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 Cameras in Action http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/traffic_man/mg-squared-cameras-in-action/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/traffic_man/mg-squared-cameras-in-action/ MG² is a leading manufacturer in accessible surveillance hardware. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:27:00 GMT Efficient Solutions for Traffic Systems http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/detection/efficient-solutions-traffic-systems/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/detection/efficient-solutions-traffic-systems/ Modern traffic management on road, rail and sea routes is geared towards safety, efficiency and a good environmental balance. Rugged sensor solutions provide reliable control and monitoring systems for transportation applications. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:18:00 GMT TDC3-8 Traffic Counter http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/detection/tdc3-8/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/detection/tdc3-8/ The present report describes the final report of the 3rd party conducted, independent test of the overhead detector 'TDC3-8-F-B-45' by ADEC. The detector uses three distinct sensing technologies: Doppler radar, ultrasonic and passive infra-red. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:17:00 GMT BMD Constructions wins road upgrade in New South Wales http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsbmd-constructions-wins-road-upgrade-in-new-south-wales-4636116 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsbmd-constructions-wins-road-upgrade-in-new-south-wales-4636116 Australia-based BMD Constructions has received a A$28m ($20m) contract from the New South Wales (NSW) government for the upgrade of Wyong Road and Enterprise Drive intersection at Berkeley Vale. Thu, 30 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT Hyder Consulting wins Australia's M1 Kariong to Somersby detailed design contract http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshyder-consulting-wins-australias-m1-kariong-to-somersby-detailed-design-contract-4635289 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshyder-consulting-wins-australias-m1-kariong-to-somersby-detailed-design-contract-4635289 UK-based Hyder Consulting has secured a detailed design contract for the M1 Pacific Motorway upgrade between Kariong and Somersby in New South Wales (NSW), Australia. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT Astaldi to complete Maxi-Lot 2 of Quadrilatero Marche-Umbria road network http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsastaldi-to-complete-maxi-lot-2-of-quadrilatero-marche-umbria-road-network-4635033 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsastaldi-to-complete-maxi-lot-2-of-quadrilatero-marche-umbria-road-network-4635033 Italian construction company Astaldi has finalised an agreement to carry out the remaining €500m of upgrade work to the Perugia-Ancona direct route and Pedemontana delle Marche national road. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT Fire Protection & Safety in Tunnels 2015-23-24 September http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/tba/fire-protection-safety-in-tunnels2015-road/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/tba/fire-protection-safety-in-tunnels2015-road/ <noindex>The seventh annual Fire Protection and Safety in Tunnels conference will once again take place in Sandvika, near Oslo, Norway.</noindex> Wed, 29 Jul 2015 09:44:00 GMT Dynamic Messaging Retrofit Upgrade on FDR Drive in New York City http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/driver_info/ses-america/pressfdr-drive-nyc.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/driver_info/ses-america/pressfdr-drive-nyc.html SES America is pleased to announce the successful commissioning of a cadre of dynamic message signs along Franklin D Roosevelt Drive in central New York City. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 09:17:00 GMT Intelight wins ATMS contract from Georgia DOT http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsintelight-wins-atms-contract-from-georgia-dot-4633966 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsintelight-wins-atms-contract-from-georgia-dot-4633966 Norway-based Q-Free Group company Intelight has secured a contract from the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) in the US, for the new statewide Traffic Signal Software Project, which will upgrade intersection management and control systems. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT Construction starts on new Nambucca River bridge in NSW http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsconstruction-starts-on-new-nambucca-river-bridge-in-nsw-4634150 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsconstruction-starts-on-new-nambucca-river-bridge-in-nsw-4634150 Australia's New South Wales (NSW) Government has announced the start of construction work on a new bridge over the Nambucca River at Macksville, as part of the A$830m ($607m) Warrell Creek to Nambucca Heads upgrade along the Pacific Highway. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT Hubbard Construction wins four road infrastructure contracts in Florida http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshubbard-construction-wins-four-road-infrastructure-contracts-in-florida-4632653 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshubbard-construction-wins-four-road-infrastructure-contracts-in-florida-4632653 Vinci subsidiary Hubbard Construction has secured four contracts from the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) in the US with a combined value of $200m. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT NSW government unveils Wickham transport interchange design http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnsw-government-unveils-wickham-transport-interchange-design-4633044 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnsw-government-unveils-wickham-transport-interchange-design-4633044 Australia's New South Wales (NSW) Government has unveiled detailed designs for Newcastle's inner city Wickham transport interchange. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT Work begins on $455m Cooroy to Curra section of Bruce Highway in Queensland http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newswork-begins-on-455m-cooroy-to-curra-section-of-bruce-highway-in-queensland-4631896 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newswork-begins-on-455m-cooroy-to-curra-section-of-bruce-highway-in-queensland-4631896 Early works have started on the A$624m ($455m) Cooroy to Curra Section C project south of Gympie as part of the Bruce Highway upgrade in Queensland, Australia. Sun, 26 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT Australian Government grants funds to fix local black spots in Victoria http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsaustralian-government-grants-funds-to-fix-local-black-spots-in-victoria-4631739 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsaustralian-government-grants-funds-to-fix-local-black-spots-in-victoria-4631739 The Australian Government has announced A$39.1m ($28m) in funding for 138 black spot projects across Victoria as part of its aim to build safer roads through the national Black Spot Programme. Sun, 26 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT How Long Does it Take for a Pavement Surface to Dry After Water Blasting with a Stripe Hog? http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/road_marking/waterblasting/presspavement-surface-water-blasting.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/road_marking/waterblasting/presspavement-surface-water-blasting.html The purpose of this experiment was to determine the amount of time necessary for any moisture, introduced by the Stripe Hog Systems' marking removal method, to dissipate from concrete and asphalt surfaces. Fri, 24 Jul 2015 10:51:00 GMT IRD Further Strengthens Business in Indiana with New USD $9.9 Million Contract http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/tolling/ird/pressird-strengthens-business-indiana.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/tolling/ird/pressird-strengthens-business-indiana.html International Road Dynamics (IRD) has announced the award of an additional quantity purchase agreement, valued at approximately USD $9.9 Million, from the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT). Fri, 24 Jul 2015 10:41:00 GMT Highways England awards £1.5bn motorway contracts http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshighways-england-awards-15bn-motorway-contracts-4630861 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshighways-england-awards-15bn-motorway-contracts-4630861 Highways England in the UK has selected six joint-venture companies to design and build ten smart motorways across the country as part of a £1.5bn investment. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT New South Wales’ Fitzgerald Bridge restoration completed http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnew-south-wales-fitzgerald-bridge-restoration-completed-4630747 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnew-south-wales-fitzgerald-bridge-restoration-completed-4630747 Australia's New South Wales (NSW) Government has announced that restoration work on the 130-year Fitzgerald Bridge in Aberdeen is now complete. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 23:00:00 GMT IPR30C Speed Information Panel (Speed Sign) http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/driver_info/ipr30c-speed-sign/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/driver_info/ipr30c-speed-sign/ Speed sign, or speed measuring panel, is a piece of equipment which displays to passing drivers his/her actual speed. Knowing the local speed limit, the driver normally (70% of the time) slows down. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 15:33:00 GMT AGD Systems' Intelligent Radar Selected by Tyne Tunnel Team for Wrong Way Detection http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/detection/agd/pressagd-systems-intelligent-radar.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/detection/agd/pressagd-systems-intelligent-radar.html AGD's new generation intelligent radar detection system, the groundbreaking '318', specifically designed for strategic applications, has now been fully deployed at the Tyne Tunnel for wrong way detection, following a highly successful trial. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 14:21:00 GMT