TMC Automated Vehicle Operations Functional Area


Remotely controls Automated Highway Systems (AHS) in the field by providing AHS use and lane-changing parameters; could also be used for automated vehicle control through work zones.

Included In

TxDOT District Traffic Management Center

Functional Requirements

1The center shall remotely control automated vehicle system field elements, by providing lane changing parameters, parameters for determination of vehicle suitability for particular automated lanes, and other control information required for automated highway operation.
2The center shall maintain a log of all automated vehicle check-in and check-out transactions received from the field elements regardless of whether they are successful or not.