Industrial Use Cases

Industrial application of inertial sensors is for Construction Platform Stabilization

Construction Platform Stabilization

Construction equipment motion for mobile elevated work platforms (MEWP).

  • High Shock and Vibration tolerance
  • 0.05° Pitch & Roll accuracy
  • High MTBF
  • Accurate angular rates and accelerations measurements
  • Low cost

industrial application of inertial sensors is for Railway Inspection and Surface Error Detection

Railway Inspection and Surface Error Detection

Railway navigation, inspection (track diagnostic), and asset monitoring (detection and mapping).

  • Fully integrated solution into the Railway system
  • Input from on-board wheel sensor for maintaining of accurate position and orientation of the train in GPS-denied environments (tunnels)
  • EN 50121-3-2; EN 61000-6-1/3

Industrial application for inertial sensors - Precision Agriculture

Precision Agriculture

Dual antenna heading navigation solution that is ideal for the agricultural community. Inertial Labs supplies an optional RTK bundle with post-processing software.

  • 1 cm position accuracy
  • 0.05° Heading accuracy
  • Multi constellation support GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, Galileo, and RTK
  • 3°/hr gyroscopes based IMU
  • Low-cost
  • Input from odometer / wheel sensor

Industrial Smart Systems, application for inertial sensors

Industrial Smart Systems

Ideal for synergizing production floor autonomous vehicles used for warehouse and shipping yard moving and delivery services. Smart system navigation for Autonomous Ground Vehicles (AGV). Solution for dead-reckoning in advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS).

  • Temperature calibrated
  • Excellent performance in multi-path and GPS outage environments;
  • Aiding data for integration with vehicle sensors (Camera, LiDAR, Radar, Doppler, Odometer/Wheel sensor)
Industrial application for inertial sensors Orientation Compensation Construction

Equipment Orientation Compensation

Safety control for both dynamic and static applications.

  • High Shock and Vibration tolerance
  • 0.05° Pitch & Roll accuracy
  • Accurate angular rates and accelerations measurements
  • High MTBF
  • Low cost

Industrial application for inertial sensors - Inspection and Scanning

Inspection and Scanning

A low-cost solution that results in high quality point cloud generation for roadway, bridge, and power line inspection services.

  • 1 cm RTK position accuracy
  • 0.1° Heading accuracy
  • 1 – 3°/hr gyro based IMU
  • 0.05° Pitch & Roll accuracy
  • High Shock and Vibration tolerance


Established in 2001, Inertial Labs is a leader in position and orientation technologies for commercial, industrial, aerospace and defense applications. Inertial Labs has a worldwide distributor and representative network covering 20+ countries across 6 continents delivering compact, high performance and affordable Miniature Orientation Sensors, Motion Reference Units (MRU), Attitude & Heading Reference Systems (AHRS) and GPS-Aided Inertial Navigation Systems (INS). With application breadth on Land, Air, and Sea; Inertial Labs covers the gambit of inertial technologies and solutions. Contact us to learn more.