Shenzhen’s Beihuan Boulevard Transformed into a Smart Road
The new equipment were installed by the traffic police last June and after almost a year of doing upgrades the city traffic police announced that Beihuan Boulevard has been equipped with traffic monitoring facilities such as video surveillance, LED traffic guidance, and license plates recognition. The traffic police have also upgraded its database access that will allow them to identify vehicles quickly. Twelve large monitors are placed Beihuan Boulevard that will give out safety tips to drivers as well as updates on traffic conditions.
The installation of the new equipment is part of the traffic police plans to use new technologies that will help reduce accidents while improving traffic flow. The equipment will help monitor traffic and divert vehicles accordingly by using uploaded traffic data that is found online and on mobile phones. The equipment will also assist traffic police in handling traffic accidents much better by using a system that monitors and updates conditions.