Georgios Foroglou, Kyle Smith, Joel Eliah and others are enlisted in the challenge
Enel Green Power (EGP), in pursuing its 100% renewable generation target, is opening and managing new construction sites in countries where it is present and currently has hundreds construction sites around the world.
Giving employee safety a top priority, EGP is looking for a smart device that can be easily integrated on (and removed from) excavators and/or drilling machines, for early detection of the presence of underground utility services during normal machine operation.
Enel Green Power is looking for a sustainable, efficient and cost effective smart device to be installed on machines operating on ground for earthmoving activities, such as excavators, for real-time detection and automatic alert to the operator when the bucket is close to underground cables, with particular attention to powered cables.
The system should be easy to install and remove, if needed, on/from the machine, and it should be machine manufacturer agnostic.
The device should be powered by the machine’s electrical system.
Proposals must address the following solution requirements:
Moreover, solutions should: