Digitalization in tunnel automation
Road, rail, and subway tunnels have a crucial role to play in the development of an efficient and sustainable mobility system. But high requirements on the
construction, safe operation, and the degree of automation of the tunnels pose major challenges for planners, operators, and system integrators. Increasingly complex projects and large increases in transport services require digital solutions.
Phoenix Contact will support you in these digitalization processes. Together with you, we will make both new and existing tunnels fit for the requirements of the future – whether with the help of a digital twin or with BIM models.
Our solutions for your tunnel applications
Tunnel automation projects include a wide variety of applications. Phoenix Contact provides technology for the all the electrical engineering processes in tunnel infrastructure – starting with the central element of the control technology, with the integration of the sensors and actuators, through surge protection, all the way to the comprehensive safety concept.
Ready-to-use solutions for tunnel infrastructure
Based on industry expertise, long-standing experience, and taking specific requirements into account, we create preconfigured control cabinet and software solutions that ensure maximum efficiency and sustainability. Find out for yourself.
- Secure remote access certified in accordance with IEC 62443 and which meets the European NIS Directive
- Increased productivity through the holistic consideration of data, resources, and systems
- Reliable communication with redundant network structures
- Quick and easy connection of sensors and actuators via preprogrammed software solutions
Why our tunnel industry customers choose Phoenix Contact
According to the current European tunnel guidelines, it must be ensured that traffic and road users are immediately diverted via the safest escape route in the event of a serious accident. This allows rescue services to reach the tunnel much faster and save lives.
In order to close affected tunnels in time, Phoenix Contact has developed a software solution for the traffic authority in Belgium. The uniform software structure features a clear, configurable interface.