Digitally enabled or “smart” infrastructure offers dramatic benefits

Via big data analytics, Internet of Things, sensors, drones, better connectivity
or other digital innovations.


New revenues

  • Value add tools to improve productivity
    of infrastructure and increase income
  • Secure, anonymized sale of data to 3rd parties



  • Cheaper (and more granular) usage tracking
  • Tools to adjust supply with demand 
  • Peak-shaving cuts traffic, amount of infra needed
  • Digital tools cut cost of construction and maintenance



  • Predictive maintenance of assets to maintain
    integrity proactively
  • Adapting assets to changing conditions
    to optimize user safety
  • Better tracking of mobile assets




    For anyone interested in the challenges and opportunities for infrastructure in Canada, download the complete document.