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 Amey Arup JV to carry out A96 dualling project in Scotland http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newstransport-scotland-intends-to-award-a96-dualling-contract-to-amey-arup-jv-5854412 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newstransport-scotland-intends-to-award-a96-dualling-contract-to-amey-arup-jv-5854412 Transport Scotland has expressed its intention to award £50m contract to Amey Arup Joint Venture (JV) for carrying out route option assessment, as well as design work for dualling the 26-mile eastern section of the A96 between east of Huntly and Aber… Tue, 27 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT IEA suggests 600 million electric vehicles needed to limit global temperature rises http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsiea-suggests-600-million-ev-required-by-2040-to-limit-temperature-increase-below-2-degrees-5854426 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsiea-suggests-600-million-ev-required-by-2040-to-limit-temperature-increase-below-2-degrees-5854426 The International Energy Agency (IEA) has suggested that there 600 million electric cars are required to be in use by 2040 in order to limit temperature increases below 2°C. Tue, 27 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Two French cities launch mobile ticketing using Masabi’s JustRide SDK http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsmontargis-and-orleans-to-use-masabis-justride-sdk-5854435 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsmontargis-and-orleans-to-use-masabis-justride-sdk-5854435 Ticketing and innovative fare collection Masabi Mobile has announced deployments of mobile ticketing making use of JustRide SDK by Keolis and its digital subsidiary, Kisio, in two French cities of Orleans and Montargis. Tue, 27 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Avis Budget Group to support Waymo’s self-driving car programme http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsavis-budget-group-to-support-waymos-self-driving-car-programme-5853585 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsavis-budget-group-to-support-waymos-self-driving-car-programme-5853585 Avis Budget Group has signed an agreement to provide fleet support and maintenance services for the with Alphabet company Waymo's self-driving car programme at a number of Avis's vehicle rental locations. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Delaware begins construction of multi-modal bridge over Christina River http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdeldot-officials-break-ground-for-construction-of-new-bridge-over-christina-river-5852633 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdeldot-officials-break-ground-for-construction-of-new-bridge-over-christina-river-5852633 The Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDoT) has started construction of the new multi-modal bridge over Christina River at Wilmington Riverfront in the US. Mon, 26 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT NYDoT to reopen new Route 150 bridge in September http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnydot-to-reopen-new-route-150-bridge-in-september-5853458 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnydot-to-reopen-new-route-150-bridge-in-september-5853458 The Government of New York is planning to reopen the new Route 150 bridge, which is currently being built over the Wynantskill Creek in the US town of North Greenbush, Rensselaer County, in September.  Mon, 26 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT China provides funding for two bridge projects in Philippines http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newschinese-government-provides-funding-for-two-bridge-projects-in-philippines-5852557 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newschinese-government-provides-funding-for-two-bridge-projects-in-philippines-5852557 The Chinese Government has signed an agreement with the Philippines Government in order to finance the construction of two bridges. Sun, 25 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Garmin to use HERE map data for Russian PNDs http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsgarmin-to-use-here-map-data-for-russian-pnds-5852552 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsgarmin-to-use-here-map-data-for-russian-pnds-5852552 Garmin is to use its HERE Technologies map data and traffic information for its PND products in Russia. Sun, 25 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Kapsch TrafficCom North America's Statement on ITS Judge's Initial Ruling Rejecting Neology IP Claims Against 6C http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/traffic_man/transdyn/pressrejecting-neology.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/traffic_man/transdyn/pressrejecting-neology.html Kapsch TrafficCom North America (Kapsch) is pleased to report that the US International Trade Commission (ITC) judge has ruled in favor of Kapsch in a legal action brought by Neology, seeking to prevent Kapsch from importing certain electronic tollin… Sun, 25 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Smart Parking to supply bay sensor technology to Hamilton, NZ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newssmart-parking-to-supply-bay-sensor-technology-to-city-of-hamilton-5852080 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newssmart-parking-to-supply-bay-sensor-technology-to-city-of-hamilton-5852080 Smart Parking has secured a contract for supplying and maintaining the bay sensor technology for nearly 945 parking spaces in the city of Hamilton, New Zealand, under a partnership with Arthur D Riley. Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:57:00 GMT Fleet Management Systems and Telematics http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/traffic_man/fleet-management/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/traffic_man/fleet-management/ ST Electronics (Info-Comm Systems) suite of cetrac® advanced Fleet Management System (FMS) and Telematics solutions provide complete mobile asset tracking and management solutions suitable for multiple industries. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Q-Free Releases New and Improved Website and Q-City http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/detection/qfree-uk/pressq-free-improved-website-qcity.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/detection/qfree-uk/pressq-free-improved-website-qcity.html Unmatched ease-of-use and flexible screen-to-screen navigation, the Q-Free website now presents a user intuitive menu for visitors to effortlessly navigate our large ITS portfolio to find solutions for all of their ITS needs. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT ST Electronics Launches Smart Car Park Platform for Smart Cities at CommunicAsia 2017 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/traffic_man/st-electronics-rtt/presssmart-car-park-communicasia2017.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/traffic_man/st-electronics-rtt/presssmart-car-park-communicasia2017.html Offering more convenient car parking experience for motorists and significant cost savings for operators. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT UK Autodrive to trial autonomous vehicles on city streets http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsuk-autodrive-to-trial-autonomous-vehicles-on-city-streets-5851896 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsuk-autodrive-to-trial-autonomous-vehicles-on-city-streets-5851896 UK Autodrive consortium has completed the final set of private test track demonstrations of connected and autonomous vehicle technology and secured approval to bring the technology onto city streets. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: LENECO, Continental, Vedecom Tech http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-leneco-continental-vedecom-tech-5850103 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-leneco-continental-vedecom-tech-5850103 LENECO Co Ltd has announced the placement of tenth series unregistered and unsecured private convertible bonds having a coupon rate of 6% to raise KRW10bn ($8.81m). Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Queensland to provide $755m to Sunshine Coast and Moreton Bay for infrastructure http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsqueensland-to-provide-755m-to-sunshine-coast-and-moreton-bay-for-infrastructure-and-roads-5851881 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsqueensland-to-provide-755m-to-sunshine-coast-and-moreton-bay-for-infrastructure-and-roads-5851881 The Government of Queensland has allocated A$1bn ($755m) in its 2017-18 budget for road and infrastructure projects in the Sunshine Coast region, Australia. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT M&As this week: Kynningsrud Fundamentering, Abu Dhabi Investment Authority http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-kynningsrud-fundamentering-as-abu-dhabi-investment-authority-5850119 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsmas-this-week-kynningsrud-fundamentering-as-abu-dhabi-investment-authority-5850119 Kynningsrud Fundamentering has revealed plans to acquire a 73% stake in geothermal and water wells drilling services provider, Basum Boring. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Transmission Gully Project http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/projects/transmission-gully-project/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/projects/transmission-gully-project/ The Transmission Gully Motorway is a 27km four-lane expressway that will connect MacKays Crossing to Linden in Wellington, New Zealand. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT ST Electronics <br> (Info-Comm Systems) </br>-Intelligent Road Traffic Management, Telematics and Fleet Management Solutions http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/traffic_man/st-electronics-rtt/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/traffic_man/st-electronics-rtt/ ST Electronics (Info-Comm Systems) provides intelligent transportation, telematics and fleet management for the global road industry.The company supplies transport authorities, fleet owners and publi... Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:00:00 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. 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