Make safe, data-driven decisions and manage resources more effectively with fast, accurate weather and surface condition observations during snow and ice events.
Winter weather is a threat to safe and efficient travel, and it can cause damage to road networks. To make informed road management decisions, you need effective monitoring solutions and timely access to accurate surface condition data during snow and ice events.
Vaisala’s road maintenance technology and solutions, including fixed and mobile road weather stations and sensors, provide highly accurate data when you need it the most:
Get the necessary data to deploy scarce resources efficiently, increase road mobility, and experience more proactive operations. Meet budgetary and performance metrics while increasing worker safety and decreasing their time spent on the road.
Learn the latest trends in winter road maintenance to help your organization respond proactively.
Gain a comprehensive overview of current conditions, precipitation levels, and near-term forecasts. The observation-driven data enables authorities to stay ahead of weather changes and make timely, targeted decisions about when and where to deploy resources.
Vaisala Wx Road Insights is a Data-as-a-Service (DaaS) framework that provides accurate, reliable and consistent road weather data which can substantially change and improve your road maintenance practices.
Complete set of tools that easily integrate with road weather measurement software and the road authority’s guidelines to provide treatment proposals, as well as a complete view of road weather data over time.
Determine surface temperature relationships across a road network to identify sections of pavement that could become dangerous in winter weather conditions. The data can be combined with traffic and accident data to gain insight as to why parts of the network see a higher volume of accidents.
Whether you are just getting started or looking to cover some of the blind spots in your current observation network, Vaisala GroundCast provides the road weather measurements that matter the most.
Make confident road management decisions by accessing this weather station's reliable weather data.
Empower your maintenance operations with accurate, robust, reliable, and current road-surface data through this embedded road sensor.
Improve traffic safety and efficiency with reliable road surface state sensors using proven laser technology to identify water, ice, snow, grip, and more.
Keep traffic running safely and smoothly with remote surface temperature sensors for asphalt and pavement roads.
This wireless, vehicle-mounted mobile detector collects and transmits precise road surface, air temperature, and weather data for runway and road applications.
Real-time pavement surface and air temperature assessment for data-driven maintenance decisions.
Vaisala Wx Horizon is a weather hazard impact portal that delivers insights to current and future road conditions.
Precise, maintenance-free ultrasonic wind measurement can be yours under almost any conditions.
Accurate and flexible, choose the right weather and visibility sensor for maritime, transportation, planning, and general forecasting use — at the right price.
Specifically designed for extremely humid conditions with variable temperatures, this humidity and temperature probe gathers continuous, reliable weather data.
Take control of your weather observation network and experience automated access and control of all your sites, in one convenient place.
This eBook explains how any size road maintenance organization can fill road observation gaps, and discusses road weather data subscriptions and a maturity model for efficient, data-driven winter maintenance.
The road maintenance industry is facing more challenges than ever. Download the eBook to learn 5 ways to optimize your road maintenance strategy.
A comprehensive overview of modern maintenance technologies and practices.
A look at 6 trends and technologies affecting winter operations today.
Salt is a big topic in the winter road maintenance industry. It remains the most popular material application for mitigating icy, snowy road conditions and ensuring safety.
Modern approaches to deploying observation technologies in winter road maintenance.
A public works-focused discussion of trends and technologies that matter most today.
How a road maintenance organization in Iowa, U.S. reduced their salt usage and reaped big benefits.
At-a-glance insights on the 6 trends and technologies that matter most today.
Learn the 5 steps to build an atmospheric weather forecast — the starting point for analyzing and predicting road weather
The goal of every road maintenance organization is to keep the roads safe no matter what the weather may bring. Here are the top 3 approaches and the advantages of each.
Around the world, winter maintenance practices share the same goal: Keep roads safe. There are as many different road weather challenges as there are methods to accomplish the goal.
SUCCESS STORY: How the City of Charlotte improved their winter road maintenance by integrating Wx Horizon and Mobile Sensor MD30s.
SUCCESS STORY: How the Streets Department of the City of Fort Collins uses mobile sensors and data visualization to proactively and efficiently maintain the city road network.
SUCCESS STORY: New efficiencies and 22% cost saving from Vaisala technology and services made the difference.
SUCCESS STORY: Managing Swedish winters is made easier with Vaisala Winter Maintenance Decision Support.
How the City of Surrey improved winter road conditions for greater safety with real-time road condition information across the network.
Ready to see how Vaisala’s sensing technology can be put to work for you? We’re here to help! Please contact us and our industry experts will be in touch quickly to discuss your weather and environmental monitoring challenges.