SWARCO Traffic signs new framework agreement with the University of Warwick
ITS (UK) SWARCO Traffic Ltd has signed a new contract with the University of Warwick to provide leading traffic solutions and smart technologies to manage car park occupancy and deliver leading parking guidance across the entire campus, based on the outskirts of Coventry.
The contract will see SWARCO Traffic supply an initial 42 parking guidance signs to display parking space availability. It will also include seven car park counters and Inductive Loops that record the vehicles entering and exiting the car park, and two full colour matrix RGB signs on campus that indicate events/road closures etc as they occur.
The signs will be managed via SWARCO’s intelligent Zephyr solution that enables messages to be set from anywhere at any time, remotely. The initial project works are expected to be completed by the end of July.
Tony Gillings, Project Manager at SWARCO Traffic, said: “This project is part of ongoing works at the University, and we are proud to further extend our working relationship. Our leading traffic solutions and technologies will help the University to effectively manage its car parks and provide university staff and visitors with the necessary guidance and information they need to park safely and efficiently.”
Founded in 1965, Warwick is one of the UK’s leading universities, regularly featuring in the top ten of all major domestic rankings.