“Variable Speed Limits” Best Match
Sensors + Intelligence + Enforcement = Compliance for Variable Speed Limit Signs
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...necessary. And then there’s enforcement. Some Variable Speed Limit (VSL) systems have failed because the laws were not in place to enforce variable speed signs. A driver could refute the...
Hyperloop v. High-speed Rail
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underground in low-pressure tubes, ostensibly allowing average speeds of 970km/h, with top speeds of 1200km/h. It recently completed it’s first full-scale test in a vacuum-environment, but still has a long...
IBI Group’s ATMS to Improve Safety on BC Highways
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2016 / 06 / 02 / launch-of-variable-speed-limits-on-british-columbia-highways-will-improve-road-safety-through-ibi-groups-advanced-traffic-management-system-atms-software
their speeds to current conditions, and these adjusted speed limits will be fully enforceable by the RCMP. “It is important drivers understand that along these corridors, these signs aren’t speed...Tags: ATMS, BC, road safety, transportation
IBI Group Recognized for Leadership in Urban Mobility
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2017 / 01 / 31 / ibi-group-recognized-for-leadership-in-urban-mobility
...Speed Limit System, designed for the Ministry of Transportation Infrastructure in British Columbia. Implemented in June 2016, the software alerts drivers of their speed on major Vancouver area highways, “enhancing...Tags: Bhubaneswar, Mobility, seattle, transit, Transit Engineering, Vancouver, Variable Speed Limit System
Is Vancouver Ready to Grow from Laneways to Living Lanes?
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...(In Vancouver, a speed limit sign would be handy too). A shared and well-marked space: There are no sidewalks or curbs. Surface materials differentiate a woonerf from the asphalt of...
Jographies: Urban Infrastructure to Encourage Running
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...day life, and be closer to nature. Current running route issues include: traffic volume and speed, footway width, lighting, trip hazards and the ‘obstacle courses’ often created by street furniture....
Commuting on the Water
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...speed of 27 knots (the speed of the Bay Area’s new ferry), compared to 30 to 50 minutes of driving in traffic.” But would Angelino’s take the ferry? While public...
The Urban Effects of Modern Olympic Games
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...new 113.7km-long high-speed railway line has been built for 300kph trains that can transport more than 20,000 passengers from Seoul to PyeongChang and Gangneung every day, enabling people to travel...
Pivot to a Smart Urban Future
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...and “mhmm’s” that put the Turing test to shame. The limits of our imagination have been challenged once again signifying an eminent disruption in our current framework. We call this...
Vision Zero: The First 300 Years
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...the cost of providing and supervising the bins. Advocacy for 30km/h speed limits is a key plank of the Vision Zero movement. A Future Free of Traffic Fatalities? In the...