Completely integrated monitoring solutions render your high-quality structural elements into an intelligent rail network. To achieve this, the rail elements are equipped with the required sensing components. In our scope are bridges (steel and concrete), tunnels, overhead line equipment, embankments, switches...
The associated continuous monitoring systems are activated once the element has been put into operation. It continuously provides live insights on the structural health of the element, creating a transparent view on its condition and structural integrity.
Furthermore, integrated sensors and the associated follow-up algorithms predict when things will go wrong, identify deviations in behaviour and provide new insights on the impact of relevant parameters of the environment the structure is operating in, such as temperature, humidity, displacements, vibrations,... Also operational loads (passages) are tracked and taken into account to generate a full picture of the behaviour.
An inadequately close follow-up is guaranteed to result in very high maintenance costs (as maintenance classically is done when it's already too late, and is accompanied by corrective or repair actions). How are you supposed to know when your asset requires maintenance without knowing what is going on?
Displacements and deformations
The influence of environmental factors on an exposed structure can be extreme. Monitoring the resulting displacements and stresses can help you to increase its life cycle and to discriminate between issues that require attention and natural (background) evolutions..
Use the right data to identify deviations an early stage, or at least to determine where and how the problem came from.
Increase the availability of your asset by preventing large-scale damage and through performing repairs in-time and when necessary.
Projects we're working on:
Zensor is monitoring the structural integrity of the Mechelen steel train bridge. We're helping TUC Rail and Infrabel understand the damaging properties to extend the life span of the bridge.
Infrastructure in a nutshell
Most of our public infrastructure isn’t a cheerful sight these days. We suffer from delays, outages, minimal comfort…because the critical infrastructure we rely on, on a daily basis is in such an appalling state...
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