Colorado Prepares to Install ‘Smart Road’ Product by Integrated Roadways
A basket of sensors buried in the pavement will measure the speed, weight, and trajectory of vehicles that pass over it
On 30 August, a startup plans to add its “smart pavement” to an intersection in an industrial corner of Denver, Colorado. The company has encased assorted electronics within four slabs of concrete and will wedge those slabs into the road between a Pepsi Co. bottling plant and two parking lots.
Integrated Roadways says its product, which can deduce the speed, weight, and direction of a vehicle from the basket of sensors buried in the pavement, will