ELECTRONIC TRAFFIC AIDS ON MAJOR ROADS
This report is presented by the Management Committee of COST 30 bis to the signatories of the Memorandum of Understanding on completion of three years' work with a view to providing recommendations. It briefly describes the international cooperation in the first phase of COST 30, sets out the favourable conclusions and the convincing results of a public demonstration of an existing motorway control system carried out at a site in the Netherlands, and describes continuing research on the following: (i) use of microelectronics for road - vehicle communications; (ii) use of the Citizens' Band in the countries of Europe; (iii) automatic incident detection; (iv) regional radio broadcasting of traffic information; (v) detection of weather conditions; (vi) variable message signs.
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 9835 EN, FR (1985) FS, 53 P., BFR 200, EUROFFICE, LUXEMBOURG, POB 1003
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Record Number: 1989123054800 / Last updated on: 1987-01-01
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