Event or Milestone

March 2018

Exhibited scale model/demo of our technology at Smartrail Asia 2018 in Bangkok.

November 2017 to February 2018

Participated in SPRINT Deep Tech accelerator program, sponsored by Sasin Graduate Institute of Business Administration

August 2017

Submitted Newton Fund research grant application in collaboration with the University of Leeds

July 2017

Presented a paper at the First International Conference on Rail Transportation, Chengdu, China

April 2017

SafeRail 2017 conference in Washington, DC

March 2017

Formed first regional subsidiary, Smartroad Tools Thailand (STT) to focus on next-stage testing and development, plus commercialization in ASEAN

February to March 2017

Experiments using real-world road materials. Can detect through 40 cm of sand and 10 cm of asphalt

November 2016

Presented paper at the Asian Conference on Remote Sensing, Columbo, Sri Lanka.

May 2016

Preparations for full-size test bed (rail) - U.S. Federal Railroad Administration. Pre-proposal with University of South Carolina and CSX Rail.

February 2016

Technology Readiness Level 4: Final version desktop prototype. Demonstrated the technology at the KMUTT Institute of Field Robotics 20th Anniversary Exhibition.

August to December 2015

Additional conferences: Advanced materials World Congress, Stockholm, Sweden; Taipei Inventors Exhibition, Taipei, Taiwan; Thailand Oil and Gas Exposition, Bangkok, Thailand; World Roads Congress, Seoul, Korea; Smartrail Asia, Bangkok, Thailand

June 2015

Incorporated Heurika Geographics Pte. Ltd. in Singapore to hold intellectual property

May 2015

Attended Smartrail Europe conference in Amsterdam. Exhibited at SubCon 2015 event in Bangkok.

May 2015

Notified by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) that our two most important patent claims are novel and patentable

April 2015

Chosen in competitive pitching to receive support from the entrepeneurship center at King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT)

January 2015

Filed international Patent Cooperation Treaty application with WIPO

October 2014

Produced white paper on our technology for U.S. Federal Aviation Authority at their request

August 2014

Presented paper on Smartroads at Smart Materials and Surfaces conference, Bangkok, Thailand.

August 2014

Filed US Patent application

July 2014

Successfully completed second stage of implementation testing.

May 2014

Successfully completed first stage of implementation testing.