Successful implementation of an intelligent GPS-based toll system in Belgium, completed in less than two years.
For all trucks with a gross vehicle weight rating exceeding 3.5 tons. Migration to a sustainable and fair toll system. 600,000 vehicle devices supplied. Approximately 130,000 vehicles subject to toll charges per working day. System facilitates toll collection on 154,000 kilometers of road. Over 120 service points in five countries. EETS-compliant (European Electronic Tolling Service).
Trends & drivers
The Large-scale project was quickly transformed into an operational system
Fair system based on a user-pays principle. A more sustainable and more honest traffic taxation system.
Vehicles charged via distance-controlled tolling (without toll stations), to promote uncongested traffic. From an idea to a fully operating system in less than two years.
The solution & USPs
Implementation of an intelligent tolling system for trucks on April 1, 2016
Concept, development and maintenance of the IT systems based on many years of experience in the toll collection field
Establishment of operating company Satellic NV with shareholding by T-Systems (76 percent)
Registration and equipping trucks with devices
Operation of an intelligent tolling system for at least 12 years
Successful large-scale project: implementation of a functioning tolling system in record-breaking time
Satellic was the first authorized operator for collecting toll on behalf of the regions in Belgium. From April 1st 2016, all heavy goods vehicles of more than 3.5 tonnes in Belgium must have a working on-board unit (OBU).