Operational partnerships

Successful operational partnerships between key players and major stakeholders is an essential requirement for Intelligent Transport Systems. This work requires an in-depth analysis of where responsibility rests for control decisions and what the needs are for data sharing and information exchange.

It is necessary to work with the lead agency closely associated with promoting the ITS project or service. Because ITS technology offers new and greater opportunities for integrated deployment and inter-agency working, development of ITS services often requires the creation of new business units which cut across the traditional lines of responsibility between agencies.