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PARKING GUIDANCE SYSTEM, Germany, Duisburg

A collaboration of various companies based in Duisburg, 2008

Challenge

  • very tight schedule (placing in May, implementation finished by November)
  • generic interface for the communication with external controllers and the traffic management system "Ruhrpilot"

Details

  • turn-key implementation of a dynamic parking-guidance system
  • data collected from 19 car parks
  • 83 LCD parking guidance signs showing empty parking spaces
  • 6 LCDs (6 lines) displaying city-wide parking information
  • parking guidance computer

Benefits

  • less traffic and pollution due to reduced parking space seeking times and shorter travel distances
  • optimized utilisation of parking capacity