Digital tunnel: Even more possibilities for tunnel automation Rely on smart automation solutions from a single source to ensure sustainable and long-lasting tunnel operation.
Take advantage of the opportunities offered by the digital tunnel
Road, rail, and subway tunnels have a crucial role to play in the development of an efficient and sustainable mobility system. But high requirements regarding the
construction, safe operation, and the degree of automation of tunnels present significant challenges for planners, operators, and system integrators. Ever-more complex projects and large-scale increases in transportation capacity call for digital solutions.
Phoenix Contact will support you in these digitalization processes. More efficient engineering and fast commissioning with standardized solutions are clear advantages. Find out for yourself.
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.
Realize challenging tunnel projects with the help of an experienced partner
Tunnel automation projects include a wide variety of applications. Phoenix Contact provides the technology for all the electrical engineering processes in tunnel infrastructure – starting with the central element of the control technology, with the connection of the sensors and actuators, through surge protection, all the way to a comprehensive safety concept.
Based on our industry expertise, many years of experience, and taking specific requirements into account, we create preconfigured control cabinet and software solutions that ensure maximum efficiency and sustainability in tunnels. We will be happy to advise you regarding your modernization or extension project.
Our solutions for your tunnel applications
- 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.