“Variable Speed Limits” Best Match
Sensors + Intelligence + Enforcement = Compliance for Variable Speed Limit Signs
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...adjustments as 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...
Hyperloop v. High-speed Rail
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...As Elon Musk’s Hyperloop project moves closer to being a feasible technology, a transportation battle rages on between what will come first to the United States, high-speed rail or...
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
...IBI Group, a globally integrated architecture, planning, engineering, and technology firm, is proud to have participated in the launch of the Province of British Columbia’s new Variable Speed Limit...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
...Variable 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,...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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...smallest (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...
Jographies: Urban Infrastructure to Encourage Running
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...to 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...
Commuting on the Water
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...a 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...
The Urban Effects of Modern Olympic Games
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...to create an ambitious new regional hub for the city- all heightened in speed and scale by the Olympics. The new neighbourhood is tied to a massive expansion of the...
Vision Zero: The First 300 Years
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...resented 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...
Toronto York Spadina Subway Extension (TYSSE) officially open to commuters
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2018 / 01 / 03 / toronto-york-spadina-subway-extension-tysse-officially-open-to-commuters
...first rapid transit project to ever go beyond city limits. Connecting York and Vaughan commuters, the TYSSE anticipates ridership of 1.2 million people per year. The stations are also expected...Tags: Finch West Station, Line 1 Extension, Pioneer Village Station, transit architecture, TYSSE