Integrated Roadways: The Missouri-Based Company Creates ‘Smart’ Pavement

Kansas City-based Integrated Roadways is a startup company that’s pushing for smart pavement in Missouri and nationwide. Integrated Roadways is proposing to turn our roads into a digital network by connecting drivers to the internet, supporting driverless vehicle technology and providing connectivity between smart cars and tomorrow’s smart cities. The precast concrete sections have embedded digital technology and fiber optic connectivity to transform ordinary roads into smart roads. The company claims to make smart pavement affordable through public-private partnerships, creating roads that generate revenue.

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Integrated Roadways: The Missouri-Based Company Creates ‘Smart’ Pavement

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Date: April 18, 2015 Time: 10:00am