Studies have found that drivers spend anywhere between 5 to 20 minutes searching for parking in urban districts around the world. Their studies have shown that up to 30% of traffic in urban areas is a result of drivers circling the block in search of that elusive parking spot. With over half of the world’s population living in our largest cities, municipalities and parking operators should be looking for intelligent parking solutions to solve this painful parking experience.

TwistHDM created Limelight to be the smartest, most reliable and easily implemented lighting control solution on the planet. After delivering energy and maintenance savings along with safety improvements to parking garage owners for the past decade; Limelight sensors have been adapted to communicate parking space availability to any user through their smart phone app.

LimelightIQ is a google cloud based platform that can be accessed by anyone to gain visibility into the capacity of the local parking garages using Limelight. The technology allows the user to minimize time searching for an open spot, and highlights the nearest available option, while retaining vehicle location in the garage to streamline departure.

Limelight strives to be a system that enhances overall user experience. LimelightIQ is an extension of this system that gives parking garage owners and operators a way to connect with the end user and reduce the frustration and delays typically associated with the urban parking experience.