LoRa Manhole Sensor

What it Does?

When the switch detects that the manhole is opened or closed it performs the following functions:

  • Alarm message is sent in less than 1 second indicating the current status (Open or Closed)
  • Locations are flashed on the Application dashboard
  • Text notifications are sent via Telegram

How it Works?

Key Features

  • No Wires, No Charging, No SIM
  • Over 5 Years Battery Life (2 x AA)
  • Tamper-, Dust- and Water-proof (IP67)
  • ONE-Hour-Heartbeat with Battery Status and current Manhole Status
  • Fully-Encrypted Data Transmission
  • Live-Dashboard with Reporting
  • Allows full Manhole Management

Product Datasheet

  • Model No: MTC-MH01
  • Enclosure Dimensions: 104 x 104 x 70 mm
  • Limit switch Dimensions: 192 x 104 x 70 mm
  • Net Weight: 659 g
  • Ingress Protection: IP67
  • Operating Temperature: -18°C to + 55°C
  • Operating Humidity: 10% to 95%
  • Voltage: 3V (2 x AA-Alkaline Battery)
  • Battery Life: 5 Years
  • LoRa Frequency:
    • EU863-870 (CE-Certified)
    • IN865-867 (ETA-Certified)
    • US902-928
    • AU915-928
    • AS923-1, -2, -3, -4
    • KR920-923
  • SF Supported: 7 – 12
  • OTAA and ADR: Compliant
  • RF Output: 14 dBm

Dashboard, Alarms & Reports

Dashboard comprises of the following segments:

  • Map: Dynamic Map Locations
  • In-built Sound Alarm in the Dashboard
  • Alarm Disarm function to mute or disarm active alarms
  • Low-Battery and Button disconnected indication
  • User Authentication

Detailed Real-time Reporting & Statistics: Generation of dynamic usage reports in real-time

Application Areas

The MUTELCOR LoRa Manhole Sensor can be used to precisely monitor the status of manholes, doors or gates in the area of:

  • Public Areas
  • Airports
  • Villas/Apartments
  • Military Bases
  • Museums
  • Manufacturing Units
  • Hotels
  • Hospitals
  • Diplomatic or Political buildings

Key Customers


What is required for this Product to be functional or is it complete itself?

The device needs a LoRa Gateway and LoRaWAN network. The number of required
gateways depends on the Location and covered area over which these devices are installed.

How many devices can be installed and connected with the Gateway?

Over 1000 devices in parallel can be easily connected with a single gateway.

How often do I need to replace the two AA-Alkaline batteries?

The battery life of a device can run over 5 years.

Does this product have any certifications and approvals?

The product is CE, RoHS, REACH, WEEE certified in Germany and ETA approved by the
Wireless Planning Commission, Govt of India.