There are two macro-areas in terms of tolling: traditional systems(tolling lanes) and Free Flowsystems (tolling gates). Depending on the architecture of the system, several payment methods can be implemented: advanced solutions, for example ETC (Electronic toll collection, based on OBU/DSRC, TAG/ RFID, NFC, chip cards), Videotolling payments (ANPR) and traditional payments in cash using the self-service mode or via an operator.
advanced payment solutions.
managing several payment methods.
with third-party track systems.
They generally consist of three different sub-systems: the vehicle pre-classification system, the tolling area and the post-classification system which displays the rear license plate, for use in the event of a violation.
The tollis paid at gates placed along the road axis, fitted with smart external devices which detect, identify and classify the vehicle. The Gateway software correlates events, assigns them to a vehicle and sends the data to the central platformfor mangement and toll calculation.