|Joint Research for Developing and Updating Large-Scale Road Maps|
|From 2013 to 2015||Concluded|
|Shingo Mawatari, ITS Research Fellow / Ryuichi IMAI, NILIM/MLIT|
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.
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
Digital map, Road structure data