The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Company (SFTMA) has introduced it has deployed Quanergy’s 3D lidar Circulate Administration resolution to assist scale back site visitors delays.
Built-in with TNL’s site visitors movement administration platform, the intention was to enhance the journey time of San Francisco’s gentle rail automobiles as a part of a proof-of-concept pilot venture.
Sign timing programme
The SFMTA, a division of the Metropolis and County of San Francisco answerable for the administration of all floor transportation within the metropolis, deployed a sign timing programme from July to August 2021 utilizing Quanergy’s Circulate Administration resolution consisting of its M-Collection sensors and Qortex DTC 3D notion software program.
SFMTA experiences the objective was to cut back transit automobile journey occasions so riders may keep away from ready at pink lights and get to their vacation spot quicker whereas not delaying different street customers. It in contrast journey occasions for trains each prior and put up putting in the brand new know-how.
“We’ve seen a dramatic enchancment as journey time per gentle rail automobile was lowered by 66 seconds leading to a journey time discount of 16 per cent throughout the venture hall”
Working with TNL, Quanergy supplied SFMTA with a wise 3D resolution to assist it measure and optimise site visitors in actual time.
“This venture highlights the primary time we’ve used lidar to detect folks and vehicles,” mentioned Robert Lim, venture supervisor at SFMTA. “We’ve seen a dramatic enchancment as journey time per gentle rail automobile was lowered by 66 seconds leading to a journey time discount of 16 per cent throughout the venture hall.”