Act decisively to maintain safety, conserve resources, and minimize road and surface damage.
Winter weather poses a threat to safe and efficient travel, and it causes costly damage to road and runway networks.
Vaisala road maintenance sensors and systems provide highly accurate weather and road condition data when it counts most. Our technology enables more strategic management and deployment of scarce resources, safer operations, and data-driven decisions during snow and ice events.
Learn the latest trends in winter road maintenance to help your organization respond proactively.
Wx Horizon is the only winter maintenance decision-support subscription software that gives you high-quality pavement forecasts, atmospheric forecasts, observations, and alert notifications all integrated from one company. So you can deliver a superior snow and ice management service.
Whether you are just getting started or looking to cover some of the blind spots in your current observation network, the Vaisala Ground Cast Sensor provides the road weather measurements that matter the most.
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.
Explore the MD30 sensor, trusted and deployed for many use cases around the globe.
Vaisala's intelligent, reliable fixed environmental sensing station.
Vaisala's remote road surface state sensor.
The Road Sensor DRS511 from Vaisala enables you to collect real-time surface data that can be used to monitor road and runway conditions, optimize maintenance operations, and increase the effectiveness of surface treatments.
Vaisala Observation Network Manager NM10 brings overall management of all your sites under one location, even if you’re dealing with a mismatched collection of equipment and software from more than one vendor.
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.
Bring actionable insights and predictions to your winter road maintenance.
Cloud-based situational weather awareness using advanced measurement and modeling.
Accurate prediction of freezing events for safety and improved ice mitigation.
A comprehensive overview of modern maintenance technologies and practices.
The goal of every road maintenance organization is to keep the roads safe no matter what the weather may bring.
At-a-glance insights on the 6 trends and technologies that matter most today.
A look at 6 trends and technologies affecting winter operations today.
A public works-focused discussion of trends and technologies that matter most today.
Modern approaches to deploying observation technologies in winter road maintenance.
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.
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.