Collaborative Research with Sino Parking Services Limited
Dr W.H. Ip, Associate Professor of The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering has initiated a project with Sino Parking Services Limited, a subsidiary of the Sino Group, on a collaborative research project in the design of an intelligent car parking system entitled "The Design of an n-Tier Distributed Business Intelligent Architecture for a Car Park Service System". This project, which includes a feasibility study for conducting site surveys, site testing and pilot implementation, has received funding of one million Hong Kong dollars from Sino Parking Services Limited. The system will enhance parking system efficiency, and provide better customer service by using state-of-the-art architecture which will be used adopted in future car park service systems.