R&D+i projects

Innovation is very important for Matinsa, ensuring that we can provide customers with a continuously improving service. Our Innovation focuses on four main areas:

  • Management software for road and highway conservation:
    •  Development of software for:
      • Carrying out and displaying statistical graphs on highway inventories.
      • Programming or monitoring work in progress.
      • Aid to prepare and monitor operational data.
  • New technology in road and highway conservation
    • Installation and integration of weather monitoring as part of the winter traffic alert system.
    • Installation and maintenance of stationary and mobile traffic radars.
    • Installation and management of GPS systems to track fleet locations.
    • Installation of video surveillance cameras in emergency vehicles and snow ploughs with real-time imagery transmission via GPRS and on- board recording.
  • Participation in R&D+I projects
    • Danae system for energy saving in tunnels.
    • FENIX management system for the extinction of wildfires.
    • Dynamic auscultation of bridges.
    • Development of weather forecast systems.
    • Enhanced road safety via conservation.
    • Fleet management.
  • Technological development for AWIS management
    • Refurbishment of the Jucar Basin AWIS Data Processing Centre.
    • VSAT communications between DPC and concentration points.
    • Installation of high precision flow meters and new monitoring stations.
    • Incorporation of official state radar stations into the AWIS network. 
  • Matinsa develops a Geodatabase
    • MATINGRID® is a self-developed geodatabase which allows, through the use of mobile devices with an internet connection (smartphones, tablets), real-time task monitoring, both by the client and by MATINSA personnel. It makes easy measurement, verification and certification of works. MATINGRID allows including third-party georreferenced information in real time (plans, photos, texts).