Road Traffic Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the www.roadtraffic-technology.com web site http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/ en-us http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/ Road Traffic Technology-Updates http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Ennis-Flint Offers Long-Term High-Friction Surfacing Solutions http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/road_marking/prismo2/presslong-term-high-friction-surfacing-solutions.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/road_marking/prismo2/presslong-term-high-friction-surfacing-solutions.html Ennis-Flint, one of the world leading suppliers and manufacturers of road marking materials, continues to lead the industry by providing long-term solutions for traffic safety. Tue, 30 Aug 2016 13:16:00 GMT Neural Lab Announces New Version of its Vehicle Plate Automatic Reader http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/detection/neural-labs/pressnew-version-vehicle-plate-automatic-reader.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/detection/neural-labs/pressnew-version-vehicle-plate-automatic-reader.html Neural Labs has unveiled the seventh version of its Vehicle Plate Automatic Reader (VPAR). Tue, 30 Aug 2016 11:31:00 GMT UK’s Balfour Beatty contracted for first phase of Perth Transport Futures Project http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsuks-balfour-beatty-contracted-for-first-phase-of-perth-transport-futures-project-4990793 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsuks-balfour-beatty-contracted-for-first-phase-of-perth-transport-futures-project-4990793 UK-based infrastructure group Balfour Beatty has secured a £35m contract from Perth and Kinross Council for the first phase of the Perth Transport Futures Project in Scotland. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT US DoT plans to equip large commercial vehicles with speed limiting devices http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsus-dot-plans-to-equip-large-commercial-vehicles-with-speed-limiting-devices-4991350 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsus-dot-plans-to-equip-large-commercial-vehicles-with-speed-limiting-devices-4991350 The US Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) have proposed to equip heavy-duty vehicles on the US roadways with speed limiting devices. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Newpark secures contract from UK Forestry Commission http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnewpark-secures-contract-from-uk-forestry-commission-4990261 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnewpark-secures-contract-from-uk-forestry-commission-4990261 Newpark Solutions, a UK-based parking solutions provider, has secured a contract from the UK Forestry Commission,to install 40 Fusion ticketless pay-on-foot parking systems across woods and forests in UK. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Central American Bank for Economic Integration, SICE http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-central-american-bank-for-economic-integration-sice-4988796 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-central-american-bank-for-economic-integration-sice-4988796 As part of improvements to the Rio Blanco highway in Matiguas, Nicaragua, the Government of Nicaragua has announced work costing $58.7m, which will be funded by the Central American Bank for Economic Integration (CABEI). Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Indra to develop smart traffic management projects in Algeria http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsindra-to-develop-smart-traffic-management-projects-in-algeria-4989724 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsindra-to-develop-smart-traffic-management-projects-in-algeria-4989724 Indra and SICE, two Spanish technology companies, have become part of a public-private partnership that will execute various projects in Algeria with the overall objective to modernise the country’s traffic management and urban lighting systems. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Winona Bridge Rehabilitation Project, Minnesota http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/projects/winona-bridge-rehabilitation-project-minnesota/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/projects/winona-bridge-rehabilitation-project-minnesota/ The Winona Bridge Rehabilitation Project is a two-bridge solution that includes the rehabilitation of the existing bridge and the construction of a new permanent bridge upstream. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Syncromatics to deploy real-time signage for Los Angeles Metro http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newssyncromatics-to-deploy-real-time-signage-for-los-angeles-metro-4990068 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newssyncromatics-to-deploy-real-time-signage-for-los-angeles-metro-4990068 Syncromatics, a US-based developer of Intelligent Transportation Systems, has secured a contract from The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) to deploy real-time signage. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Sensys Gatso Group gets order for traffic safety systems from MENA customer http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newssensys-gatso-group-gets-order-for-traffic-safety-systems-from-mena-customer-4988187 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newssensys-gatso-group-gets-order-for-traffic-safety-systems-from-mena-customer-4988187 Sensys Gatso Group, a global manufacturer of traffic safety solutions, has secured an order for traffic safety systems from a customer in the Middle East North Africa (MENA) region. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT MassDOT to deploy All Electronic Tolling on Interstate 90 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsmassdot-to-deploy-all-electronic-tolling-on-interstate-90-4989125 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsmassdot-to-deploy-all-electronic-tolling-on-interstate-90-4989125 The Board of Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) in the US has decided to demolish all of the Interstate 90 (I-90) toll plazas by the end of next year, to instal All Electronic Tolling (AET) along I-90. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Mobileye partners with Delphi for SAE Level 4/5 Automated Driving Solution http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsmobileye-partners-with-delphi-for-sae-level-45-automated-driving-solution-4988502 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsmobileye-partners-with-delphi-for-sae-level-45-automated-driving-solution-4988502 Mobileye, an Israeli technology company, has partnered with Delphi Automotive, a UK-based automotive parts manufacturing company, to jointly develop a complete SAE Level 4/5 automated driving solution. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT VPAR Automatic Number Plate Recognition Server http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/detection/vpar-automatic-number-plate-recognition-server/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/detection/vpar-automatic-number-plate-recognition-server/ VPAR SERVER©, an automatic number plate recognition server, is the evolution of the license plate recognition VPAR library. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 14:09:00 GMT Efficient Solutions for Traffic Systems http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/detection/systems-solutions-traffic/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/detection/systems-solutions-traffic/ The wide range of rugged and innovative products combined with a worldwide service and sales structure has made SICK a market and technology leader in many fields of data acquisition in traffic engineering. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 13:24:00 GMT Three driverless vehicle start-ups to join University of Michigan incubator http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsthree-driverless-vehicle-start-ups-to-join-university-of-michigan-incubator-4987318 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsthree-driverless-vehicle-start-ups-to-join-university-of-michigan-incubator-4987318 Driverless vehicle start-ups Zendrive, PolySync and Civil Maps are set to join University of Michigan (U-M) incubator TechLab at Mcity, to develop their driverless vehicle technologies in the Ann Arbor region of Michigan. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Reasons why ANPR Training Leads to Company Growth http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/detection/neural-labs/pressanpr-training-company-growth.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/detection/neural-labs/pressanpr-training-company-growth.html Number plate reading is increasingly requested in ITS, logistics and security applications. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Maccaferri Project Featured in Italian Magazine http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/infrastructure/maccaferri-gabions/pressmaccaferri-italian-magazine.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/infrastructure/maccaferri-gabions/pressmaccaferri-italian-magazine.html Maccaferri was involved in a series of important Italian road upgrades in 2015 and 2016. But that was only the last chapter of a decades-long tradition: Maccaferri's products have now become the standard in several engineering sectors. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT US manufacturer McCain launches new Backpack ATC cabinet http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsus-manufacturer-mccain-launches-new-backpack-atc-cabinet-4986974 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsus-manufacturer-mccain-launches-new-backpack-atc-cabinet-4986974 US-based manufacturer of transportation solutions for safety and mobility McCain, has introduced the smallest advanced traffic controller (ATC) cabinet, the Backpack Cabinet, which is designed for central business districts, school zones, and downtow… Tue, 23 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT AECOM and University of Salford form new infrastructure research partnership http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsaecom-university-of-salford-form-new-infrastructure-research-partnership-4987708 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsaecom-university-of-salford-form-new-infrastructure-research-partnership-4987708 US-based engineering firm AECOM and the University of Salford in Greater Manchester have entered into a new research partnership, with an aim to improve understanding of how major UK infrastructure programmes interact with the natural environment. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 23:00:00 GMT Removing Pavement Markings in a Rumble Strip Cut http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/road_marking/waterblasting/pressremoving-pavement-markings-rumble-strip-cut.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/road_marking/waterblasting/pressremoving-pavement-markings-rumble-strip-cut.html Webster dictionary defines a rumble strip as 'a set of grooves along the edge of a highway or across a road that cause noise and shaking when they are driven over and that are used to warn drivers that they need to slow down or are too close to the e… Tue, 23 Aug 2016 16:05:00 GMT