HC Deb 01 August 1966 vol 733 c50W
Mr. Garrow

asked the Minister of Transport what will be the cost to Glasgow in setting up the myriad digital computer with associated equipment for use in the forthcoming Glasgow experiment in area traffic control; and what Government grant will be given.

Mr. Swingler

The estimated cost of the experiment, which is under the control of the Road Research Laboratory, is about £500,000, of which £450,000, including £119,000 for the computer, will be met from Government funds. Glasgow Corporation have agreed to provide accommodation for the computer and the services of certain operating' staff, at an estimated cost of £50,000.

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