Smart Road Marking Inspection

Road markings are one of the most effective safety elements of road infrastructures. However, these markings tend to be vanished and damaged due to environmental conditions and wear. Due to traffic density and line changes in the sections and intersections, the most defective markings located in those areas. Road markings should be kept in a standard condition with 100% availability.

Alireza Alemi
University of Twente
Predictive maintenance

Over het initiatief / About the initiative

Smart Road Marking Inspection

In welke fase zit jouw initiatief? / In what stage is your initiative?


Heb je jouw initiatief al gevalideerd? / Did you validate your initiative?

Yes.We already talked with many stakeholders such as municipalities, provinces, rijkswaterstaat and contractors. 

Meer informatie over jouw initiatief / More info about your initiative

INSPECTIMARK provides an accurate and inexpensive condition monitoring system for the road markings that can be installed on every vehicles including municipality-owned vehicles. This system monitors the road surface to inspect the condition of road markings using AI algorithms and computer vision.

Wat zijn jouw volgende stappen om het verder te ontwikkelen? / What are your next steps to develop the initiative?

We are developing the application and deep learning model and trying to pilot for our early customers.

Wat heb je nodig om (nog meer) impact te maken met dit initiatief? / What do you need to make (more) impact with this initiative?

contacting municipalities and provinces and contractors to launch the product. Government should have wider view to the required infrastructure for automated driving. The main focus is on the automated car development while the government should invest on the infrastructure readiness such as marking availability.