Taking the heat out of driving through tunnels

Firth, Niall
August 2005
Engineer (00137758);8/22/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7682, p12
Reports on the development a telematics system a project team including Fiat and Renault to prevent the type of accidents in major road tunnels that can lead to catastrophic fires. Creation of an on-board integrated unit that can be used by all vehicles; Use of radar to monitor the relative position vehicles inside the tunnel; Recommendation of speed and safety distances.


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