26 May '11, 5am

Motorists raise concern over the proposed new ERP system. #Singapore

Motorists raise concern over the proposed new ERP system. #Singapore

The LTA plans to replace ERP gantries with a satellite-based system. (AFP) The Land Transport Authority (LTA) is looking for new ways to implement the electronic road pricing (ERP) system without the physical infrastructure marked by the existing iconic -- and controversial -- blue-and-white gantries dotting Singapore, but a proposed approach is raising concern among motorists. The LTA on Tuesday awarded tenders for trials to develop the next generation of the ERP system, which will embrace the global navigation satellite system (GNSS), a technology that makes use of satellites to determine the position of a vehicle. The agency said that while the current gantry-based ERP system has served well, congestion will become more extensive and it may become impractical to continue installing ever more physical gantries to manage congestion. Motorists responded to the news unfavou...

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Tenders to develop new ERP system awarded

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sg.news.yahoo.com 29 May '11, 10am

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