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West Midlands 5G creates GBP 1.6 mln fund for development of 5G transport services

Thursday 3 June 2021 | 10:43 CET | News
West Midlands 5G (WM5G) and Transport for West Midlands (TfWM), under the West Midlands Combined authority (WMCA), have created a GBP 1.6 million fund to promote the development and deployment of 5G systems to help improve road, rail and bus services across the region. Six projects have received funding, ranging from autonomous information robots at Birmingham New Street station, to services using smart camera systems to help manage overcrowding on buses. Others include the use of connected technology and smart sensors to quickly identify track and power line defects on the region's rail and

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