December 22, 2011 • 12:23 am
In an effort to encourage motorists to ditch their cars, Caltrans and Metrolink launched a pilot program that displays train and freeway travel times on electronic signs located near the Anaheim and Fullerton train stations along the northbound I-5 and westbound 91.
More at Orange County Register
Filed under: Traveler Information, DMS, Travel Time
December 14, 2011 • 11:32 pm
October 25, 2011 • 12:44 pm
headed west on Chandler Boulevard near Interstate 10 pass under digital overhead signs that have the ability to pick up signals emanating from an assortment of Bluetooth-enabled devices. The resulting technology uses precise algorhythms to calculate time and distance to pre-established destinations.
More at Wrangler News
Filed under: Data, Information, Traveler Information, Bluetooth, Travel Time
September 9, 2011 • 10:21 pm
TRB’s second Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP 2) Report S2-L01-RR-2: Guide to Integrating Business Processes to Improve Travel Time Reliability explores various ways that transportation agencies could reengineer their day-to-day business practices to enhance traffic operations, address nonrecurring traffic congestion, and improve the reliability of travel times delivered to roadway system users.
Download report at TRB:
Filed under: Business, Information, Reports, Business Preocesses, Travel Time
September 6, 2011 • 11:17 pm
This demonstration paper discusses the use of Wi-Fi monitors that are deployed along arterial routes for the purpose of travel time estimation.
Review demonmstration paper at:
Filed under: Information, Mobile, Technology, Research, Travel Time, Wi-Fi