“One system for two types of objects, interactively developed and shared in the entire network”, through the construction of real-time sensing network for point-to-point road parking space, provide parking status information and road parking availability information, guide the driver to find an empty parking space, thus reducing difficulty in finding a parking space due to lack of information and saving the drivers’ time, realizing digitalization of urban parking resources; build interconnected on-road and off-road parking management, information sharing and electronic payment platform and promote smart mobile APP to effectively change confusion in charge management; build intelligent static traffic information decision-making and data service center, improve parking service efficiency and reduce road occupation and ease urban traffic congestion.
Significance of the system
1) All the citizens can experience the smart city through parking guidance and smart travelling
The system can provide information of all on-road parking spaces in the city in real time and offer the citizens “all-area without dead angle” parking guidance and “people-oriented” parking reservation service so that they can enjoy the parking services through automatic electronic payment, cash payment, card swiping payment and other payment methods.
2) Activate scarce parking resources and build an intelligent static traffic network
The system can improve utilization rate of parking resources and reasonably allocate on-road and off-road parking resources through the price leverage; dynamically adjust parking resources supply through staggered parking hours and flexible pricing; guide electronic payment and self-service payment through negotiation with different banks and relevant companies.
3) Solve various problems in urban on-road parking management and realize intelligent parking management
The system can provide real-time parking information to reduce difficulty in parking;
Solve disorder in parking charge and realize reasonable pricing and evidence collection and effective supervision; realize comprehensive intelligent management of parking service, parking space regulation and income & expense settlement to ultimately improve the city’s parking management level and its image, and realize barrier-free urban traffic.
4) Assist the public security in striking down vehicle theft and robbery crime
Vehicle information data collected by the charging terminal can be compared with data of city vehicle management “Skynet”, vehicle administration office and traffic enforcement later to detect vehicles associated with fake plate, robbery, scrapping, hit-and-run, inspection expiration, unlicensed taxi, crime or pending violations or other abnormal situations in a timely manner, and promptly assist the public security in performing traffic enforcement.
Introduction of Derivative Industry Competitive Advantages
The citizens may scan two-dimensional code on a billboard or advertising media set in a parking road section in downtown area to download “Parking App” and join the parking software platform users group. The user may register on the platform with his/her license plate number and bind with his/her bank card or Alipay.
Benefit No. 1: Insurance discount
Click on the “Buy Insurance” menu in the home page of “Parking APP” to view the discount and promotion in the "mobile shops" of the insurance companies (with which we have established cooperation relationship); the user may get “one-year parking service all over the city for free” if buying a high-grade vehicle insurance (the parking expense, of course, is paid by us, the operating company).
Benefit No. 2: Parking Guidance Reservation
Click on the “Parking Guidance” menu in the home page of “Parking APP” to search for “free parking lot” or “affordable parking lot” nearby according to personal requirements and view parking spaces in real time.
Benefit No. 3: Packing reservation discount
Click on the “Packing Space Reservation” menu in the home page of “Parking APP” to “buy or reserve parking space” where you usually park to enjoy 20%-40% discounts (Because employment costs and financial risk management are saved in purchase through mobile Internet.)
Benefit No. 4: Easy parking charge and discounts
When the car arrives at the parking space, the driver activates “Parking App” on the mobile phone and the system starts recording parking duration, then the driver may make prepayment for parking and click on “OK” button to confirm starting time of parking; when the car leaves, the “End of parking” interface will automatically pop out on the software and the charge will be automatically deducted from the account. The system automatically completes the reminding and other operations with no manual efforts, thus greatly reducing the costs. – The payment operation is monitored by the roadside charging inspector with an enforcement device.