Road Traffic Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the web site en-us Road Traffic Technology-Updates Audi to build new mobility strategy with Somerville in US Audi and the US city of Somerville, Massachusetts, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to develop an urban strategy for the ‘smart city’ project. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Google uses anonymised data to manage traffic congestion Google aims to use aggregate, anonymised data about historical traffic patterns to address growing traffic issues related to urban areas. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Kapsch TrafficCom develops smartphone app for Poland’s viaTOLL users Kapsch TrafficCom and Poland's road authority Generalna Dyrekcja DrógKrajowychi Autostrad (GDDKiA) have developed a smartphone app for the country's viaTOLL tolling system. Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT MG Squared at Gulf Traffic 2015 (Dubai, UAE) - 7-9 December MG Squared will be displaying our innovative technology at Gulf Traffic 2015, at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre, from 7-9 December. Mon, 23 Nov 2015 12:00:00 GMT LED Retrofit Lamps Versus Integrated Luminaires Light-emitting diodes (LED) are increasingly replacing conventional bulbs in public and industrial lighting systems. When replacing an HQL bulb of small to medium power (50W - 150W), the choice is often between an LED retrofit bulb, or a complete LED… Mon, 23 Nov 2015 11:29:00 GMT ParkCloud and SAP collaborate to improve parking experience in Europe ParkCloud has sealed a technology deal with SAP, which will see its solution being integrated with SAP Vehicles Network running on SAP HANA Cloud Platform in order to enable drivers to reserve parking, and manage park reservation systems and parking … Mon, 23 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Ford Motor and Meyer-Hentschel Institute develop suit to recreate effects of drugs while driving The Ford Motor Company and Germany’s Meyer-Hentschel Institute developed a unique suit that warns drivers of the consequences of driving under the influence of drugs such as cannabis, cocaine and heroin. Mon, 23 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Corridor 21-24 Highway Project The Corridor 21-24 (Corredor Vial 21-24) project is the first public-private partnership (PPP) project initiated by the Ministry of Transport and Public Works (MTOP Uruguay) in Uruguay. Fri, 20 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Michigan university joins DOE's national labs to study energy savings of automated vehicles The US Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded a $2.7m grant to two of its national laboratories and the University of Michigan (U-M) to study whether connected and automated vehicles can enable efficient driving and save energy consumption. Fri, 20 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Vysionics introduces Vector-Z cameras for number plate recognition UK-based company Vysionics has added a new product, Vector-Z, to its family of automatic number plate recognition (Vector ANPR) cameras. Fri, 20 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Sernis Road Studs Feature New Vertical Lights Sernis road studs now feature a vertical light, which has been specifically designed to illuminate historic areas and pedestrian zones. Thu, 19 Nov 2015 12:17:00 GMT India authorises road authority to compensate developers for delay in projects The Indian Government has ordered the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) to compensate developers for delays in road projects not attributable to them, which will benefit 34 stalled projects of around 3,500km. Thu, 19 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT USDOT joins Workplace Charging Challenge programme The US Department of Transportation (USDOT) has teamed up with the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Workplace Charging Challenge (WCC) programme, in a bid to make workplace charging for plug-in electric vehicles available to employees across the country. Thu, 19 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT A.D. Engineering International Nominated for 2015 ITS Australia National Award A.D. Engineering International has been nominated by the 2015 Intelligence Transport Systems (ITS) Australia National Awards programme for their full-colour portable variable message sign (pVMS) Wed, 18 Nov 2015 11:34:00 GMT India’s IVRCL to secure $60m from sale of three road projects India-based infrastructure company IVRCL will secure Rs4bn ($60m) from the sale of its three road projects in the state of Tamil Nadu. Wed, 18 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Imtech Traffic & Infra adds multi-tenancy facility to ImCity Suite Imtech Traffic & Infra has added a new 'multi-tenancy' facility to its ImCity Suite, in order to share valuable information among road authorities so that they can take a collaborative approach. Wed, 18 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Pakistan announces construction of Chakdara-Kalam road to boost tourism in Swat Valley Pakistan has announced the construction of the 100km-long Chakdara-Kalam Road in Swat Valley, which will provide better commuting facilities to locals and tourists. Tue, 17 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT Grey digital speed cameras to turn yellow in England by October 2016 All grey digital speed cameras on England's strategic road network will turn yellow by next October. Tue, 17 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT TomTom to provide maps and traffic data for Uber driver app TomTom has inked a worldwide, multi-year agreement to offer maps and traffic data for the Uber driver app. Mon, 16 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT DelDOT announces construction of new US 301 toll road in Delware, US The Delaware Department of Transport (DelDOT) in the US has announced that construction on the new US 301 toll road in southern New Castle County is set to begin in January. Mon, 16 Nov 2015 00:00:00 GMT