Managed Motorways: Transporting Benefits from Melbourne to Denver

The Smart 25 Managed Motorways Pilot Project in Colorado represents the first application in North America of the coordinated and adaptive ramp metering system from the managed motorways approach in Melbourne, Australia.


Figure 1 -  The M1 Freeway on approach to Melbourne’s city centre.  The M1 was the focus of the managed motorway development and deployment in the early to mid 2000's.