Tolplan is an independent South African company of professional engineers and financial and information technology professionals who offer a variety of specialized toll road management and engineering consulting and information technology services. The full-time core personnel of the company amounts to about 40.
The mission of Tolplan is to provide innovative, comprehensive and cost-effective toll consulting services and solutions to toll authorities and concessionaires.
To achieve these services, several innovative approaches are used, including:
Tolplan also have great experience in the creative application of non-stop electronic toll collection technology to achieve a reduction of toll-related capital, operating and maintenance costs and/or a toll plaza capacity increase.
The company has been responsible for the formulation of national ETC standards in Greece and South Africa and is currently assisting Transit New Zealand with the planning and implementation of a proposed free flow ETC system with a countrywide toll customer and management system.
The expertise of Tolplan also extends to cost-effective conceptual detailed design of control centres with centralised remote supervision of satellite plazas by using technological aids such as voice, video and data communication by means of fibre-optic or other links (instead of independent toll plazas with multiple supervisory staff and facilities).
A toll facilities operational philosophy and plan, taking into consideration traffic, toll collection, information, financial and maintenance management, is prepared as the point of departure for all facility design.
The services rendered since 1982 in the field of toll roads, both in South Africa and internationally, by Tolplan cover all phases of toll projects from the project viability phase through the implementation phase to the operational phase and include:
All these services and the overall project management, co-ordination and integration of the various disciplines involved in toll roads are still being offered by Tolplan.
Tolplan have considerable international experience having been involved in toll projects in Europe, Africa, Asia and South America.
Tolplan (Pty) Ltd
Corner of The Rand and Kiepersol Roads
Contact: W Pienaar
Tel: +27 12 369 7600
Fax: +27 12 369 7700