Good traffic information is a vital resource in logistics management, as it assists with long term planning, and enables effective fleet management.
Efficient management of vehicle fleets gets tougher all the time. Increasing fuel costs, concern about environmental responsibility, corporate responsibility for the health and safety of employees, and competitive pressures are just some of the issues that need to be dealt with.
With traffic information, dynamic re-routing of vehicles becomes possible, wherever they are in the road network.
Transport operators, logistics companies, and service engineers are realising major improvements in operational effi ciency, cost reduction, and resource deployment by usin g Intelligent Transport Systems . Create more realistic and accurate routing and scheduling plans that consider natural barriers, street level travel travel times, traffic flows and holdups.