Travel and Transportation

Transport Department:
Transport Information System

Company profile

The Transport Department is the authority for administering the Road Traffic Ordinance and legislation for the management of road traffic, regulation of public transport services, operation of major transport infrastructures, licensing of drivers and vehicles, promotion of road safety, as well as planning for the future.

Challenges

Transport Department needed to modernize its existing Transport Information System (TIS) to enable more efficient processing of a vast amount of traffic and transport data, streamline day-to-day operations and synchronize with the HKSAR Government’s smart city initiative.

We are honored to be the digital transformation partner of the Transport Department to create an efficient and effective solution that provides more informed choices to the road users with access to real-time information and enhance the utilization of existing transport infrastructure. It is part of our continuous focus on making Hong Kong a leading smart city. This contract award reflects our proven expertise in building highly-sophisticated IT systems integrated with innovative technologies to generate value for clients.

Mr. Ramez Younan

Managing Director
PCCW Solutions Limited

Solutions

Riding on the successful implementation of the first TIS a decade ago, PCCW Solutions was selected to design, implement and maintain the advanced TIS. The new TIS will make use of the latest information technology to process both textual and spatial data integrated with Geographic Information System for managing traffic flow, enabling real-time traffic condition predictions in Hong Kong. The general public can access to traffic and transport information in real-time through the government portals.

Value created

The intelligent transport system provides more informed choices to road users with access to real-time information and enhances the utilization of existing transport infrastructure as well as citizen experience. The real-time traffic condition predictions improve the mobility of Hong Kong, making Hong Kong a leading smart city.