Interurban

Interurban traffic data collection

Interurban data collection, analysis and monitoring

Offering a complete picture of the road traffic status, the data collection system identifies a variety of different vehicle traffic parameters: speed, vehicle classification by length, traffic intensity, and level of occupancy, as well as, time and distance difference between consecutive vehicles.

The collected data can be sent disaggregated in real time or aggregated periodically. Also, the local process capacity allows for the system to send processed or filtered data, reducing processing tasks on higher management system levels. The data can be stored locally, ensuring that no information will be lost in case of communication losses and the system can be integrated with any ITS platform using the main commercial communication protocols.

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WHY SENSEFIELDS?
  • Accuracy above 98% in counting and 95% in classification and speed, even in complex situations such as:
    • Vehicles changing lane
    • Magnetic shadows generated by heavy vehicles
    • High levels of congestion
    • Extreme weather conditions
  • Pre-event reports of detection time, presence duration, speed and length
  • Data collection vehicle by vehicle or aggregated by minutes, hours or days
  • Self-calibration of detection thresholds. The system is not affected by structures in the road, so it can be installed in tunnels, areas close to metro lines, train rails and railway stations, as well as, underground electricity supply networks.

The Interurban Traffic Data solution is required in the ITS field for the road traffic management , which covers the monitoring, regulation and control of the vehicle traffic in order to ensure safety, minimise congestion and optimise the use of the material and human resources, as well as the effective operational communication between the different highway sections.

Ecofriendly

Removable and disposable batteries and electronics.

Removable

Replacement or battery change within a few minutes.

Ready to use

Collection and analysis of traffic data from the first minute of installation. Predefined configuration “Plug & Web” solution: connect sensor and start collecting data without any further configuration.

Self-calibration of the detection thresholds

It is not affected by structures in the road so it can be used in urban tunnels. It can be installed in areas close to metro lines, railway stations.

Highly accurate

Accuracy not affected under heavy weather conditions and visual factors such as shadow and lighting. Not affected by occlusion.

Fast, simple and low-cost installation

Minimal infrastructure intervention with a minor perforation in the pavement. Minimum time of road intervention without extensive engineering work, destructive trenching or cutting required and wires required.

Low maintenance costs

Battery life up to 10 years under standard conditions. No specialised personnel or tools required.

No recalibration required

No loss of reliability with the pass of time. Recalibration not required.

Standalone solution

No router, server, PLC or electric cabinet required. Possibility of installing without a dedicated electrical connection via solar panel or partial supply from a street lamp.

Open

Direct and easy integration with Traffic Management Centres and local devices such traffic lights, traffic signals and VMS

Versatile

Sensors and batteries can be removed from the enclosure for reuse in other installations either as permanent or temporary solutions for prospecting, monitoring and auditing.

Weatherproof

Works in any climate and usage conditions thanks to the rugged enclosure that supports long time exposure to severe weather conditions

PRODUCTS USED

Sensor Mote

Data Processing Station - DPS

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