Reliance Infrastructure (RInfra) launched a mobile environmental monitoring system at the140-km stretch of Pune-Satara corridor. Shrimat Chhatrapati Udyan Raje Bhonsale, MP, flagged off the mobile van at Annawadi Toll Plaza. This monitoring van will be used to monitor pollutants acrÂoss the corridor and endeavour to offer commuters pollution-free commute on the corridor.
The air quality monitoring van will be connected with the back end system called Enterprise Road Management System (ERMS).
ERMS is unique centralised systems developed in-house by RInfra Road businÂess for managing multiple road projects with a single console, and caters to various other specific requirements of the road business. This high tech environment van, fitted with sensors to gauge pollutants will measure air, noise and weather parameters.
Parameters to be monitored are SO2, NO2, CO, PM10 particles, rain, temperature, wind speed, visibility and noise to generate the Air Quality Index and Meteorological & Noise Index. The GPS equiÂpped van will be configured for auto data transfer facility to central system.