Digital Roadmaps

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Digital Roadmaps
Joint Research for Developing and Updating Large-Scale Road Maps
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General information
Study
Japan NILIM
From 2013 to 2015 Concluded
Contact
Japanese Only
Shingo Mawatari, ITS Research Fellow / Ryuichi IMAI, NILIM/MLIT

Keypoints

Key findings of the study include:

  • On expressways, detailed road structure map data of 1/500 to 1/1000 scale, which is called the fundamental geospatial data of road (FGDR) have been compiled.
  • Road structure data (road centerline, lane markings, center dividing strips, etc.) are incorporated into the safety applications of vehicle.

Outcomes

Related Projects

Partners

TOYOTA MOTOR CORPORATION, NISSAN MOTOR CO.,LTD., ZENRIN CO., LTD., PASCO CORPORATION, NTT GEOSPACE CORPORATION, Asia Air Survey co., ltd., Informatix Incorporated, WESCO co., ltd., & Okayama University of Science, Hanshin Expressway Company Limited, JAPAN DIGITAL ROAD MAP ASSOCIATION, Road Administration Information Center


Budget / Funding

Keywords

Digital map, Road structure data