CRESTA Zones Map Data
for the Netherlands

CRESTA Zones Map Data
for the Netherlands

CRESTA zones map data for the Netherlands helps to analyse and present natural hazard risk, based on the system established by the world’s leading reinsurers. While peril-independent, CRESTA (Catastrophe Risk Evaluating and Standardising Target Accumulations) has established a uniform and global system to transfer, electronically, aggregated exposure data for accumulation risk control and modelling among insurers and reinsurers.

CRESTA Zones

CRESTA zones map data
for the Netherlands

CRESTA zones were originally developed as a joint project of the Swiss Reinsurance Company, the Gerling-Konzern Globale Reinsurance Company and the Munich Reinsurance Company. Europa Technologies was part of the original team who brought the standard into the digital mapping era and has maintained a CRESTA zone map data product longer than any other vendor.

Insurance professionals need accurate and reliable maps and databases. In today’s times of climate change, demand has increased for location intelligence to manage risks and reduce exposure. Our CRESTA zones map data for the Netherlands offers insurers an important basis for aggregated risk assessment, exposure management and reinsurance negotiation & reporting.

Flag of the NetherlandsNetherlands – Quick facts

0
Area (sq km)
0m
Population
0bn
GDP (PPP) 2018
#0
GDP (PPP) Rank

The Netherlands (commonly known as Holland) is situated in western Europe, bordering Belgium and Germany, and with a North Sea coastline. The Netherlands comprises twelve provinces. Together with the Caribbean islands of Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba, they form the Kingdom of the Netherlands. The capital city is Amsterdam, whilst The Hague is the seat of government.
The Netherlands is a parliamentary constitutional monarchy. It is one of the most densely populated countries in Europe.
The seventeenth century witnessed “The Dutch Golden Age”, when the Dutch Republic was the most powerful nation in the world in terms of exploration and trade, business, science and the arts.
Today it is one of the top global economies. Food production and export, natural gas, chemicals, metallurgy and electricals are the constituent industries of the Dutch economy. Tourism and banking are significant sectors and the Amsterdam Stock Exchange is the oldest in the world. The Netherlands holds an important position as a European transportation hub with Rotterdam the largest port in Europe and Amsterdam’s Schipol Airport the third busiest in Europe.
The Netherlands has a strong and diverse cultural heritage from its foundation as an important maritime, commercial and exploratory nation. Art, literature, music and entertainment are of particular renown, and this prevails today. Its flower industry has a worldwide reputation. Rating consistently high on the World Happiness Index the Netherlands is known as one of the most liberal and free-spirited nations in the world.
On the international stage the Netherlands is a member of the United Nations, NATO and a founding member of the European Union.

Global CRESTA Plus

Global CRESTA Plus is our digital implementation of the CRESTA standard. Given a location in the Netherlands, the product enables applications to look up the applicable CRESTA zone and then analyse/present aggregate risk across a portfolio. Applications can be further enhanced by adding a variety of natural hazard data sets such as earthquake locations, storm paths, meteorological, geological and insurance-specific statistical data.

Global CRESTA Plus can be licensed just for the Netherlands, by continent or world-wide.

Global CRESTA Plus
CRESTA Zones

High & low resolutions zones

In accordance with the published standard, Global CRESTA Plus is available in high and low resolution versions. Please note that both products are at the same scale and accuracy, but the high resolution version contains more granular zones which are generally required for catastrophe modelling applications using CRESTA zones.

CRESTA Zones Map Data for the Netherlands
Low Resolution High Resolution

Available through viaEuropa

CRESTA Zones for the Netherlands is available through viaEuropa – the award-winning hosted map and API platform from Europa Technologies.

viaEuropa delivers high quality, fully maintained, digital maps and location data directly to your web applications, desktop GIS and mobile apps. Use viaEuropa to drive location intelligent solutions quickly, easily and efficiently.

Utilise the viaEuropa API service to look-up the high/low resolution CRESTA zone ID for any location in the Netherlands, or use the WMTS/WMS service to visualise your locations on a CRESTA zone map.

viaEuropa
viaEuropa

Data formats & delivery

CRESTA zones map data for the Netherlands is available in the following popular GIS formats:

  • Esri Shapefile
  • Esri File GeoDatabase
  • MapInfo TAB (Extended)

All data products are delivered using our secure data delivery platform, Europa Data Vault.

Orders, Formats & Delivery

Related products

Global CRESTA Plus

Global CRESTA Plus

Global CRESTA Plus helps brokers and reinsurers assess and present natural hazard risk, based on CRESTA zones, using the system established by the world’s leading reinsurers. It enables applications to quickly establish the CRESTA zone and then analyse/present aggregate risk across a portfolio. Global CRESTA Plus offers insurers an important basis for aggregated risk assessment, exposure management and reinsurance negotiation and reporting.

Global CRESTA Plus
Risk Insight

Risk Insight

Risk Insight offers a powerful yet intuitive means of assessing risk intelligence across your property portfolio. Developed for insurers, public sector bodies and property managers, it provides a clear picture and understanding of individual risks and overall exposure. Implemented as an online service, Risk Insight can be integrated with your internal systems to provide a rich, seamless experience for your users.

Risk Insight

Free data life support

All data products supplied by Europa Technologies include free, world-class, lifetime support.

Got a technical issue or licensing question? No problem – we’re just a call or an e-mail away.

Arrange your digital map licensing through us with the assurance of great value from your data investment.

Support
Data Life Support

How can we help you?

Do get in touch if you would like more details about CRESTA Zones for the Netherlands (technical, licensing, pricing, etc.) or would like to arrange a personalised demo. Our product specialists will be happy to provide you with a free consultation.

What is half of six?
Slide to select your answer: 0