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 FLIR Systems-Intelligent Transportation Systems http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/detection/traficon/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/detection/traficon/ FLIR Systems is the world leader in the design, manufacturing and marketing of thermal imaging systems for a wide variety of commercial, industrial and government applications. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 14:51:00 GMT SES America-Messaging Technology Solutions http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/driver_info/ses-america/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/driver_info/ses-america/ SES America, a leader in the ITS industry since 1986, is recognized as a pioneer for its design, manufacturing, installation and maintenance of dynamic message signs (DMSs), lane control signs, blank-out signs and DMS retrofit kits. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 14:45:00 GMT CA Traffic-Global Traffic Monitoring and Data Collection Products, Services and Software http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/detection/counters/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/detection/counters/ CA Traffic Ltd provide a wide range of technology solutions, services and software to enable accurate data collection from a dynamic traffic environment. The company’s product range includes traffic ... Tue, 30 Jun 2015 14:44:00 GMT Vivotek introduces IP816A-LPC for traffic monitoring http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsvivotek-introduces-ip816a-lpc-for-traffic-monitoring-4612449 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsvivotek-introduces-ip816a-lpc-for-traffic-monitoring-4612449 Taiwanese manufacturer of traffic cameras Vivotek has launched its first dedicated licence plate capture solution, the IP816A-LPC. Mon, 29 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT Lend Lease wins $889m construction contract for Gateway Upgrade North project http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newslend-lease-wins-889m-construction-contract-for-gateway-upgrade-north-project-4612322 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newslend-lease-wins-889m-construction-contract-for-gateway-upgrade-north-project-4612322 Lend Lease Engineering has received a design and build contract for the A$1.162bn ($889m) Gateway Upgrade North project in Queensland, Australia. Mon, 29 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT STV to provide engineering design for Betsy Ross Interchange in Philadelphia, US http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsstv-to-provide-engineering-design-for-betsy-ross-interchange-in-philadelphia-us-4611269 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsstv-to-provide-engineering-design-for-betsy-ross-interchange-in-philadelphia-us-4611269 US-based transportation engineering firm STV has secured a contract from the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) to provide design and construction phase services for the three-level reconfiguration of the Betsy Ross Interchange (BRI)… Sun, 28 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT Botlek-Bridge Replacement, A15 Highway, Rotterdam http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/projects/botlek-bridge-replacement-a15-highway-rotterdam/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/projects/botlek-bridge-replacement-a15-highway-rotterdam/ The new Botlek-Bridge is a moveable / lifting bridge that is being constructed to replace the existing Botlek-Bridge, as part of the larger A15 motorway expansion project named A15 Maasvlakte - Vaanplein (MaVa) in the Netherlands. Sun, 28 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT ADB provides additional funding for Timor-Leste road project http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsadb-provides-additional-funding-for-timor-leste-road-project-4611478 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsadb-provides-additional-funding-for-timor-leste-road-project-4611478 The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has signed an agreement with the Government of Timor-Leste, confirming additional funding of approximately $12m for the Timor-Leste Road Network Upgrading Project. Sun, 28 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT World Class Customer Service Team http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/road_marking/waterblasting/pressworld-class-customer-service-team.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/road_marking/waterblasting/pressworld-class-customer-service-team.html When you buy a water blasting system or any similar type of equipment, it is critical to your success to make sure that vendor has a customer support team that will be by your side 365 / 24 / 7. Support is important for whatever you may made need, wh… Fri, 26 Jun 2015 13:58:00 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. Fri, 26 Jun 2015 08:46:00 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. Fri, 26 Jun 2015 08:44:00 GMT Canada's International Road Dynamics secures QPA from Indiana DOT http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newscanadas-international-road-dynamics-secures-qpa-from-indiana-dot-4610155 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newscanadas-international-road-dynamics-secures-qpa-from-indiana-dot-4610155 Canadian firm International Road Dynamics (IRD) has secured a quantity purchase agreement (QPA) from the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) in the US. Thu, 25 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT University of Toronto research says augmented-reality HUDs make driving less safe http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsuniversity-of-toronto-research-says-augmented-reality-huds-make-driving-less-safe-4610335 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsuniversity-of-toronto-research-says-augmented-reality-huds-make-driving-less-safe-4610335 Researchers from Canada's University of Toronto (U of T) have revealed that augmented-reality head-up displays (AR-HUDs), which are meant to make driving safer, are a threat to safety. Thu, 25 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT IRD Awarded New Contract in Indiana Valued at USD $3.8 Million http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/tolling/ird/pressird-new-contract.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/tolling/ird/pressird-new-contract.html International Road Dynamics (IRD) announced today the award of a quantity purchase agreement (QPA) valued at approximately $3.8 Million from the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT). Thu, 25 Jun 2015 13:27:00 GMT Samsung tests 'see-through' Safety Trucks to reduce risk of accidents on highways http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newssamsung-tests-see-through-safety-trucks-to-reduce-risk-of-accidents-on-highways-4609337 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newssamsung-tests-see-through-safety-trucks-to-reduce-risk-of-accidents-on-highways-4609337 Samsung has introduced its Safety Truck, which allows the driver following the truck to clearly 'see-through' the vehicle for any oncoming traffic, as part of efforts to make highways safer. Wed, 24 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT Sensys Traffic agrees to buy Dutch firm Gatso Beheer http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newssensys-traffic-agrees-to-buy-dutch-firm-gatso-beheer-4608962 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newssensys-traffic-agrees-to-buy-dutch-firm-gatso-beheer-4608962 Swedish traffic safety solutions supplier Sensys Traffic has entered into an agreement to buy a Dutch company Gatso Beheer (Gatso) for approximately SKr278m ($33m). Wed, 24 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT Ford's split-view camera technology helps drivers see around corners http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsfords-split-view-camera-technology-helps-drivers-see-around-corners-4608294 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsfords-split-view-camera-technology-helps-drivers-see-around-corners-4608294 US-based automobile maker Ford is launching a new vehicle camera technology that can help drivers see around corners. Tue, 23 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT China State wins access roads contract for Dubai Parks and Resorts site http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newschina-state-wins-access-roads-contract-for-dubai-parks-and-resorts-site-4607968 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newschina-state-wins-access-roads-contract-for-dubai-parks-and-resorts-site-4607968 China State Construction Engineering (CSCEC) Middle East has secured an AED244m ($67m) contract from Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) to build access roads to the Dubai Parks and Resorts (DPR) site from Sheikh Zayed Road. Tue, 23 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT Construction begins on NSW's Pipers Creek Bridge in Australia http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsconstruction-begins-on-nsws-pipers-creek-bridge-in-australia-4607233 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsconstruction-begins-on-nsws-pipers-creek-bridge-in-australia-4607233 Australia's New South Wales (NSW) Government has announced the start of construction on Pipers Creek Bridge, the first bridge work on the A$230m Kundabung to Kempsey section of the Pacific Highway upgrade. Mon, 22 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT SSL consortium wins $1.75bn Champlain Bridge Corridor project in Canada http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsssl-consortium-wins-175bn-champlain-bridge-corridor-project-in-canada-4607188 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsssl-consortium-wins-175bn-champlain-bridge-corridor-project-in-canada-4607188 The Signature on the Saint-Laurent Group (SSL) consortium has won a C$2.15bn ($1.75bn) contract from the Canadian Government to design, build, finance and maintain the New Champlain Bridge Corridor project across the St Lawrence River. Mon, 22 Jun 2015 23:00:00 GMT