Toehold Civil Engineering Technology Co., Ltd. Shanghai, located in the Tongji University Science & Technology Park, has developed varies of smart civil engineering systems composed by automation equipment, inspection and monitoring devices, professional software platforms and integrated solution . It was granted “Shanghai Innovative High-tech Enterprise” by the government in 2017. Now, Toehold has integrated four major capabilities——R&D, manufacturing, marketing and service.
Toehold has built an experienced expert team of technicians in different majors including civil engineering, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, information engineering and software engineering. Lots of experts and professors from famous universities, such as Tongji University and Wuhan University, were invited as Toehold’s technical consultants.
In 2016, Toehold Sensing Technology Co., Ltd. Jiaxing was established, focusing on developing structural health monitoring solutions. Many smart devices and platforms, including pressure based settlement cell, ultra-sonic hydraulic level gauge, tilt gauge, laser distance gauge, crack meter, universal data transfer unit (DTU) and “IoToehold Cloud” monitoring platform have been created. Solutions based on “IoToehold Cloud” system have been widely applied to different structures, including bridges, tunnels, slopes, dams, utility tunnels and metros.