How important are water, snow and ice layers for the friction?

A recent research project of the Technical University of Berlin (TU Berlin) aimed to develop a method for predicting the friction coefficient on the road. To achieve this, the team of the university’s automotive sector (KFZB) carried out extensive braking tests. For this, an important technical aid from Lufft mustn’t be left out…

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Do you know our new sensor for traffic management applications yet?

Become acquainted to our new opto-electronical, stationary road weather based on the same technology as the mobile Lufft sensor MARWIS.

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Real Time Data Improves Winter Service in Amsterdam

In the course of the last winter, the city of Amsterdam tested the mobile road weather sensor MARWIS on a patrol vehicle. They installed the sensor in front of the vehicle shortening the distance between the Bluetooth transmitter and the receiver providing a more stable connection.

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The new ViewMondo variety – also suitable for airports

With the browser-based monitoring software ViewMondo, we offer an elegant management solution for mobile and stationary weather stations since mid-2015. Once implemented, all measuring stations can be found on a map and can be evaluated in real-time. However, over the time since the introduction of the smart software, it has gained more functions than mentioned in August 2015 – ViewMondo has grown just as much as the Lufft product portfolio. Learn directly from the ViewMondo developer, what’s changing…

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