The Arc Atlantique Traffic Management Corridor
The Arc Atlantique project will link the key economic nodes of Belfast, Dublin, Glasgow, Cardiff, London, Calais, Rotterdam, Amsterdam, Antwerp, Brussels, Charleroi, Liège, Lille, Paris, Lyon, Bordeaux, Toulouse, San Sebastian, Bilbao, Valladolid, Santander, A Coruña, Porto and Lisbon. This Corridor is characterised by sea crossings and single access points through mountainous areas.
This project will focus on the deployment of core ITS services, in particular traffic management and traffic information services that support traffic managers in directing traffic operations. These ITS services will also support all traffic users, including heavy goods vehicles (HGV).
Arc Atlantique is expected to enhance the efficiency of the Corridor through a reduction of:
The objectives of the project will be achieved through the concrete deployment of ITS services, including lane management systems, monitoring and detection systems, freight management systems and ramp metering systems.
This project has been completed.
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