Profiles In Success:
SMART CONES MONITOR TRAFFIC
You can bet that not many of the more than 30,000 drivers making their way through the
traditional traffic jams to the Rose Bowl football game in Pasadena, Calif. on New Year’s Day
noticed the highway cones along the route.After all, everyone is familiar with those ubiquitous
bright orange-and-white barrels that are placed along roadways to mark construction zones,
accidents, detours and the like. But some of these cones were special.They were stuffed
full of high-tech sensors that..