Better traffic signal monitoring

We’re now launching an upgraded Infracontrol Online function for traffic signal systems. It’s completely brand-independent and communication takes place directly between the control devices using the Roadside Message Protocol (RSMP) standard. The new module enables monitoring, control, logging and collection of traffic data in the installations. The first installations will be connected starting this February.…

Bike counters provide useful information

Interest in bike counters is growing fast. A new type of bike counter has been installed in four places in Borås, and now Karlstad will also get two. The new type of bike counter counts the number of cyclists and presents the information locally and on the town’s website. They also provide an entirely new…

Bohus bridge gets a new remote control system

Extensive work is currently in process to replace the Bohus bridge’s control and monitoring system to ensure the future of continued safe remote controlling. The project includes new PLC and SCADA systems as well as systems for audio and video surveillance. BUS AB is the main contractor, and Infracontrol delivers the SCADA system where all…

Borås simplifies reporting of invasive species

Giant hogweed, Japanese knotweed and Himalayan balsam are some of the alien invasive species that affect biodiversity and cause costs for individuals and society in general. A number of municipalities enjoy excellent help from the public, who report their sightings using the Infracontrol fault report app. What’s more, Borås has a dedicated app known as…

Brilliant results from our user survey!

We recently concluded this year’s user survey, which gathered the thoughts and opinions of Infracontrol Online users. The survey was opened from June through August and we received many good, useful responses. The results show that we have many satisfied users, which was good to hear, but just as important are the observations about things…

Collaboration creates safety!

The right to feel safe in a public place is fundamental and democratic. But the feeling of safety is an experience that differs between people and for those in charge of society, it is sometimes difficult to keep track of what creates insecurity. Therefore, many municipalities have opened the possibility for citizens to report their…

Continued extension of national ITS platform

The Swedish Transport Administration has engaged Infracontrol for the continued development, extension and administration of its national system for traffic equipment, known as TUS2. The agreement is for two years, with an option for a further two. The system is used to control, monitor and collect data from ITS installations nationwide such as variable speed…

Continued work on road traffic management systems

Infracontrol has received a repeat order for the maintenance and development of the Swedish Transport Administration‘s national support system for road traffic management, NTS. The system is used by traffic managers and operations managers at the four traffic management centers in Stockholm, Gothenburg, Malmö and Gävle for monitoring and controlling traffic nationwide. The new agreement…

Continuing success in Portugal

Infracontrol continues its success story in Portugal despite the pandemic. In fact these days, more and more municipalities can clearly see the necessity of digitizing their operations to maintain accessibility and service to their residence. Almada is one of the municipalities that began using the service during the spring, and in the past month three…