Business expansion
Ostösterreich; Wien;
Location of affected unit(s)
Professional Services
Professional, Scientific And Technical Activities
Other Professional, Scientific And Technical Activities
74.90 - Other professional, scientific and technical activities n.e.c.

150 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
22 November 2013
Employment effect (start)
1 January 2014
Foreseen end date
31 December 2014


Austrian weather services provider Ubimet is to double its workforce in 2014, creating 150 new jobs. Positions are to be created in research, IT, meteorology, product development, innovation and business development.

The company profits from strong growth and many new customers. It recently moved to a new office building in Vienna.

Ubimet was founded in 2004 as a two-person business. By now, it is one of the biggest and fastest growing private providers of meteorological services in Europe. In 2012, Red Bull has become half owner of the company.


  • 22 November 2013: Wirtschaftsblatt


Eurofound (2013), Ubimet, Business expansion in Austria, factsheet number 76263, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/76263.