Video Content Analysis (VCA) Based Object Identification System at Escalator Comb Section (OIS)

I&T Solution Video Content Analysis (VCA) Based Object Identification System at Escalator Comb Section (OIS)
(REF : S-0161)
Matched I&T Wish Detection of Foreign Objects for Escalator Safety
(REF: W-0020)
Trial Project
Solution Feature
      • Cameras are installed on the skirt panels on both side of the escalator comb section and connected to local VCA Object Identification Module installed inside the escalator machinery space which is equipped with Artificial Intelligence (AI) processer, data storage and wireless data transmission device
      • Footages captured by the cameras are sent to the Object Identification Module for analysis
      • AI processer is used to identify the high-risk objects (coins, screws, nails, etc.) appeared at the comb section within a few seconds
      • Alert signal together with captured image of the high-risk object identified will be sent to registered users to take appropriate action
Trial Application and Expected Outcome
  • Trial Site: MTR Hong Kong University Station (HKU)
  • Trial Scale : Implement in one of the escalators at platform level of HKU
  • Trial Duration : June 2019 to June 2020
Info on I&T Solution Provider
Solution Provider:MTR Corporation Limited c/o EMSD-Railways Branch
Address:7/F, Railways Branch, Electrical and Mechanical Services Department Headquarters, 3 Kai Shing Street, Kowloon, Hong Kong.
Name:Mr WONG Chi Leung
Position:Senior Engineer/Railways 14
Tel: 3912 0618
Email: chwong1@emsd.gov.hk

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