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 SESA Successfully Completes Phase II of Trailblazer Sign Project for Michigan DOT in Wayne-Oakland County http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/driver_info/ses-america/presstrailblazer-sign-project-michigan-dot-wayne-oakland-county.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/driver_info/ses-america/presstrailblazer-sign-project-michigan-dot-wayne-oakland-county.html SES America (SESA), a Rhode Island-based manufacturer of dynamic LED signage is pleased to announce the installation and successful commissioning of seven trailblazer signs along the Remington area of I75 in Michigan, US. Fri, 09 Dec 2016 11:41:00 GMT MSR-Traffic-Parking Guidance Systems for Road Vehicles http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/parking/msr-traffic/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/parking/msr-traffic/ MSR-Traffic offers intelligent vehicle parking guidance systems.Motorists are guided to the next free parking space by the company's dynamic traffic control system, which can be connected to apps or ... Fri, 09 Dec 2016 09:50:00 GMT RTB-Traffic Light Equipment for Blind Pedestrians, Classification and Parking Solutions http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/detection/rtb/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/detection/rtb/ RTB offers pedestrian push buttons, acoustic devices (APS), and radar / laser (Lidar) systems that record a vehicle's direction, speed and classification. Fri, 09 Dec 2016 09:40:00 GMT Deals this week: Nano One, Asian Development Bank (ADB) http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-nano-one-asian-development-bank-adb-5691077 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-nano-one-asian-development-bank-adb-5691077 Nano One has received commitment from the Canadian Government for financial assistance through the Automotive Supplier Innovation Programme (ASIP), to develop cutting-edge electric vehicle battery technology. Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Construction begins on New Zealand’s $506m Puhoi to Wellsford road http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsconstruction-begins-on-new-zealands-506m-phoi-to-wellsford-road-5692721 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsconstruction-begins-on-new-zealands-506m-phoi-to-wellsford-road-5692721 Construction has started on the first section of New Zealand’s NZ$709.5m ($506m) Pūhoi to Wellsford road, which is one of the government’s Road of National Significance. Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Australia’s Queensland Government launches new road safety campaign http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsaustralias-queensland-government-launches-new-road-safety-campaign-5692733 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsaustralias-queensland-government-launches-new-road-safety-campaign-5692733 The Queensland Government in Australia has launched a new road safety campaign, which is set to begin this weekend. Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Highways England to complete work on A64 at Rillington, North Yorkshire http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshighways-england-to-complete-work-on-a64-at-rillington-north-yorkshire-5692703 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshighways-england-to-complete-work-on-a64-at-rillington-north-yorkshire-5692703 UK’s Highways England is set to complete work on a two mile section on the A64 at Rillington in North Yorkshire, ahead of schedule. Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT House of Lords Committee witness final testing of first GATEway shuttle http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshouse-of-lords-committee-witness-final-testing-of-first-gateway-shuttle-5690932 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshouse-of-lords-committee-witness-final-testing-of-first-gateway-shuttle-5690932 Members of the House of Lords Science and Technology committee in the UK have witnessed the final testing of the first GATEway driverless shuttle vehicle in the Royal Borough of Greenwich. Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT EBRD supports road safety project in Tajikistan http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsebrd-supports-road-safety-project-in-tajikistan-5690920 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsebrd-supports-road-safety-project-in-tajikistan-5690920 The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the road safety organisation Eastern Alliance for Safe and Sustainable Transport (EASST) are collaborating with other partners for a road safety project in Dushanbe, Tajikistan. Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Jacobs to support Smart Moves programme for traffic and alert services http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsjacobs-to-support-smart-moves-programme-for-traffic-and-alert-services-5690902 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsjacobs-to-support-smart-moves-programme-for-traffic-and-alert-services-5690902 Jacobs Engineering has been contracted by the New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) to provide construction inspection services for its Smart Moves 2015 – North programme, designed to provide commuter traffic and alert services. Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT PSP Introduce New PSPLogger System http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/test/psp/presspsp-logger-system.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/test/psp/presspsp-logger-system.html During the development of the new iBWIM Spider, PSP also developed a independent measuring system which essentially uses the technology of our Spider but in a flattened way. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:18:00 GMT ADB to improve highways in Kashkadarya http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsadb-to-improve-highways-in-kashkadarya-5690205 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsadb-to-improve-highways-in-kashkadarya-5690205 The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a loan of $198m to help upgrade and widen 77km of the existing Karshi-Shakhrisabz-Kitab highway in Uzbekistan. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT EBRD offers loan to lasi, Romania for new buses http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsebrd-offers-loan-to-romanias-lasi-for-new-buses-5690237 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsebrd-offers-loan-to-romanias-lasi-for-new-buses-5690237 The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) will be providing a loan of €15m to the city of Iasi, the second largest city in Romania. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Highways England offers funding for Grantham A1 junction http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshighways-england-offers-funding-for-grantham-a1-junction-5690224 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshighways-england-offers-funding-for-grantham-a1-junction-5690224 Highways England (HE) has announced funding of £5m for a new junction on the A1 in Lincolnshire that will help create almost 5,000 jobs in the region. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Canada and Alberta offer $270m for improving public transit http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newscanada-and-alberta-offers-270m-for-improving-public-transit-5688946 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newscanada-and-alberta-offers-270m-for-improving-public-transit-5688946 The Canadian and Alberta government will be providing C$270.3m ($203m) for 52 new projects across Alberta through the Public Transit Infrastructure Fund (PTIF). Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT November’s top stories: Goodyear Proactive Solutions launched, Canada to expand Highway 16 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/features/featurenovembers-top-stories-goodyear-proactive-solutions-launched-canada-to-expand-highway-16-5687956/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/features/featurenovembers-top-stories-goodyear-proactive-solutions-launched-canada-to-expand-highway-16-5687956/ Tire company Goodyear has launched a new pan-European business called Goodyear Proactive Solutions, and the governments of Canada and British Columbia will invest C$24m ($17.9m) for expanding 3.4km stretch of Highway 16 from two lanes to four. Roadtr… Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT M25 open to traffic after major junction upgrade http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsm25-open-to-traffic-after-major-junction-upgrade-5688870 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsm25-open-to-traffic-after-major-junction-upgrade-5688870 Highways England has announced that M25 junction upgrade works have been completed and it is now open for traffic meeting the A13 in Essex. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT Canada to support Vancouver-based company Nano One http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newscanada-to-support-vancouver-based-company-nano-one-5688857 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newscanada-to-support-vancouver-based-company-nano-one-5688857 The Canadian Government will be providing financial assistance to Vancouver-based Nano One for the development of cutting-edge electric vehicle battery technology. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT ADB offers financial support to improve transport connectivity in Nepal http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsadb-offers-financial-support-to-improve-transport-connectivity-in-nepal-5686972 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsadb-offers-financial-support-to-improve-transport-connectivity-in-nepal-5686972 Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a loan of $186.80m to improve Nepal’s strategic road network and domestic and regional transport connectivity. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT NICE urges bus and lorry drivers for smooth driving to cut down air pollution http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnice-urges-bus-and-lorry-drivers-for-smooth-driving-to-cut-down-air-pollution-5686974 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnice-urges-bus-and-lorry-drivers-for-smooth-driving-to-cut-down-air-pollution-5686974 Accelerating or decelerating too quickly can lead to inefficient driving and more fuel consumption, which can in turn lead to harmful emissions being released into the environment unnecessarily, the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (… Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT