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K1

One product solving multiple problems.

72h
Forecast length up to 72 hours
Road condition forecast for any road network
5m
Segment lengths vary from 500m down to 5m
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Examples of Inputs

Road weather information stations

Surface temperature, Air temperature, Humidity, Dew Point, Precipitation and much more.

Weather Forecast

Weather forecast from any provider.

Geosegmentation

Geosegmentation is a GIS description of road segments and road weather stations. It encompasses local climatological factors that affect road temperature for all segments and all stations

Vehicle Data

We are the only company who can combine live friction data and traditional road weather data to bring better information our clients and customers.

Road Treatment Actions

Action data is an important component for the forecasts in the system to be relevant.

Note that these are only examples of data input.
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Outputs

We give you precise and reliable information about the road characteristics, now and 72 hours ahead. We can tailor the solution to fit your needs, let us know what you are in need of and we will make sure to create the best possible solution to your problems.

  • Road Condition: dry, moist, wet, light snow, snow, drifting snow, sleet, frost, heavy frost, ice, freezing rain.
  • Surface temperature
  • Dew point
  • Residual salt
  • Friction (modelled and measured)
  • Laser data
  • Recommended maintenance action
  • Hazardous warnings
  • Alerts
  • and much more.
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Process

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Pre-process
Describes road segments
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Data Input
Combine all data inputs.
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Nowcast Calc.
Know what is on the roads at this exact moment.
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Climate Model
Calculates future road status information 72 hour forecast
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Friction Calc.
Measured: Collection of friction data from connected cars.
Modelled: Calculates friction on the entire road network
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Output
Direct and Dynamic description of the road weather, anywhere at anytime.
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K1 Platform

K1integration and interpretation platform is built upon different models that is the results of 30 years of research within the area.

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020  research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 774187