmarsat.
2016 - THE LPWAN
The beginning of collaboration with Huawei and Vodafone as the first company from the agricultural sector to work on NB-IoT. The beginning of the development of other LPWAN connectivity solutions.
2015 - 10 YEARS OF iMETOS®
Flagship product iMETOS® and FieldClimate.com celebrate 10 years. An intelligent irrigation controller ICA WIRELESS is introduced to the market. Pessl Instruments receives an investment from private equity company Mountain Cleantech from Switzerland and marks the beginning of ‘New Pessl Instruments’.
2014 - CropVIEW®, µMETOS® Blue & iMETEO Pro
Pessl Instruments buys the majority shares in a USA distribution company (Morph20AG). CropVIEW®, the high resolution remote crop image monitoring with RECIM technology is launched. Pessl Instruments celebrates 30 years of existence. Legacy brand µ METOS® Blue with Bluetooth and modern apps and Internet connectivity is re-launched. iMETEO Pro, a complete new concept of localized microclimatic weather forecast, crop and animal management and disease outbreak alerts based on online subscription revolutionizes the market.
2012 - MOBILE APPS
iMETOS® goes mobile – Apps for Android and iOS are launched.
2011 - iMETOS® ECO D2
iMETOS® ECO D2 is launched as low cost powerful logger for soil moisture, frost warning, meter reading and rain.
2010 - iMETOS® ICA
iMETOS® ICA, an automatic irrigation controller is developed and irrigation system gets automated intelligently via soil moisture readings.
2009 - T-monitor
Pessl Instruments celebrates 25 years and launches the T-monitor for silo and grain storage monitoring.
2006 - IRRIGATION MANAGEMENT & SOIL MOISTURE
New software and decision support system for irrigation management are launched. New soil moisture sensors are supported.
2005 - GOING ONLINE - FieldClimate.com
THE MOST IMPORTANT STEP: METOS® goes online and creates FieldClimate.com. iMETOS® is born and GPRS is used to transmit the data to the platform automatically and continuously.
2000 - µMETOS®
µMETOS® is developed. The small independent station has its own display and internal disease prediction models.
1997 - THE BEGINNING OF THE ‘WIRELESS AGE’
The beginning of ‘wireless age’ – data transfer via mobile networks using the GSM dial-in is launched.
1994 - SOFTWARE FOR WINDOWS
Windows graphic software and new models for disease and irrigation management are developed.
1992 - METOS® Compact
METOS® Compact with a PC interface and modem dial in for remote communication was developed.
1990 - METOS® DAT
METOS® DAT – DOS Software – Met8 and Met9 was made to have data on DOS PC’s linked by cable.
1988 - METOS® Classic
New electronics and new design bring METOS® Classic – with built in mini printer and PC Interface.
1984 - THE BEGINNING
METOS® Electronic Disease Predictor for Apple Scab was made.