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 Have you Considered "Point of Sale Advertising" with High-Quality LED Signs? http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/driver_info/ad-engineering/presspoint-of-sale-advertising.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/driver_info/ad-engineering/presspoint-of-sale-advertising.html Shopping centres and retail precincts are all about retail sales and their survival relies on attracting customers to their stores and increase their dollar spending. Tue, 26 May 2015 11:33:00 GMT VITRONIC Middle East Receives Two Police Awards http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/photo_enforcement/vitronic-photo-enforcement/pressvitronic-police-awards.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/photo_enforcement/vitronic-photo-enforcement/pressvitronic-police-awards.html VITRONIC Machine Vision Middle East received two prestigious awards by the Dubai Police. Tue, 26 May 2015 11:26:00 GMT India to invest $785m to build 16-lane road in Delhi http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsindia-to-invest-785m-to-build-16-lane-road-in-delhi-4585338 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsindia-to-invest-785m-to-build-16-lane-road-in-delhi-4585338 The Indian Government has announced plans to invest Rs50bn ($785m) into the construction of a 16-lane road in Delhi. Mon, 25 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Dutch road users to receive accident warnings through traffic apps http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdutch-road-users-to-receive-accident-warnings-through-traffic-apps-4585461 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdutch-road-users-to-receive-accident-warnings-through-traffic-apps-4585461 The Dutch Ministry of Transport and Public Works Rijkswaterstaat is starting a pilot programme of a highway warning system to improve safety for road users. Mon, 25 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT IBM's Intelligent Transportation solution to improve traffic flow for NJTA http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsibms-intelligent-transportation-solution-to-improve-traffic-flow-for-njta-4583535 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsibms-intelligent-transportation-solution-to-improve-traffic-flow-for-njta-4583535 IBM has introduced a new transportation management solution to help reduce congestion and improve traffic flow for the New Jersey Turnpike Authority (NJTA) in the US. Thu, 21 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT US DOT offers emergency relief funds to repair Kentucky roads http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsus-dot-offers-emergency-relief-funds-to-repair-kentucky-roads-4583660 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsus-dot-offers-emergency-relief-funds-to-repair-kentucky-roads-4583660 The US Department of Transportation (US DOT's) Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has granted $3m in emergency relief funds to help the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) cover the costs of repairing federal-aid roads damaged by heavy rains an… Thu, 21 May 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, 21 May 2015 15:57:00 GMT 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. Thu, 21 May 2015 15:55:00 GMT Mitchell Freeway extension underway to tackle traffic in Perth http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsmitchell-freeway-extension-underway-to-tackle-traffic-in-perth-4582741 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsmitchell-freeway-extension-underway-to-tackle-traffic-in-perth-4582741 Work on the Mitchell Freeway’s A$261.4m extension in Western Australia has started six months earlier than scheduled, as part of efforts to tackle traffic in Perth. Wed, 20 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Philippines' San Miguel and MP CALA bid for $1.2bn Cavite-Laguna expressway http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsphilippines-san-miguel-mp-cala-bid-for-12bn-cavite-laguna-expressway-4582433 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsphilippines-san-miguel-mp-cala-bid-for-12bn-cavite-laguna-expressway-4582433 Philippine conglomerates San Miguel and Metro Pacific Investments (MPIC) have submitted bids for a PHP55.5bn ($1.24bn) contract to build and operate the Cavite-Laguna Expressway (CALAX) Project of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH). Wed, 20 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Aecom and Waterman secure £30m Midlands highways contract http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsaecom-waterman-secure-30m-midlands-highways-contract-4581632 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsaecom-waterman-secure-30m-midlands-highways-contract-4581632 The Midlands Highway Alliance (MHA) has awarded partners Aecom and Waterman a £30m professional services partnership (PSP) contract to provide multidisciplinary professional design services in the UK. Tue, 19 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Local Australian Governments get $135m for road construction and maintenance http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newslocal-australian-governments-get-135m-for-road-construction-and-maintenance-4581568 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newslocal-australian-governments-get-135m-for-road-construction-and-maintenance-4581568 A total of 354 local governments have received an additional $135m in funding from the Australian Government for local road construction and street maintenance. Tue, 19 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT US Transport Secretary urges funding approval for Des Moines' SE Connector project http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsus-transport-secretary-urges-funding-approval-for-des-moines-se-connector-project-4580607 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsus-transport-secretary-urges-funding-approval-for-des-moines-se-connector-project-4580607 US Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx has urged Congress to pass a long-term funding bill that can help boost transportation investment in communities such as Des Moines to improve industrial areas and roadway safety, as well as create jobs. Mon, 18 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT GoSwift wins global Transport Award for smart border crossing point http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsgoswift-wins-global-transport-award-for-smart-border-crossing-point-4580719 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsgoswift-wins-global-transport-award-for-smart-border-crossing-point-4580719 Estonian public-private partnership GoSwift has won the 2015 Transport Achievement Award for smart border crossing point from the International Transport Forum at the OECD. Mon, 18 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Highways England and TfGM to improve road network in Greater Manchester http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshighways-england-tfgm-to-improve-road-network-in-greater-manchester-4579562 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshighways-england-tfgm-to-improve-road-network-in-greater-manchester-4579562 Two major UK transport organisations Highways England and Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) have agreed to collaborate to create a world-class road network for Greater Manchester. Sun, 17 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT French island Reunion gets €500m EIB funding for new coast road http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsfrench-island-reunion-gets-500m-eib-funding-for-new-coast-road-4579498 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsfrench-island-reunion-gets-500m-eib-funding-for-new-coast-road-4579498 The European Investment Bank (EIB) is lending French island Reunion €500m for the construction of a new coast road (NCR), a large-scale project with singular technical features. Sun, 17 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Australia doubles budget for 2015-2016 to accelerate local road repairs http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsaustralia-doubles-budget-for-2015-16-to-accelerate-local-road-repairs-4578379 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsaustralia-doubles-budget-for-2015-16-to-accelerate-local-road-repairs-4578379 The Australian Government has doubled payments to local councils under its Roads to Recovery Programme to fast-track urgent road repairs and provide better access and improved safety. Thu, 14 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Kapsch to provide toll system services for Louisville-Southern Indiana Ohio river bridges http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newskapsch-to-provide-toll-system-services-for-louisville-southern-indiana-ohio-river-bridges-4578517 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newskapsch-to-provide-toll-system-services-for-louisville-southern-indiana-ohio-river-bridges-4578517 Kapsch TrafficCom North America (Kapsch) has secured a $41m contract from the Indiana Finance Authority (IFA) to be the toll system provider for the Louisville-Southern Indiana Ohio River Bridges (LSIORB) in the US. Thu, 14 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Cubic's NextBus passenger information system launched in Queensland http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newscubics-nextbus-passenger-information-system-launched-in-queensland-4577045 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newscubics-nextbus-passenger-information-system-launched-in-queensland-4577045 Cubic Transportation Systems’ new NextBus real-time passenger information system has been officially launched across the TransLink public transport system in south-east Queensland, Australia. Wed, 13 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT Survey reveals 94% of road drivers demand legally binding road tests for horse riders http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newssurvey-reveals-94-of-road-drivers-demand-legally-binding-road-tests-for-horse-riders-4577156 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newssurvey-reveals-94-of-road-drivers-demand-legally-binding-road-tests-for-horse-riders-4577156 A survey conducted by UK-based car leasing company Flexed has reported that around 94% of road drivers have demanded legally binding proficiency tests for horse riders before they are allowed on the public roads. Wed, 13 May 2015 23:00:00 GMT