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RAILWAY AND ROADS

In the fast-paced realm of rail and road transportation, precision and efficiency are paramount. Our cutting-edge Lidar technology is here to enhance your transport network operations and decision-making.

Track and Infrastructure Inspection: Lidar-equipped trains, vehicles, and aircraft can conduct track and infrastructure inspections, capturing detailed 3D data of the railway tracks, switches, bridges, tunnels, overhead lines, and other infrastructure elements. This data can be used for condition assessment and maintenance planning.

Safety and Clearance Analysis: Lidar is used to assess clearances along transport corridors, including the distances to nearby structures, vegetation, or obstacles. This information is crucial for ensuring the safe passage of trains and vehicles.

Vegetation Management: Lidar data is used to monitor and manage vegetation along railway tracks and highways. It helps identify areas where trees, branches, or other vegetation could encroach on the railway and live lanes, potentially causing safety hazards.

Route Planning and Design: Lidar data is used to create highly accurate topographic maps and digital elevation models (DEMs) of transport corridors and surrounding terrain. These data aid in route planning and design for new rail and highway projects, helping engineers select optimal routes and avoid challenging terrain.

Tunnel and Bridge Inspection: Lidar technology is employed to inspect tunnels, bridges, and other structures. It can detect structural deformities or wear and tear that may require maintenance or repairs.
By using LiDAR technology, the transport industry can improve safety, infrastructure maintenance, and efficiency. It provides highly accurate and detailed data that allows for proactive maintenance, precise planning, and enhanced safety measures, ultimately leading to more reliable and safe transportation.

Common Applications

  • Transportation Planning and Design
  • Road Asset Management
  • Traffic Flow Analysis
  • Visibility Analysis
  • Construction Site Planning
  • Rail Network Planning
  • Railway Station Design
  • Tunnel Inspection
  • Bridge Structure Assessment
  • Disaster Impact Assessment

Benefits of Lidar for Railway and Roads

Pinpoint Precision

Our Lidar technology provides an unprecedented level of precision for railway management. We capture every detail of the railway environment with unparalleled accuracy, from track conditions to overhead clearances, ensuring you have the most precise data for decision-making

Swift Data Capture

In the fast-moving world of transportation, every minute counts. Our Lidar technology enables rapid data capture, allowing us to cover extensive railway networks efficiently and deliver the information you need in record time

Infrastructure Health Monitoring

Maintaining railway infrastructure is paramount. Our Lidar data can uncover hidden issues, from track misalignments to structural defects, facilitating timely and cost-effective maintenance to ensure the safety and reliability of your railways

Vegetation Management

Vegetation encroachment is a constant challenge for railways. Our Lidar technology identifies vegetation proximity and growth rates, enabling proactive vegetation management to prevent disruptions and reduce safety risks

Environmental Sustainability

Sustainable railway operations are crucial. Our Lidar services minimize ground disturbances, reduce the need for manual inspections, and help you preserve the natural landscapes and habitats around your railways.

Enhanced Safety and Reliability

Central to our services is a commitment to safety and reliability. By identifying potential issues early, we help you minimize disruptions, enhance safety for your passengers and crew, and ensure the continued reliability of your rail network

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