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RoadSavvy: Putting Maps to Work

Web maps are cool and handy, but more importantly they can be productivity tools for companies trying to build a competitive edge in today's market!  RoadSavvy mapping data does this by enhancing maps with additional information that businesses can use to route commerical vehicles efficiently, effectively, and legally - whether using truck routes, truck points of interest (POI), or road segment speed limits to ensure drivers are following the law.

RoadSavvy Speed Limits

This is a REST web service API for obtaining the posted speed limit data for a given latitude and longitude on a road segment. The API supports both XML and JSON protocols. 

Features include: 

  • Nearest speed limit value(s) , road functional class and road name
  • Functional class 1-4 in US and 1-2 in Canada
    • 1 – Interstates
    • 2 – Freeways
    • 3 – Major surface streets (not available in Canada)
    • 4 – Other surface streets (not available in Canada)
  • Distance from road center to lat/long position.

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RoadSavvy Truck Routing

This is a REST web service API for calculating truck routes and obtaining driving directions. The API supports both XML and JSON protocols. RoadSavvy Truck Routing supports up to 100 stops per route, and can be used alone or combined with OnTerra’s RouteSavvy APIs to create optimized truck routes.

Features include: 

  • Road type
  • Direction of traffic flow (one-way, two-way, divided highway)
  • Road condition
  • Network classifications (Functional Classes)
  • Blocked passages
  • Special restrictions
  • Restricted maneuvers
  • Toll roads
  • Speed categories
  • Build up areas
  • Legal restrictions for trucks (No trucks allowed, Turn restrictions for trucks)
  • Physical restrictions for Trucks (Weight, Height, Width and Length)
  • Hazmat restrictions for trucks (All trucks with hazardous goods forbidden, All trucks with explosive and inflammable, goods forbidden, All trucks with natural goods)
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RoadSavvy Transport Data

OnTerra's Transport Data represents premium road datasets for transportation and logistics companies with coverage in the US and Canada. Data is available in Geospatial Information Systems (GIS) and SQL Server spatial formats, and data updates are available quarterly. 

Features include: 

  • Mile Marker Information
  • Dock Locations
  • Truck Speed Limits
  • Truck Points of Interest
    • Truck Stop/Plaza
    • Weigh Station
    • Truck Dealership
    • Truck Parking
  • Warning Information specific to trucks (High wind, etc.) 
  • Truck routing attributes data (if you have your own routing engine).
    • Height, weight, length restrictions/information – This information could be overlaid on the map or integrated in to a routing engine of your choosing.
    • HAZMAT – Preferred and Restricted – This also could be overlaid on the map or integrated into a routing engine.
  • Elevation Data
  • Zip/postal code boundaries and centroids

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