Extensive overloading of trucks on the N2 restricted by dedicated staff who weigh and check trucks for road-worthiness. The Eteza Traffic Control Centre on the N2 in northern KwaZulu-Natal is helping curb the overloading of trucks that has resulted in a marked deterioration in ..
Weigh-in-motion system will enable authorities to effectively monitor heavy vehicles and improve productivity. Technology being introduced by the South African National Roads Agency (SOC) Limited (SANRAL) will revolutionise the way in which overloaded trucks are detected and result ..
System on strategic KwaZulu-Natal road sections provides real-time information to road users on possible obstructions. Motorists using KwaZulu-Natal freeways can make smart decisions to remain safe and avoid congestion, thanks to the implementation of the Freeway Management System (FMS). ..
Road Incident Management System oversees efforts between emergency services and traffic officials during incidents. When a crash occurs on any major road in South Africa, the first priority is to assemble emergency services and traffic management teams ..
‘Average speed’ system encourages adherence to limits on the nation’s roads. The introduction of innovative technology to curb speeding on major highways has resulted in a significant reduction in contraventions. Average Speed over Distance – Asod – is a growing global trend ..
Participants in the annual Concrete Boat Race have just seven days to build a competitive boat. The annual Concrete Boat Race, hosted by the Concrete Society of South Africa (CSSA), is a fun way of introducing ..
Technological developments in improving road safety are leading to newer and better methods of road monitoring. The introduction of a panoramic camera and other new technological developments may soon improve freeway incident detection on South Africa’s ..
Drivers using the automated electronic payment system on the country’s toll roads will enjoy the benefits of an uninterrupted traffic flow and shorter travel times this festive season. Road users on South Africa’s toll road network ..
SANRAL’s i-Traffic system now has new features to help road users plan their journeys better and avoid congestion on the country’s freeways. The New Advanced Traveller Information System, rolled out last month, has already proven its ..
The South African National Roads Agency (SOC) Limited (SANRAL) hosted a workshop for telecommunications service providers. SANRAL gave in-depth information on application processes, regulations and required declarations on fibre-optic cable installations within the agency’s road reserves. ..