(April 24, 2012) iPavement, the Intelligent Pavement with WiFi and Bluetooth
* VIA INTELIGENTE, pioneer in the manufacture of intelligent pavements, presents iPavement as a standard product that uses the street as a platform.
* Its international presentation will take place in Dubai at The International Building & Construction Show, The Big 5.
iPavement™ will be manufactured in Spain by VIA INTELIGENTE from June 2012. It will be the new generation of intelligent pavement, with an operative system, Apps and sensors will provide the streets with functionalities and communications for the city’s inhabitants.
iPavement, through VIACITIES OS, integrates services such as plans of cities and public transport, leisure, virtual libraries, business promotions, in addition to access to the Internet and information about the main events in the city. This is possible by using WiFi wireless technology and Bluetooth to send messages directly to mobile phones and tablets, in accordance with the “Intelligent Environments Pavement Standard.”
It has two formats – Classic and Accessible, the latter of which fulfils the regulation of universal accessibility, and is foot-sensitive (grooved) for the blind or the visually impaired.