Posts tagged as SANRAL

Youth hackathon helps develop knowledge economy

Sanral and Electronic Toll Collection (ETC) have partnered with WherIsMyTransport to host the ETC Hackathon in Cape Town from 26 to 28 October 2018. Under the theme of “collaborate and innovate,” participants were invited to create innovative smart mobility applications utilising both Gauteng Freeway Improvement Project (GFIP) toll gantry data and WhereIsMyTransport public transport data. […]

Assessing correlation between road access and accidents

  The Centre for Geoinformation Science at the University of Pretoria recently hosted a presentation on using spatial analysis to assess safety on South African National Roads Agency (SANRAL) roads. Stefan de Bruin and Cobus Lotz, two former students of the university who now work for ITS Engineers, examined the relationship between road accidents and access spacing […]

Using GPS data to characterise driving patterns and fuel use

  by Prof. Christo Venter and Prof. Johan Joubert, University of Pretoria The use of global positioning system (GPS) technologies for collecting travel data is growing rapidly throughout the world. As GPS technologies improve, a number of shifts are occurring in their application. Data collection periods are also increasing beyond the traditional one-day survey, as […]