STANLEY Infrastructure, RailPod Join Forces to Modernize Data Collection and Management for Global Infrastructure Markets
Portland, OR (August 22, 2021) – STANLEY Infrastructure, the premier partner for industrial tools and attachments, and RailPod Inc. announced today that they have entered into a strategic partnership. The new alliance combines STANLEY Infrastructure’s industry-leading products and service with RailPod’s world-class railroad track and infrastructure inspection, enterprise software and hardware technologies.
The STANLEY Infrastructure and RailPod partnership brings together deep skills and technologies in infrastructure management across diverse transportation markets. With technology playing an increasingly critical role in every aspect of infrastructure investment and maintenance, there is a growing need to accelerate infrastructure data collection. Access to such data drives the development of digital solutions that offer a competitive edge. RailPod’s diverse inspection services solution, analytics, and automation provide for an efficient data collection process which enables its customers to make critical and timely infrastructure investments.
“RailPod’s data-driven solutions perfectly align with our mission to provide the most advanced technology for our customers to boost their productivity and profitability,” said Doug Redpath, president of STANLEY Infrastructure. “We are thrilled with this partnership and excited to get these solutions into the hands of our customers across the globe.”
“Partnering with Stanley Black & Decker to support the global deployment of RailPod’s track inspection technology and related services will help us bring infrastructure owners and managers the ability to more precisely determine where capital dollars need to be spent,” said Brendan English, CEO of RailPod Inc. “This improved efficiency in infrastructure management allows for significant benefits in optimized budgets allowing for more efficient and safer operations.”
By connecting STANLEY Infrastructure’s global customer base with RailPod infrastructure technology and engineering expertise, the collaboration will revolutionize the industry while addressing a diverse market need.
About STANLEY Infrastructure
A division of Stanley Black & Decker, STANLEY Infrastructure is a global leading manufacturer of industrial tools and attachments. Supported by established, premium brands including Paladin®, STANLEY®, LaBounty® and Pengo®, STANLEY Infrastructure offers premier equipment in more than 200 product categories. Additional information is available at www.stanleyinfrastructure.com.
About RailPod Inc.
RailPod Inc. is a US based technology and engineering company providing comprehensive data collection and data management solutions for the railroad and infrastructure industries. Providing both hardware and software solutions in the collection, processing and management of rail and infrastructure data, RailPod provides services to over 100 different clients in North and South America. RailPod believes that affordable, high quality data collection will allow infrastructure operators the ability to redefine infrastructure management while solving complex transportation challenges.
About Stanley Black & Decker
Stanley Black & Decker, an S&P 500 company, is a leading $14.5 billion global diversified industrial with 56,000 employees in more than 60 countries who make the tools, products and solutions to deliver on its Purpose, For Those Who Make The World. The Company operates the world's largest tools and storage business featuring iconic brands such as DEWALT, STANLEY, BLACK+DECKER and CRAFTSMAN; the world's second largest commercial electronic security company; and is a global industrial leader of highly engineered solutions within its engineered fastening and infrastructure businesses. Learn more at www.stanleyblackanddecker.com.