STATUS OF ADOT ADVANCED TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
This paper explains the freeway management system (FMS) developed by the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) for the I-17/I-10 corridor. This FMS will feature mainline detection, ramp metering with HOV bypass lanes, television monitoring, variable message signs, traffic interchange signals, a drainage monitoring system, and a new control center. The objectives of the FMS are to: (a) make optimum use of the freeway system by employing effective freeway management techniques, (b) provide a safe and efficient environment for the freeway's users, and (c) make efficient use of the ADOT resources.
Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE)Washington, DC United States
- Wall, H B
- Marsden, B G
- Parlante, T A
- 1992 Compendium of Technical Papers. Institute of Transportation Engineers Annual Meeting
- Location: Washington, D.C.
- Date: 1992-8-9 to 1992-8-12
- Publication Date: 1992
- Features: Figures; References; Tables;
- Pagination: v.p.
- TRT Terms: Highway traffic control; Intelligent transportation systems; Ramp metering; Traffic signal controllers; Variable message signs
- Geographic Terms: Arizona
- Old TRIS Terms: Advanced systems
- Subject Areas: Highways; Operations and Traffic Management; Public Transportation; I73: Traffic Control;
- Accession Number: 00629412
- Record Type: Publication
- Files: TRIS, ATRI
- Created Date: May 20 1993 12:00AM