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 Cardiff City completes first phase of Smart Parking technology deployment http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newscardiff-city-completes-first-phase-of-smart-parking-technology-deployment-5771130 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newscardiff-city-completes-first-phase-of-smart-parking-technology-deployment-5771130 The Cardiff City Council in Wales, UK has completed the first phase deployment of Smart Parking bay sensor and SmartSpot technology in the city. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT WSDOT to partially ease traffic congestion in Clearview, Washington http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newswsdot-to-partially-ease-traffic-congestion-in-clearview-washington-5771058 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newswsdot-to-partially-ease-traffic-congestion-in-clearview-washington-5771058 The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) in the US will be carrying out road improvement works in Clearview, to partially ease traffic congestion for the drivers travelling on the State Route 9 in Snohomish County. Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Lagiewnicka Route, TOM2 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-lagiewnicka-route-tom2-5770164 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-lagiewnicka-route-tom2-5770164 The Lagiewnicka Route, part of Poland’s Krakow by-pass route, will receive financial aid from the European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego (BGK). Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT GreenRoad Partners and Smith System to offer technology-backed driver behavior training http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsgreenroad-partners-and-smith-system-to-offer-technology-backed-driver-behavior-training-5771051 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsgreenroad-partners-and-smith-system-to-offer-technology-backed-driver-behavior-training-5771051 GreenRoad, a global company that develops driver behavior technology solutions, has partnered with Smith System, a multinational firm that offers collision avoidance driver training, to deliver a solution for in-vehicle driver safety technology as we… Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT New York Governor introduces $70m electric car rebate and outreach initiative http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnew-york-governor-introduces-70m-electric-car-rebate-and-outreach-initiative-5769909 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnew-york-governor-introduces-70m-electric-car-rebate-and-outreach-initiative-5769909 The New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has launched a $70m electric car rebate and an outreach initiative to increase the usage of clean and non-polluting electric car in the city and also encourage and promote carbon emissions reduction in the transport… Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT EBRD loan improves climate resilient roads in Bosnia and Herzegovina http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsebrd-loan-improves-climate-resilient-roads-in-bosnia-and-herzegovina-5770156 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsebrd-loan-improves-climate-resilient-roads-in-bosnia-and-herzegovina-5770156 The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) loan of €65m provided to the state-owned company Roads of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina has helped in developing roads more resilient to floods and other extreme weather events. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Transurban to upgrade Inner City Bypass in Australia http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newstransurban-to-upgrade-inner-city-bypass-in-australia-5769902 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newstransurban-to-upgrade-inner-city-bypass-in-australia-5769902 Transurban Queensland, a global company that provides transportation solutions, has reached an in-principle agreement with the Brisbane City Council to deliver the A$60m ($45.9m) Inner City Bypass (ICB) upgrade project. Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT NWA to carryout $100m road works in Jamaica http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnwa-to-carryout-100m-road-works-in-jamaica-5768821 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnwa-to-carryout-100m-road-works-in-jamaica-5768821 The National Works Agency (NWA) in Jamaica has revealed that it will be spending nearly $100m to carry out patch works across several corridors at various locations in the country including St. Catherine, Kingston, St. Andrew and St. Thomas. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT TomTom and GEVAS software enable traffic management in Frankfurt and Düsseldorf http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newstomtom-and-gevas-software-enable-traffic-management-in-frankfurt-and-dsseldorf-5768897 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newstomtom-and-gevas-software-enable-traffic-management-in-frankfurt-and-dsseldorf-5768897 TomTom (TOM2), a global company that manufactures navigation and mapping products, has revealed that its live traffic data system has been selected by Frankfurt and Düsseldorf traffic management centres in Germany. Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Kraków bypass construction receives EIB and BGK financial assistance http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newskrakw-bypass-construction-receives-eib-and-bgk-financial-assistance-5768811 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newskrakw-bypass-construction-receives-eib-and-bgk-financial-assistance-5768811 The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego (BGK), a Polish development bank have agreed to finance contracts for the construction of the Łagiewnicka Route, a part of the Kraków inner southern bypass road, as well as a new … Wed, 22 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Australia to open revamped CityLink road next month http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsaustralia-to-open-revamped-citylink-road-next-month-5767809 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsaustralia-to-open-revamped-citylink-road-next-month-5767809 The Government of Australia is set to open the extended CityLink road in Melbourne on 1 April this year, with the widening work on the lane about to finish. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT UK DfT announces funding for hydrogen vehicles and infrastructure http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsuk-dft-announces-funding-for-hydrogen-vehicles-and-infrastructure-5767867 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsuk-dft-announces-funding-for-hydrogen-vehicles-and-infrastructure-5767867 The UK Department for Transport (DfT) has announced £23m in funding for hydrogen vehicles and infrastructure. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT New York Governor announces $1.8bn project to transform South Bronx http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnew-york-governor-announces-18bn-project-to-transform-south-bronx-5767885 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnew-york-governor-announces-18bn-project-to-transform-south-bronx-5767885 New York (NY) Governor Andrew Cuomo has revealed details of the $1.8bn project, which will see the transformation of the South Bronx region with the reconstruction of the Bruckner-Sheridan interchange. Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Dubai's RTA invests $227.3m on internal roads http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdubais-rta-invests-2273m-on-internal-roads-5766867 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdubais-rta-invests-2273m-on-internal-roads-5766867 Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has completed construction work on internal roads in 16 residential areas. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Highways England’s multi-million pound investment for road improvements http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshighways-englands-multi-million-pound-investment-for-road-improvements-5766238 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshighways-englands-multi-million-pound-investment-for-road-improvements-5766238 Highways England (HE) has announced a multi-million pound investment for the road improvements, which would create nearly 11,000 jobs, as well as open new development opportunities for nearly 4,000 homes. Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Econolite and Savari to accelerate V2I applications deployment http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newseconolite-group-and-savari-to-accelerate-v2i-applications-deployment-5766239 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newseconolite-group-and-savari-to-accelerate-v2i-applications-deployment-5766239 Econolite Group, a global company that offers Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) and traffic management solutions, has finalised negotiations with US-based technology firm Savari to speed up deployment of vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2I) applica… Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT PORR acquires Heijmans Oevermann in Germany http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsporr-acquires-heijmans-oevermann-in-germany-5765707 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsporr-acquires-heijmans-oevermann-in-germany-5765707 PORR, a wholly owned subsidiary of PORR Deutschland, has acquired German construction company Heijmans Oevermann for €60m. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Flex and Savari, TomTom (TOM2) http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-flex-and-savari-tomtom-tom2-5765205 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-flex-and-savari-tomtom-tom2-5765205 Nova Scotia’s Highway 102 has received a joint federal-provincial funding of C$28m ($20.8m) from the Governments of Canada and Nova Scotia. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT MNDOT to begin I-94 project from Minneapolis to Brooklyn Center http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsmndot-to-begin-i-94-project-from-minneapolis-to-brooklyn-center-5765700 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsmndot-to-begin-i-94-project-from-minneapolis-to-brooklyn-center-5765700 The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MNDOT) in the US has announced that construction works on Interstate 94 from Nicollet Avenue in Minneapolis to Shingle Creek Parkway in Brooklyn Center will begin from 20 March. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT Miovision includes IoT connectivity to Scout Platform http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsmiovision-includes-iot-connectivity-to-scout-platform-5765689 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsmiovision-includes-iot-connectivity-to-scout-platform-5765689 Miovision, a global company that develops traffic systems technology, has included Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity for its Scout Platform. Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMT