Trombia Technologies Releases New Safety Compliant Radar System for Autonomous Street Sweepers at IFAT 2024

At IFAT 2024, Trombia Technologies introduces a newly developed radar system for autonomous street sweepers, compliant with the rigorous PLd safety standards under ISO 3691-4 Driverless Trucks standard at IFAT. This innovative technology, showcased at IFAT 2024, kicks out the autonomous sweeping now fully to automated cleaning in parking facilities, recycling plants, process industry districts, seaports and airports.

Munich, Germany – Trombia Technologies has unveiled its latest innovation at IFAT 2024: a radar system designed for autonomous street sweepers, now compliant to meet the ISO 3691-4 safety standard. This system is engineered to ensure robust, standard-compliant operation in industrial areas, where both manned and unmanned traffic coexist. 

Now in series production, the Trombia FREE autonomous street sweeping system adheres to European safety and operational standards, including the Machinery Directive, Low Voltage  and EMC Directive. It meets the following specific standards:

  • Machinery Directive
  • ISO 12100
  • ISO 13849
  • 2001/95/EC Low Voltage Directive
  • 2014/30/EU EMC Directive
  • ISO 3691-4 concerning driverless industrial trucks and their systems

Additionally, the system’s associated fully automated emptying and docking station has been updated to comply with EN 1570-1:2011 safety standards. This certification ensures the entire system is suitable for deployment in safety-critical industrial settings.

“This makes a significant milestone in the path of automating industrial district working machines. For Trombia FREE this was the last milestone to unlock full scale distribution to industrial hubs and we are excited to start it at IFAT 2024” 

Antti Nikkanen, CEO, Trombia Technologies Oy

Live Demonstrations:

Trombia Technologies will conduct live demonstrations of the autonomous sweeper equipped with the new radar system at IFAT 2024. These are scheduled for 10:08 AM and 2:38 PM daily at section FM713/1 in the VAK In Action demoshow. The technology will also be on display at booth FM712/1 throughout the event.

For further information, please contact:

Antti Nikkanen, CEO

Trombia Technologies


Phone: +358 40 722 8309