Build Safe, Sustainable, and Smart Infrastructure with Digital and Physical Technologies
Leverage the powerful combination of physical improvements and digital advancements in your upcoming projects to create a smart infrastructure that builds equity in transportation, boosts economic growth, and supports climate responsibility.
Frequently Asked Questions
Smart infrastructure combines physical infrastructure and digital technologies to enable economic competitiveness, drive climate responsibility, and provide more equitable access to public transportation and services for all citizens. This combination—where silicon and software complement concrete and steel—more effectively meets the needs of our modern, information-driven economy today while enabling a path for upgrades over time as technology evolves. Smart infrastructure has the potential to foster unprecedented outcomes such as reduced traffic fatalities, a significant decrease in urban traffic congestion that could save billions of pounds of CO2 emissions 1, and exponential economic growth.
Product and Performance Information
“Technology more effective at managing traffic congestion than building more roads,” London School of Economics and Political Science, May 26, 2020, lse.ac.uk/News/Latest-news-from-LSE/2020/e-May-20/Technology-more-effective-at-managing-traffic-congestion-than-building-more-roads.