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 Deals this week: Atkins, Westbourne Communications, Kapsch TrafficCom North America http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-atkins-westbourne-communications-kapsch-trafficcom-north-america-4938305 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-atkins-westbourne-communications-kapsch-trafficcom-north-america-4938305 Atkins has been offered an advisory role by the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) to help it enhance the mobility and safety of the state's transportation system. Fri, 01 Jul 2016 08:37:00 GMT Highways England releases details of North Tyneside triple decker roundabout plan http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshighways-england-releases-details-of-north-tyneside-triple-decker-roundabout-plan-4938466 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshighways-england-releases-details-of-north-tyneside-triple-decker-roundabout-plan-4938466 Highways England (HE) has unveiled details of a £75m project that aims to transform the busy trunk road junction in North Tyneside, UK, into a triple-deck roundabout plan. Thu, 30 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Indra implements remote toll system for public highways in Mexico http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsindra-implements-remote-toll-system-for-public-highways-in-mexico-4938421 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsindra-implements-remote-toll-system-for-public-highways-in-mexico-4938421 Spanish infrastructure company Indra has developed the world's largest toll system project with a cost of €38m. Thu, 30 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Great Northern Highway Upgrade http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/projects/great-northern-highway-upgrade/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/projects/great-northern-highway-upgrade/ At 3,200km, Great Northern Highway is one of the longest highways in Australia. It connects Western Australia's Perth city with Wyndham port. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT TransCore secures contract extension from Ohio Turnpike and Infrastructure Commission http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newstranscore-secures-contract-extension-from-ohio-turnpike-and-infrastructure-commission-4937703 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newstranscore-secures-contract-extension-from-ohio-turnpike-and-infrastructure-commission-4937703 TransCore has secured a five year extension to a collection system and customer service centre maintenance services contract from Ohio Turnpike and Infrastructure Commission (OTIC). Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT PostBus commences testing of driverless buses in Sion, Switzerland http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newspostbus-commences-testing-of-driverless-buses-in-sion-switzerland-4937184 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newspostbus-commences-testing-of-driverless-buses-in-sion-switzerland-4937184 PostBus, a Switzerland operator of public buses, has commenced testing of autonomous electric buses on public roads at Sion, in Canton of Valais. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT VolkerHighways to install 38,000 LED street lights in UK http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsvolkerhighways-to-install-38000-led-street-lights-in-uk-4937496 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsvolkerhighways-to-install-38000-led-street-lights-in-uk-4937496 VolkerHighways has commenced work on a £24m contract to upgrade 38,000 street lights with energy efficient LED lamps. Wed, 29 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Kapsch TrafficCom secures contract in Massachusetts to upgrade ITMS http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newskapsch-trafficcom-secures-contract-in-massachusetts-to-upgrade-itms-4935827 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newskapsch-trafficcom-secures-contract-in-massachusetts-to-upgrade-itms-4935827 Kapsch TrafficCom North America, a unit of Kapsch TrafficCom AG, has secured a four year, €10.4m contract to upgrade and modernise the Integrated Transportation Management System (ITMS) at the Highway Operations Center (HOC) of the Massachusetts Depa… Tue, 28 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Ontario to open high-occupancy toll lanes in September http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsontario-to-open-high-occupancy-toll-lanes-in-september-4936609 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsontario-to-open-high-occupancy-toll-lanes-in-september-4936609 Ontario is set to launch Canada's first High-Occupancy Toll (HOT) lanes as part of a pilot project on the Queen Elizabeth Way (QEW) to help ease congestion and offer another option for travellers. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT A-one+ initiates road works in Kent and Sussex http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsa-one-initiates-road-works-in-kent-and-sussex-4936181 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsa-one-initiates-road-works-in-kent-and-sussex-4936181 UK-based company A-one+ has initiated road works in Kent and Sussex as part of the contract secured by Highways England. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Kapsch TrafficCom Secures Contract for Next-Generation Integrated Transportation Management System in Massachusetts, US http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/traffic_man/transdyn/pressintegrated-transportation-management-system-massachusetts-usa.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/traffic_man/transdyn/pressintegrated-transportation-management-system-massachusetts-usa.html Kapsch TrafficCom North America, a subsidiary of Kapsch TrafficCom AG (ISIN AT000KAPSCH9), listed on the Vienna Stock Exchange in the prime market segment, announces that it has secured a four year, €10.4m ($11.5m) contract to upgrade and modernise t… Tue, 28 Jun 2016 13:17:00 GMT Highways England to install CCTV at A38 Saltash Tunnel http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshighways-england-to-install-cctvs-at-a38-saltash-tunnel-4934437 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshighways-england-to-install-cctvs-at-a38-saltash-tunnel-4934437 Highways England (HE) will install new CCTVs and an emergency public addressing system at A38 Saltash Tunnel, as part of its roads investment in Cornwall. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Toronto expands traffic signal retiming programme http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newstoronto-expands-traffic-signal-retiming-programme-4934792 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newstoronto-expands-traffic-signal-retiming-programme-4934792 The City of Toronto, Canada is expanding its traffic signal retiming programme by updating an additional 357 signals on 17 corridors to ease traffic flow. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT NXP Semiconductors to deploy smart city technologies in Columbus, Ohio http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnxp-semiconductors-to-deploy-smart-city-technologies-in-columbus-ohio-4935074 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnxp-semiconductors-to-deploy-smart-city-technologies-in-columbus-ohio-4935074 NXP Semiconductors, a Netherlands-based global semiconductor manufacturer, will deploy smart city technologies in Columbus, Ohio. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Colorado selects Atkins to help transform aging transportation system http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newscolorado-selects-atkins-to-help-transform-aging-transportation-system-4933754 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newscolorado-selects-atkins-to-help-transform-aging-transportation-system-4933754 Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) has chosen Atkins to advise in transforming the state's aging transportation system. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Xerox plans to launch Codex System in American markets http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsxerox-plans-to-launch-codex-system-in-american-markets-4933468 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsxerox-plans-to-launch-codex-system-in-american-markets-4933468 Xerox Parking, a provider of off-street parking management systems, has plans to launch its Codex System product in North and South American markets. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Westbourne Communications to study public perceptions on driverless vehicles http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newswestbourne-communications-to-study-public-perceptions-on-driverless-vehicles-4933139 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newswestbourne-communications-to-study-public-perceptions-on-driverless-vehicles-4933139 Innovate UK, an agency backed by the UK Government, has appointed Westbourne Communications, a UK-based communications consultancy, to conduct a feasibility study to test public perceptions on autonomous vehicles. Sun, 26 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Faraday Future to test self-driving electric cars on California roads http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsfaraday-future-to-test-self-driving-electric-cars-on-california-roads-4932647 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsfaraday-future-to-test-self-driving-electric-cars-on-california-roads-4932647 Faraday Future, a manufacturer of intelligent electric vehicles and mobility solutions, plans to test its self-driving electric vehicles on California roads later this year. Thu, 23 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Upgraded safety camera system on Scotland's A77 highway goes live http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsupgraded-safety-camera-system-on-scotlands-a77-highway-goes-live-4932068 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsupgraded-safety-camera-system-on-scotlands-a77-highway-goes-live-4932068 Transport Scotland has upgraded safety cameras on the A77 highway to ensure the safety of motorists. Thu, 23 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: World Bank, Siklu, Eberle Design http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-world-bank-siklu-eberle-design-4932072 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-world-bank-siklu-eberle-design-4932072 World Bank has agreed to provide an additional project financing of $130m for the Government of Bangladesh through its International Development Association. Thu, 23 Jun 2016 23:00:00 GMT