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Connected cars for real time smart road maintenance and increased driving safety

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Project "Klimator-RSI" data sheet

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 Coordinator Country Sweden [SE]
 Project website
 Total cost 1˙412˙541 €
 EC max contribution 988˙778 € (70%)
 Programme 1. H2020-EU.3. (PRIORITY 'Societal challenges)
2. H2020-EU.2.3. (INDUSTRIAL LEADERSHIP - Innovation In SMEs)
3. H2020-EU.2.1. (INDUSTRIAL LEADERSHIP - Leadership in enabling and industrial technologies)
 Code Call H2020-SMEInst-2018-2020-2
 Funding Scheme SME-2
 Starting year 2018
 Duration (year-month-day) from 2018-06-01   to  2019-11-30


Take a look of project's partnership.

# participants  country  role  EC contrib. [€] 
1    KLIMATOR AB SE (GOTEBORG) coordinator 988˙778.00


 Project objective

Correct road maintenance is crucial for ensuring good traffic flow and to maintain safety standards for road users. Safety is one of the most important factors in road maintenance with over 26,000 lives lost on EU roads alone with another 135,000 seriously injured with the total social cost estimated at €100 bn. Adverse weather conditions are the primary source of road accidents, with risk increased by 9 times on snowy roads and 20 times on icy roads. Current conventional methods for monitoring and forecasting road conditions have several disadvantages such as; cannot present real-time road surface data for an entire region at road level or are too costly to implement of whole road networks. These disadvantages mean that winter road maintenance is still undertaken using the experience and decision making of the staff without the use of real-time data to aid decision making. To address this need, KLIMATOR presents its Road Status Information Technology, which uses unique algorithms to interpret 3 key data sources to monitor and predict road surface conditions on an entire road network with a well-designed and clear user interface. Our algorithms then process this data which can be represented on a visual map of the whole road network. RSI allows contractors to decrease 20-30% of winter road maintenance costs while increase the safety and efficiency of the roads by keeping them open and decreasing costs (-5% vehicle wear, -20% fuel usage). The data produced using this system will also be sold to OEM car manufacturers as a friction mapping service, to give drivers and autonomous cars real-time information to increase safety. Our business opportunity relies on an estimated Total Available Market, within the EU alone, of €54M for our RSI system and another €4M for our initial friction mapping service. We estimate the RSI project will allow us to generate a cumulative net income of €27.8M in the period 2020-23 and a ROI of 13.97, achieving the breakeven during 2022.


List of deliverables.
Web page of the project and Data management plan Documents, reports 2019-07-22 08:33:52

Take a look to the deliverables list in detail:  detailed list of Klimator-RSI deliverables.


year authors and title journal last update
List of publications.
2018 Tinghai Ou, Yumei Hu, Torbjörn Gustavsson, Jörgen Bogren
On the relationship between the risk of hoar frost on roads and a changing climate in Sweden
published pages: , ISSN: 0899-8418, DOI: 10.1002/joc.5974
International Journal of Climatology 2019-04-18
2018 Esben Almkvista , Eric Zachrissona , Jörgen Bogrenb, Torbjörn Gustavssonb, Peter Hagberga . Klimator AB
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SIRWEC2018 19th Internation Road Weather Conference 2019-04-18

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