RailVision Analytics, a Montreal, Canada-based supplier of an in-cab expertise develepment options, raised US$4M in Seed funding.
The spherical was led by Vans Enterprise Capital with participation from MUUS Local weather Companions, Blackhorn Ventures, Incite.org, Measured Ventures, Lively Affect Investments and Neil Murdoch.
The corporate intends to make use of the funds for technical hiring, to develop its product improvement group, and to broaden its EcoRail product line and buyer base.
Led by Dev Jain, founder and CEO, RailVision Analytics is creating in-cab expertise for passenger and freight trains to drive effectivity and development within the rail trade. Its EcoRail app straight reduces gas consumption and GHG emissions by means of improved prepare dealing with. Because it embraces a consumer interface much like Google Maps, the app is straightforward for railroad engineers to undertake. Over the previous 12 months, EcoRail has been in pilot testing with a number of firms, together with Genessee & Wyoming, Metrolinx, Port of Montreal, and Through Rail. The app is now commercially out there for deployment by all passenger and freight shortline railroads.