Real-time Tracking, and Safety Monitoring of Hazmat Tank Cars

  • Railroad Projects

Fulcrum developed, designed, built, and installed a real-time tracking and safety monitoring of hazmat tank cars. Fulcrum designed and built system that included the following sensors: temperature, level, pressure, tilt, infrared, and contact sensors for the monitoring of the tank car. The solar panels were used to provide the power the system. The real-time tracking data was used from the GPS and transmitted via AT&T cellular secured network. This system provides a safety and security to railroad operations.