Universal Real Time Highway Information System Development

Real time commercial vehicle data collection system, GIS based analytical tools, traffic management information, and commercial vehicle freight origin/destination data. Desired Outcome: A Final Report that summarizes the potential, capability and reliability of using real time data transmitted from commercial vehicles to predict traffic conditions on the highway network. A data file that reflects a minimum of one year of data collection from thousands of commercial vehicles reflecting origins, destinations, speed, time, day, etc. for highway management and freight planning purposes