Road Traffic Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the 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 Tagmaster Catalogue: Long-Range Identification Solutions for Access Applications Using RFID http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/access_control/tagmaster-product-catalogue/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/access_control/tagmaster-product-catalogue/ TagMaster develops and manufactures leading edge products for advanced long-range radio frequency identification (RFID) systems and information services associated with rail bound transportation, automatic vehicle identification, object identificatio… Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Indian Government to roll out electronic toll collection system across national highways http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsindian-government-to-roll-out-electronic-toll-collection-system-across-national-highways-4414460 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsindian-government-to-roll-out-electronic-toll-collection-system-across-national-highways-4414460 The Indian Government will launch an electronic toll collection (ETC) programme across the country's national highways on 27 October. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT NSW government releases environmental impact statement for WestConnex project http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnsw-government-releases-environmental-impact-statement-for-westconnex-project-4414292 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsnsw-government-releases-environmental-impact-statement-for-westconnex-project-4414292 Australia's New South Wales (NSW) Government has released the environmental impact statement (EIS) for the WestConnex project, which would be built on the M5 East Corridor. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT EIB funds road project in Zwettl, Austria http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newseib-funds-road-project-in-zwettl-austria-4413901 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newseib-funds-road-project-in-zwettl-austria-4413901 European Investment Bank (EIB) is to provide a €29m loan for the construction of a 10.6km bypass road in Zwettl, Austria. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Wyoming DoT uses LED lighting on state roadways to reduce energy cost http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newswyoming-dot-uses-led-lighting-on-state-roadways-to-reduce-energy-cost-4413883 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newswyoming-dot-uses-led-lighting-on-state-roadways-to-reduce-energy-cost-4413883 Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) in the US is upgrading the lighting on state roadways to LED, which is expected to help save $690,000 a year in energy costs. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT HCC secures $64m contract to reconstruct Indo-Nepal roadway http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshcc-secures-64m-contract-to-reconstruct-indo-nepal-roadway-4412184 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshcc-secures-64m-contract-to-reconstruct-indo-nepal-roadway-4412184 Hindustan Construction (HCC) has secured a INR3.9bn ($64m) project from the Indian Ministry of Road Transport & Highway to rebuild a 65.87km section of NH-233 on the Indo-Nepal border. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT UK Government reconsiders construction of Stonehenge tunnel http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsuk-government-reconsiders-construction-of-stonehenge-tunnel-4412153 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsuk-government-reconsiders-construction-of-stonehenge-tunnel-4412153 The UK Government is considering the plan to construct a tunnel under Stonehenge, with an aim to reduce congestion on the A303. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Wouter Vansteenkiste Joins Nedap as Channel Development Manager http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/access_control/nedap-avi/presswouter-vansteenkiste-joins-nedap-as-channel-development-manager.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/access_control/nedap-avi/presswouter-vansteenkiste-joins-nedap-as-channel-development-manager.html Nedap has appointed Wouter Vansteenkiste as senior channel development manager of Nedap Identification Systems, leading specialist in systems for automatic identification of vehicles and people and wireless detection of vehicles in parking bays. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:43:00 GMT Flatiron-Zachry JV secures $231m contract in South Carolina, US http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsflatiron-zachry-jv-secures-231m-contract-in-south-carolina-us-4410362 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsflatiron-zachry-jv-secures-231m-contract-in-south-carolina-us-4410362 Infrastructure contractor Flatiron and its joint venture (JV) partner Zachry Construction have secured a $231m contract from the South Carolina Department of Transportation to reconfigure the Interstate 85/Interstate 385 interchange in Greenville, So… Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Australia to add four more lanes to Kwinana Freeway in Perth http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsaustralia-to-add-four-more-lanes-to-kwinana-freeway-in-perth-4410456 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsaustralia-to-add-four-more-lanes-to-kwinana-freeway-in-perth-4410456 The Australian and Western Australian (WA) Governments have announced to add extra lanes to the Kwinana Freeway in south Perth, in order to ease traffic on the Kwinana Freeway and Roe Highway. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Uganda plans to float $1bn PPP tender for Kampala-Jinja road in 2015 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsuganda-plans-to-float-1bn-ppp-tender-for-kampala-jinja-road-in-2015-4409054 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsuganda-plans-to-float-1bn-ppp-tender-for-kampala-jinja-road-in-2015-4409054 The Ugandan Government is planning to float a $1bn public private partnership (PPP) tender for a new road that will connect the capital city of Kampala with industrial hub Jinja. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Britcon installs new toll collection facility on UK's Humber Bridge http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsbritcon-installs-new-toll-collection-facility-on-humber-bridge-in-uk-4408889 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsbritcon-installs-new-toll-collection-facility-on-humber-bridge-in-uk-4408889 UK's building and civil engineering contractor Britcon has completed the installation of a new £5.5m toll collection facility on the Humber Bridge. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT SolarSign Shines in Awards http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/driver_info/ses-america/presssolarsign.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/driver_info/ses-america/presssolarsign.html SES America arrives at World Congress fresh from the National Rural ITS conference, where its SolarSign was awarded New Product of the Year. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:57:00 GMT EIB provides €490m loan for construction of expressways in Poland http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newseib-provides-490m-loan-for-construction-of-expressways-in-poland-4407334 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newseib-provides-490m-loan-for-construction-of-expressways-in-poland-4407334 The European Investment Bank (EIB) is to provide a €490m loan to Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego (BGK) for road projects in central Poland. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Australia to upgrade Werrington Arterial Road Stage 1 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsaustralia-to-upgrade-werrington-arterial-road-stage-1-4407241 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsaustralia-to-upgrade-werrington-arterial-road-stage-1-4407241 The Australian and New South Wales Governments are planning to invest AUD$70m ($61m) to upgrade the Werrington Arterial Road Stage 1. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT TomTom unveils new online navigation service http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newstomtom-unveils-new-online-navigation-service-4406022 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newstomtom-unveils-new-online-navigation-service-4406022 TomTom has unveiled a new online navigation service that allows customers to offer a navigation application on internet-connected devices such as smartwatches or smart glasses without storing a large offline map. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT KTA and OTA to integrate electronic toll collection programmes http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newskta-and-ota-to-integrate-electronic-toll-collection-programmes-4405719 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newskta-and-ota-to-integrate-electronic-toll-collection-programmes-4405719 Kansas Turnpike Authority (KTA) and the Oklahoma Turnpike Authority (OTA) in the US have partnered to integrate their electronic toll collection programmes. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Sensor Line-Fiber Optic Traffic Sensors for Axle Detection http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/detection/sensorline/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/detection/sensorline/ Sensor Line is the world's leading company providing fibre-optic (FO) load sensors for rail and airport traffic.Sensor Line's proprietary FO technology ensures a unique performance for axle detection... Mon, 13 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Parkeon and Waysis partner to offer parking payment solutions for drivers http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsparkeon-waysis-partner-to-offer-parking-payment-solutions-for-drivers-4404207 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsparkeon-waysis-partner-to-offer-parking-payment-solutions-for-drivers-4404207 Parking management solutions provider Parkeon has teamed up with Waysis, the owner of the Yellowbrick mobile parking payment (MPP) system, to allow drivers pay for parking through mobile applications. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT Dubai RTA introduces new Smart Drive app to guide drivers in traffic http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdubai-rta-introduces-new-smart-drive-app-to-guide-drivers-in-traffic-4404030 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdubai-rta-introduces-new-smart-drive-app-to-guide-drivers-in-traffic-4404030 The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) of Dubai, UAE, has introduced a new app, Smart Drive, which helps drivers navigate easily through traffic. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 23:00:00 GMT