CMU Practicum - SmartLock:

Instrumented Locking System for Inland Waterway Navigation

The Port of Pittsburgh Commission sponsored the SmartLock team to explore possible applications of e-commerce technology to reduce shipping bottlenecks and improve predictability with the goal of attracting more traffic to the inland waterways. The result is SmartLock; a navigation aid presenting pilots with accurate real-time information essential to transiting locks safely, efficiently, and in all weather conditions.

Brief Overview

Final Report

Final Presentation (Practicum Fair) 

Industry Presentation 

Carnegie Mellon University





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