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Freeway Traffic Management System
also called Compass

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  1. Incident Detection algorithms have also been widely used throughout the COMPASS-enabled area of Southern Ontario, Canada. COMPASS is the Freeway Traffic Management System (FTMS) run by the Ontario Ministry of Transportation

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 30, 2008
  2. Detectors are typically located as double-loop detectors embedded in the pavement every 500m along the province's major expressways

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 30, 2008
  3. a traffic management system in Canada

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 30, 2008
  4. -enabled highways include Highway 401 (one of the highest-volume highways in the world), as well as the Queen Elizabeth Way (or QEW), and Highway 417 (the Queensway) in Ottawa

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  5. The primary algorithm used by the Ministry is known as the McMaster algorithm, designed by Professor Fred Hall of McMaster University, in Hamilton, Ontario

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  6. Research on new algorithm developments and evaluations is performed at the ITS Centre and Testbed (ICAT), at the Civil Engineering department of the University of Toronto

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