Smart Parking Spaces Put into Use in Changsha County
A total of 1,768 smart parking spaces on Changsha County’s 21 road sections were put into use on July 1. They will help improve parking space utilization rate through electronic information management, parking hints, and on-site parking guidance.
Guideline for “5G+” New Infrastructure Released
The Changsha Economic Development Zone released its Guideline for “5G+” New Infrastructure Construction on May 29. The guideline, prepared by the China Academy of Information and Communications Technology, is China’s first systematic document on industrial application scenarios of 5G based on local industrial characteristics.
Changsha Speeds up Building “Child-friendly City”
Changsha held a special activity on May 31 to mark the International Children's Day, which falls on June 1. An initiative for children was launched simultaneously. It called for the whole society to establish the development concept of "putting children first, children equality and participation” and speed up the building of a “Child-friendly City”.
World’s First “Tesla” Truck Crane Debuts in Changsha
On May 7, a 25-ton purely electric powered truck crane rolled off the production line at the Zoomlion Quantang Industrial Park in Changsha. It is the world’s first of its kind, reputed as a “Tesla” of constriction machinery.
Smart Bus Route Opens in Central China
A smart line ensuring bus priority by controlling the duration of traffic lights opened last week in Changsha, the capital city of central China's Hunan province. The 15-km line 315, with 10 buses and 28 stations, has 24 intersections along the way, said Xu Hu, senior director of the Changsha Intelligent Driving Institute and chief engineer of the smart bus line project.
Self-driving Taxi Service Promotes Smart Travel
Liu Xinlin, 22, experienced her first ride in a self-driving taxi in Changsha, capital of central China's Hunan Province. "The taxi drove very smoothly by itself, and the safety supervisor and technician sitting in the front basically didn't have any manual control of it," said Liu after a 10-minute-long test ride. "The taxi passed through three or four intersections and it was a safe ride without any unexpected situations."