|Expansion of the coverage area |
The completion of the Ayalon Highway as a freeway along its entire length will be
accompanied by expansion of the control system to provide full coverage. The
infrastructure for the system is inserted during the paving works, enabling easy and low
cost system expansion.
|Adding traffic and other signs |
The system of signs will be extended to include the stationing of electronic signs on
access roads to the Ayalon Highway, to help drivers decide whether to use it or to take
|Developing a system for estimating journey times |
A special system will receive data streaming in from detectors on the Highway, compute
journey times to various interchanges, and display the information on electronic signs
along the way. Similar systems abroad have been well received by drivers.
|Extending the use of speed controls |
In future, the function of speed signs will be extended to "smoothing traffic", to aid
optimal utilization of the Highway and improve road safety.
|Dissemination of Information|
Traffic reports will be disseminated to the public in many ways, including web services
and email, television, and cellular phones.