2,000 IoT sensors will monitor the Netherlands’ rail network — UK is the next stop
ProRail, a government-owned maintenance company, will be installing 2,000 IoT sensors to monitor rail network assets.
The sensors are from Strukton Rail company Dual Inventive and will be rolled out in the coming months in the Netherlands. 1,500 sensors will be installed on points with point heating; while 500 sensors will be used for other rail systems — including barriers and catenaries.
Each of the sensors will monitor the infrastructure for issues such as temperature changes in the rails. A low...