Watch Out!! Fixing Potholes Has Been Problem Forever; Testing Technology Designed by Local College Graduates Takes On Potholes in a High-tech Way.

TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT 

SITUATION;
Need to better prioritize what roads need to be repaired based on condition;
Worcester, Massachusetts is taking on potholes in new, high-tech way;

SOLUTIONS:
Got Potholes? This Team Has a Solution
City leaders able to determine how they want to use technology in the city.
Real-time monitoring to help cities save resources & prevent headaches;
System, Cyvl.ai , was founded by a group of Worcester Polytech graduates.
Uses sensing technology to evaluate roads for infrastructure issues.
CVYL.AI detects, analyzes, & measures potholes& cracks,
Plus other pavement deficiencies that cause roadways to be in poor condition.

SEZ:
Alex Wyglinski, professor of electrical and computer engineering, served as faculty advisor for the team,
and said “the students drove this effort 100 percent.”

SOURCES
https://www.wcvb.com/article/worcester-massachusetts-road-gnar-senses-potholes/37812506

https://cvyl.ai

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