RoadDSS Road Weather Manager

Managing road maintenance operation for any size region is a challenging responsibility especially when dealing with weather.  Decisions need to be made quickly and accurately to ensure safe travel and that traffic continues to flow.  Vaisala RoadDSS Manager is the highest level of the Vaisala RoadDSS Software Suite and focuses on assisting with the managing of road maintenance.  

Whether it is the grouping of critical information needed to make a decision, providing automatic treatment guidance, or as your communication and reporting tool, RoadDSS Manager provides management guidance so you can make decisions quickly and effectively.

The Vaisala RoadDSS Manager is a road weather software system that provides the decision maker with a complete set of tools to make operational decisions.  

RoadDSS Manager is the most advanced product from the Vaisala RoadDSS Suite of road weather software, by integrating the road authority’s own operational guidelines and policies to provide treatment proposals, delivering a consistent guide for decision makers.  The system provides one location for the decision maker to access all relevant weather data, such as fixed road weather stations, mobile road weather data, vehicle traffic, satellite and radar information.

RoadDSS Manager also provides a complete view of road weather data through time, by providing historical views of past information, conditions in near real-time, and predictions of conditions in the future with road weather forecasts that allow for proper planning. The Vaisala RoadDSS Manager is a complete Maintenance Decision Support System for customers wanting to improve their operations.

Features
Treatment proposals based on your agency’s guidelines
Proposals can be automated or manual
Chemical Supply Management
Complete transportation forecast services (atmospheric, road surface and friction, consultative)
User personalization
Live and archived road weather data
Radar and satellite overlay (where available)
Operations management
Reporting capabilities
Customer designed interface with customizable views
View multiple stations or single sites
Hosted solution so no need to manage server(s)
Provide road weather data - past, present, and future
Street level mapping provides improved detail
Combines fixed, mobile, and other weather data in one platform
Data import/export capabilities
Internal and External Communication
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Key Benefits

Provides proposals for treatment or maintenance strategies
Proposals are not meant to replace an actual human decision maker, but give guidance as to what they could be doing based on best practices and approved policies. This is a perfect tool for inexperienced supervisors, or agencies wanting to deliver efficiency and consistency in decision making.
Communicates information out to the stakeholders in a efficient and uniform manner
Manager is a source that brings all of the information together and enables easy on-going communication from one location.
Gives a total view of the data throughout time
Historical data is easily accessible and the user can see the displays exactly how they would have appeared during an event. Historical data provides a learning tool for analysis of past performance with a real understanding of the outcome.

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