Wireless where it really matters

The global leader in IoT-based monitoring

“We are very pleased with the Loadsensing system. Data loggers are available for most types of sensors and both mounting and configuration are easy and fast.”
Øyvind Klevar General Manager, Geonor

YOUR COMPLETE MONITORING SOLUTION

For engineers and experts tasked with critical infrastructure monitoring

Ideal for monitoring projects in harsh and often remote environments.

WIRELESS

Edge Devices

By Loadsensing

Best in class for:
  • Sensor compatibility.
  • Robust, reliable and secure design.
  • Long-range communication.
  • Low-power consumption.
Desktop and mobile
STAR-DRIVEN & LORA-BASED

Connectivity

By Loadsensing

Ideal for:
  • Overseeing projects with multiple deployments.
  • Managing all deployed devices, data and networks.
  • Edge-driven (on premise) or cloud-based (24/7) monitoring.
Edge or Cloud
BEST-OF-BREED PARTNERS

Data visualization

Third-party integrations

In partnership with:
  •  Leading software providers.
API

How it works

Automate in-field tasks and readings

Work with Loadsensing, the solution with a global footprint in monitoring large-scale critical infrastructure projects.

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EDGE DEVICES

Collect sensor data through wireless loggers and at your preferred sampling rates.

CONNECTIVITY

Decrease the risk of data loss through a redundant network.

CONNECTIVITY MANAGEMENT

Enjoy 24/7 access to device, data and network management through the cloud.

SOFTWARE APPLICATIONS

Integrate third-party data visualization software for easy data analytics.

Device compatibility

Sensors that Loadsensing edge devices integrate with

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Strain Gauge

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Water level Sensor

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In-place inclinometer

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Tiltmeter

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Crack meter

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Extensometer

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Load cell

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Piezometer

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Pressure cells

Enabling connectivity in industrial monitoring

Loadsensing is the global leader in IoT remote monitoring. The solution enables near real-time data acquisition of geotechnical, geospatial and structural sensors as well as remote device, data and network management.

Monitoring through 1,000 networks.

Deployed in 60+ countries.

Edge devices connected to over 170,000 sensors.

Made in Europe

DESIGNED IN BARCELONA. MADE FOR THE WORLD.

Videos

Loadsensing in Tunnel Construction

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Loadsensing is part of the most prestigious metro tunnel projects in the world such as the Purple Line Extension in the US, Grand Paris Metro Project in France and the Sydney and Melbourne Metros in Australia. Watch this video to see how we do it.

Smart Tunneling - Iot Wireless Monitoring in Construction

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Acciona and Worldsensing present how they worked together to perform wireless monitoring in Túnel dels Tres Ponts in Lleida, Catalunya.

Loadsensing Wireless Tiltmeters

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Watch our Loadsensing product owner Juan Perez give an overview about the Loadsensing Wireless tilmeters, especially its new variant with an internal antenna which is ideal for rail applications.

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FAQs

01

If a Loadsensing wireless edge device loses its connection with the gateway, does it store the data locally until connection is re-established, or is data lost?

Loadsensing wireless data loggers can store up to 200,000 readings from a single sensor. If a Loadsensing data logger loses its connection with the gateway, the data is stored locally and can be collected manually with an external device. In addition, the system detects the disconnection of the data logger and sends an alert email to fix the issue. Moreover, Loadsensing includes a cloud-based, multi-gateway network setup to ensure redundancy of data in case any gateway fails to send data. The system is designed to have multiple levels of control and implement a specific data management plan when unexpected situations occur. On one hand, the data loggers use local memory when it is needed and on the other redundancy of gateways is used to provide reliability when a specific concentrator does not work properly. This architecture guarantees that you always get your data in case of potential failures due to temporary malfunctions or loss of connection.

02

How do you transmit data underground? What is the depth limit of instrumentation systems underground?

Loadsensing wireless edge devices are ruggedized and have been tested in temperatures ranging from -40ºC to +80ºC, so they can withstand harsh environments such as underground mines. Worldsensing is open to projects to test the depth limits of our monitoring solution and understand how ambient conditions may impact the network quality in deep underground mines. The Loadsensing laser distance meter data logger can be particularly useful for convergence monitoring. Loadsensing may be used as a last-mile solution inside deep galleries. The devices wirelessly send data to gateways underground that are connected to fiber-optic points used for machinery control and cameras, in order to transmit the data to the surface. Finally, Loadsensing wireless devices can read multi-point borehole extensometers, pressure cells and other frequently used sensors for underground monitoring.

03

What is the maximum interval at which data can be collected?

Currently, the highest possible acquisition rate when using Loadsensing is one sample every 30 seconds, and the lowest is one sample every 24 hours. With such parameters the system can run for a long period, between seven and 10 years.

04

What are the maintenance and troubleshooting requirements for the product? Could it be done with skilled internal employees?

Maintenance is minimal and depends on where the wireless device is located. After a short introduction and basic training, every employee is able to configure and maintain the devices and gateway through a mobile app. A monthly visual inspection is good practice, particularly in areas with activity. In addition, we recommend you inspect the wireless devices and sensor cables after detecting anomalous or missing readings. To minimize manual maintenance rounds, we offer software to remotely manage devices, data and networks. You can access the network status 24/7 and will receive an alarm in case of downtime. Finally, another important maintenance requirement is batteries. Although batteries may last up to 10 years, it is good practice to schedule changes based on the battery life estimates and frequency of data acquisition.

05

How is data protected during transmission?

Data protection and privacy are achieved through 128 AES [Advanced Encryption Standard] encryption on multiple levels, for all data being sent from the sensors to the application server and back.

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SUCCESS STORIES

Wide-area monitoring of tailings dams in Brazil

Several tailings dams in Brazil have selected ANATEL-certified Loadsensing data nodes and gateways to minimize the risk of tailings dam failures without incurring significant cabling and manual maintenance costs.

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DATA SHEET

Vibrating Wire data loggers

Includes th 5-channel, 1-channel aluminum box version and 1-channel polycarbonate version.

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ARTICLE

Socotec turns to Worldsensing for new UK rail safety technology

A testing, inspection and certification leader uses Worldsensing’s Loadsensing network solution for major UK projects.

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