Bringing Information to Transportation With GPS Road Pricing
 
 
 
Growing transportation problems  worldwide Crumbling Infrastructure Congestion Air Pollution
These pressing transportation problems are really  symptoms … … Of a greater,  fundamental problem
A lack of  clear  information
Without  clear  information… … bad  things happen
Introducing SKY METER TM
Skymeter  is a company that provides the GPS technology and services That enable  innovative   policies
We provide data for Pay-as-you-go  Roads, Parking and Insurance
This is how it works
 
 
So  what  can Skymeter’s GPS data do for traffic management?
LOTS!
Skymeter brings accurate information in two forms: <ul><li>Travel  Information </li></ul><ul><li>Demand  Information </li>...
With travel information you can…
Make Traffic Flow Maps With travel information you can…
With travel information you can… Do Origin-Destination studies
With travel information you can… Create Congestion Maps
… and much more Parking Use Time-Traffic Flow charts Heavy Vehicle Movement Maps Speed Maps Commute Maps Pedestrian Safety...
Without any of this
Travel data can help traffic planners  optimize  their networks
Demand Information  empowers transportation managers Travel Information  helps transportation managers understand their ne...
Transportation is governed by  economics
Economics is about supply and demand Supply Demand
Traffic planning so far has  only  focused on adjusting supply Supply
With Demand information Demand can be  controlled With Pricing
Infrastructure can be used more  efficiently
And the value of roadspace can be  compared  against other uses.
Thank you! Skymeter Corporation 101 College St., Toronto, CAN +1 416 673 8406 [email_address]
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Transport Demand Information

  1. 1. Bringing Information to Transportation With GPS Road Pricing
  2. 5. Growing transportation problems worldwide Crumbling Infrastructure Congestion Air Pollution
  3. 6. These pressing transportation problems are really symptoms … … Of a greater, fundamental problem
  4. 7. A lack of clear information
  5. 8. Without clear information… … bad things happen
  6. 9. Introducing SKY METER TM
  7. 10. Skymeter is a company that provides the GPS technology and services That enable innovative policies
  8. 11. We provide data for Pay-as-you-go Roads, Parking and Insurance
  9. 12. This is how it works
  10. 15. So what can Skymeter’s GPS data do for traffic management?
  11. 16. LOTS!
  12. 17. Skymeter brings accurate information in two forms: <ul><li>Travel Information </li></ul><ul><li>Demand Information </li></ul>
  13. 18. With travel information you can…
  14. 19. Make Traffic Flow Maps With travel information you can…
  15. 20. With travel information you can… Do Origin-Destination studies
  16. 21. With travel information you can… Create Congestion Maps
  17. 22. … and much more Parking Use Time-Traffic Flow charts Heavy Vehicle Movement Maps Speed Maps Commute Maps Pedestrian Safety Studies Emissions Maps Traffic Animation Cycling Safety Studies Advertising Exposure Travel-time maps
  18. 23. Without any of this
  19. 24. Travel data can help traffic planners optimize their networks
  20. 25. Demand Information empowers transportation managers Travel Information helps transportation managers understand their networks better
  21. 26. Transportation is governed by economics
  22. 27. Economics is about supply and demand Supply Demand
  23. 28. Traffic planning so far has only focused on adjusting supply Supply
  24. 29. With Demand information Demand can be controlled With Pricing
  25. 30. Infrastructure can be used more efficiently
  26. 31. And the value of roadspace can be compared against other uses.
  27. 32. Thank you! Skymeter Corporation 101 College St., Toronto, CAN +1 416 673 8406 [email_address]

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