Sydney's Harbour Bridge gets sensor tech

Sydney's Harbour Bridge gets sensor tech

Summary: The Road and Maritime Services and National ICT Australia (NICTA) have teamed up to monitor the structural integrity of Australia's most-famous landmark.

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  • Harbour Bridge

    (Credit: NICTA)

    The sensor technology was developed  to continuously monitor the structural integrity of the Sydney Harbour Bridge.

  • NICTA sensor

    (Credit: NICTA)

    The sensors were placed under the bus lanes that run along the bridge. They were then activated to detect movements in the concrete deck.

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