GIS Application in Transportation Planning
Get from point A to point B hassle-free
Use location-based data to determine the most efficient routes for your deliveries.
Identify regulatory and physical restrictions with GIS transportation data
HERE Trucks, with the help of a routing software, makes it easier to pinpoint routes in which physical restrictions and obstacles can impact speed and efficiency. With multiple attributes to choose from such as physical and legal truck restrictions, prohibited hazardous materials or environmental zones, you can more easily pinpoint the routes where certain regulations established by the department of transportation apply. With the help of web based spatial data, you can identify routes that cross certain state or county lines.
There are a ton of utilities to this spatial technology in the world of transportation, and you can find out more by reading our blog post.
HERE Traffic Solutions
Delight your customers by delivering to them on time
Customers have very high expectations when it comes to last mile delivery, and it becomes increasingly difficult for retailers to make transportation improvements and meet those expectations. Using historical traffic data enables you to make the transportation planning process as seamless as possible. You can calculate the best routes that allow you to make deliveries in the least amount of time and the shortest distance traveled, thus reducing delivery time and costs. Additionally, with real-time data, you’re able to readjust to find alternate routes, on-the-fly, when unplanned incidents or road closures happen, keeping the customer satisfied.
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HERE Speed Limits
Accurately estimate travel time and make the road safer for your drivers
With HERE Speed Limits, fleet managers can create average route times based on the fastest path or the shortest distance using speed limits route optimization. You can also monitor the average vehicle driving speed compared to the posted speed limit to address unsafe driving. Improving fleet management isn’t always the easiest task to tackle.
We’ve gathered a few important tips that can help you decide about opting for GIS data here!