April 1, 2010
The Alberta Transportation Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Branch conducted a pilot project from March 2004 through to January 2005 , which utilized the Intelligent Imaging Systems Inc. Thermal Inspecton System van, to study the impact of thermal imaging observations on commercial vehicle operations. The result were so encouraging that Alberta Infrastructure and Transportation, Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Branch has purchased further equipment.
The CVSA Gurardian article is titled “Alberta Pilot Project Results Confirm Thermal Imaging Assists Transport Officers in Identifying CMV Mechanical Defects, Making Roadways Safer.” Read the full article.