Advanced Traffic Management System
Advanced Traffic Management System is a comprehensive platform of traffic management that covers monitoring, control and safety on highways. VaaaN’s ATMS is a combination of various complementary technologies which increases situational awareness, providing a comprehensive picture of what is coming down the road at any given time. This solution helps to proactively manage the transportation network and enhance the travel experience for commuters.
Specifically, VaaaN’s ATMS helps the highway authorities to:
- Increase Highway safety
- Reduce traffic congestion and accidents
- Increase visibility of incidents across a diverse set of traffic systems
- Improved incident response and traffic flow
VaaaN has successfully implemented ATMS over a length of 176 Km onNagpur – Betul section of Madhya Pradesh & Maharashtra which also,has been awarded as “India’s Best ATMS Project” from NHAI.
Advance ATMS Features
Automatic Traffic Counter & Classifier (ATCC)
- Classifies vehicles based on length, number of axles and distance between the axles
- Works on the most-trusted IR technology
- Ability to transfer real-time data on OFC and/or GSM networks
- In-built memory to store classification data for over a month, depending on the traffic conditions.
Emergency Call Box (ECB)
Used by the Road user in distress to contact & inform the Highway Control Center about any unfavorable situations. The information is passed upon to initiate a response or facilitate the User in distress. Generally located at every 2 km on either side of the highway
MET station is a facility with instruments and equipment to make observations of atmospheric conditions including temperature, humidity, wind speed, wind direction. Each meteorological Station consist of set of sensors that comprises of thermocouple/pyrometer, humidity meter, anemometer, visibility meter, pavement surface temperature measuring equipment and Data processing Computer.
Mobile Radio Communication System
- Comprises of mobile radio base stations & handheld devices used for communicating with persons in the time of need
- It shall also have provision for mounting mobile set on ambulances, & patrolling vehicles.
- Mobile Radio Communication System
- Pan, Tilt & Zoom Close Circuit Television (CCTV) cameras are used for Highway Surveillance.
- Cameras are mounted at a height so as to cover the target length of highway.
- 360-degree angular travel in the horizontal plane and a tilt of 90 degrees down from 0 degrees horizontal.
Variable Message Sign
VMS are used to provide requisite information to the road users to improve their safety and travel experience.
VaaaN's VMS comes in various sizes:
- Small Post Mounted Signals on Central Reservation
- Large signs on Overheard Gantries
- Mobile Electronic Signs. Beneficial where there are no fixed signs availbale.
Command & Control Center
CCR facilitates the user to navigate the highway system by providing real time traffic data. This is done by integrating and processing all the data recieved from field equipment which ensures proper on-time reaction to any type of situation, assuring maximum safety of road users.