CROSS Zlín won first place in the Infrastructure category at the Intertraffic Innovation Awards 2018
CROSS Zlín has won the first place at the largest transport infrastructure fair Intertraffic in the category Infrastructure at Intertraffic Innovation Awards 2018 for the unique weighing system OptiWIM.
The judges appreciated the use of a completely new technology, which utilises measurement process based on changes of a tightened optical fiber. It provides weight assessment in the whole length of the sensor which means that the recorded value is the same in any part of the road no matter where exactly the vehicle passes. OptiWIM, detects the weight of the passing vehicle across the entire width of the road and with a minimum deviation. The new system will be used for weighing of overloaded trucks and for a possible toll per tonne applications. OptiWIM is presented as this year´s new product and you can read more here or on a website www.optiwim.com
In total, 60 innovative products were registered in the competition. Our company has been rewarded the award for the second time since the Intertraffic fair. Two years ago, we won a prize in the Smart Mobility category with the smart city Invipo product, which also became the overall winner.
"It is a huge success for us, all the more so that the new product is just coming to market. We are the first company in the history of the fair to win the award twice, "said Tomáš Juřík, director of CROSS Zlín.