New News information at Road Traffic Technology New and updated information from News listed on www.roadtraffic-technology.com http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/ en-us http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/ New News information at Road Traffic Technology http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Queensland to invest in Centenary Highway upgrade http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsqueensland-to-invest-in-centenary-highway-upgrade-5929891 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsqueensland-to-invest-in-centenary-highway-upgrade-5929891 Queensland Government in Australia is planning to upgrade the Sumners Road Interchange on Centenary Highway with an investment of A$65m ($52.1m). Tue, 19 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Inrix joins World Economic Forum to support autonomous vehicle deployment http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsinrix-joins-world-economic-forum-to-support-autonomous-vehicle-deployment-5930219 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsinrix-joins-world-economic-forum-to-support-autonomous-vehicle-deployment-5930219 Connected car services provider Inrix has joined the World Economic Forum to help support planning and deployment of autonomous vehicles (AVs) worldwide. Tue, 19 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT California passes clean air bills to reduce emission levels http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newscalifornia-legislatures-clean-air-initiative-to-reduce-emissions-levels-5929956 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newscalifornia-legislatures-clean-air-initiative-to-reduce-emissions-levels-5929956 California has passed a number of bills totalling $895m in funding to tackle air pollution in the US state, with $180m allocated towards the Clean Bus and Truck programme that encourages low-NOx natural gas engines. Tue, 19 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Hamburg partners with HERE to share data for improved traffic flow http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshamburg-partners-with-here-to-share-data-for-improved-traffic-flow-5929011 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshamburg-partners-with-here-to-share-data-for-improved-traffic-flow-5929011 The Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg, Germany, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with global mapping and location services provider HERE Technologies to share data for enabling safe, fluid and emission-reduced traffic flow. Mon, 18 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT UK to open first phase of A1 improvement scheme http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsuk-to-open-first-phase-of-a1-improvement-scheme-5928991 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsuk-to-open-first-phase-of-a1-improvement-scheme-5928991 The UK Government will open the first phase of the North East's A1 improvement scheme to traffic on 22 September. Mon, 18 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT City of Chula Vista to use Trafficware’s SynchroGreen adaptive signal technology http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newscity-of-chula-vista-to-use-trafficwares-synchrogreen-adaptive-signal-technology-5929030 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newscity-of-chula-vista-to-use-trafficwares-synchrogreen-adaptive-signal-technology-5929030 The City of Chula Vista in Southern California, US, has selected Trafficware’s SynchroGreen adaptive signal technology in order to provide smart signalling systems at intersections across the region. Mon, 18 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT DPWH and JICA to develop new plan for road network in Philippines http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdpwh-and-jica-to-develop-second-phase-of-hsh-network-development-master-plan-5927381 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdpwh-and-jica-to-develop-second-phase-of-hsh-network-development-master-plan-5927381 The Philippines Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) have agreed to develop a master plan for construction of a new road network throughout the Philippines.  Sun, 17 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Canada and Ontario to invest in three traffic flow improvement projects http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newscanada-and-ontario-investment-to-improve-traffic-flow-and-safety-in-northwest-ontario-5927386 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newscanada-and-ontario-investment-to-improve-traffic-flow-and-safety-in-northwest-ontario-5927386 The governments of Canada and Ontario have agreed to jointly invest in three projects on Highway 11/17, a key link in the Trans-Canada Highway system connecting the province's northern and southern areas.  Sun, 17 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Queensland completes first major structure on Gateway Upgrade North project http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsqueensland-completes-first-major-structure-on-gateway-upgrade-north-project-5927373 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsqueensland-completes-first-major-structure-on-gateway-upgrade-north-project-5927373 Australia's Queensland Government has opened Nudgee Road Bridge, the first structure completed on the A$1.142bn ($913m) Gateway Upgrade North project. Sun, 17 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Peru’s Gambetta Tunnel completes testing http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsperus-gambetta-tunnel-starts-final-operation-5926685 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsperus-gambetta-tunnel-starts-final-operation-5926685 Peru's Gambetta Tunnel has completed its trial run, with operations set to start shortly.  Thu, 14 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT ABB to provide SCADA and EAM software to TPG http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsabb-to-provide-scada-and-eam-software-to-tpg-5926698 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsabb-to-provide-scada-and-eam-software-to-tpg-5926698 ABB has received an order from Geneva's operator Transports Publics Genevois (TPG) to provide a solution comprising a supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) system and enterprise asset management (EAM) software. Thu, 14 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Willdan Group, Sturgeon Electric Company, Strabag International http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-willdan-group-sturgeon-electric-company-strabag-international-5926316 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-willdan-group-sturgeon-electric-company-strabag-international-5926316 MYRGroup subsidiary Sturgeon Electric Company has been selected by Kiewit Meridiam Partners (KMP) to provide electrical construction services for the $1.2bn Central 70 Project in Denver, Colorado, US. Thu, 14 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT TTS and Siemens to advance connected vehicle deployment http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newstts-and-siemens-to-advance-connected-vehicle-deployment-5926692 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newstts-and-siemens-to-advance-connected-vehicle-deployment-5926692 Traffic Technology Services (TTS) and Siemens USA have finalised an agreement to expand the partner network to support connected and autonomous vehicle operations near signalised intersections. Thu, 14 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Siemens receives traffic management contract for Northern Ireland http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newssiemens-secures-contract-from-department-for-infrastructure-in-northern-ireland-5925725 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newssiemens-secures-contract-from-department-for-infrastructure-in-northern-ireland-5925725 Siemens has secured a contract from the Northern Ireland Department for Infrastructure (DfI) to provide improved signal solutions, as well as maintain traffic management equipment over four years. Wed, 13 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT US DoT and NHTSA unveil new guidance for automated driving systems http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsus-dot-and-nhtsa-unveils-new-automated-driving-systems-guidance-5925741 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsus-dot-and-nhtsa-unveils-new-automated-driving-systems-guidance-5925741 The US Department of Transportation (DoT) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) have released new federal guidance for states and industries engaged in the development of automated driving systems (ADS).  Wed, 13 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT NXP unveils new single-chip secure vehicle-to-X platform http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnxp-unveils-new-single-chip-secure-vehicle-to-x-platform-5925582 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnxp-unveils-new-single-chip-secure-vehicle-to-x-platform-5925582 Dutch manufacturer NXP Semiconductors has expanded its vehicle-to-everything communications (V2X) product lineup with the next-generation RoadLINK solution.  Wed, 13 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT New York completes $20.1m pavement restoration project in Steuben County http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnew-york-government-completes-201m-pavement-restoration-project-in-steuben-county-5924373 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnew-york-government-completes-201m-pavement-restoration-project-in-steuben-county-5924373 The New York Government has completed a $20.1m pavement restoration project, which covered a 5.7-mile section of Interstate 390 between the towns of Wayland and Cohocton in Steuben County. Tue, 12 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Toyota develops hybrid navigation and voice recognition functions http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newstoyota-develops-hybrid-navigation-and-voice-recognition-functions-5923956 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newstoyota-develops-hybrid-navigation-and-voice-recognition-functions-5923956 Toyota Motor (TMC) has created new hybrid navigation and voice recognition functions, which operate through a combination of Cloud and on-board computing. Tue, 12 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Ashghal opens first phase of Olympic Intersection in Qatar http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsashghal-opens-first-phase-of-olympic-intersection-in-qatar-5922451 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsashghal-opens-first-phase-of-olympic-intersection-in-qatar-5922451 Qatar’s Public Works Authority Ashghal has officially opened the first phase of the Olympic Intersection project, which included converting a major roundabout into a signal-controlled intersection.  Mon, 11 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT DPWH to build three bypass roads in Iloilo, Philippines http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdpwh-to-build-three-by-pass-roads-in-iloilo-philippines-5922468 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdpwh-to-build-three-by-pass-roads-in-iloilo-philippines-5922468 The Philippines Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is planning to build three major bypass road projects in Passi City, and the towns of Zaraga, and Barotac Nuevo. 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