Insights for Water Boards
Water managers in the Netherlands are responsible for an extremely complex water system, where the impact of actions is not always obvious. Therefore water managers need more insight into the relations between variables in their system.
Analysis of turn-out times
VORtech analysed data about turn-out times for fire departments. Understanding the characteristics of these turn-out times allows for optimization of various internal processes.
Avoiding unsuccessful Home Visits
VORtech analyzed a data set about service men calling on customers who ware not at home. The number of such unsuccessful home visits can be reduced significantly by exploiting patterns in the probability that people in a certain area are at home.
Travel Times for Inland Shipping
For the Dutch start-up 4Shipping, VORtech, together with other partners, developed a tool to predict travel times for inland shipping. The time spent on waiting for ship locks is an important aspect.