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 Illinois Governor signs $1bn plan for road improvement projects http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsillinois-state-governor-signs-1bn-plan-for-road-improvement-projects-4324250 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsillinois-state-governor-signs-1bn-plan-for-road-improvement-projects-4324250 Illinois Governor Pat Quinn has signed a $1.1bn new state capital construction bill in a move to upgrade the state's infrastructure. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Welsh Government seeks contractor to build new motorway in Newport http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newswelsh-government-seeks-contractor-to-build-new-motorway-in-newport-4324228 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newswelsh-government-seeks-contractor-to-build-new-motorway-in-newport-4324228 The Welsh Government has started searching for a contractor to design and build a new 23km motorway in South Wales. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Abu Dhabi Police and VITRONIC to Build Automated Enforcement Management System http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/photo_enforcement/vitronic-photo-enforcement/pressabu-dhabi-police-vitronic-automated-enforcement-management-system.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/photo_enforcement/vitronic-photo-enforcement/pressabu-dhabi-police-vitronic-automated-enforcement-management-system.html An 'advanced and comprehensive' project comprises 500 PoliScanspeed spot enforcement systems, 120 PoliScanseco point-to-point enforcement systems, case processing software and asset management. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:35:00 GMT Ashghal begins work on Al Rayyan expressway project in Qatar http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsashghal-begins-work-on-al-rayyan-expressway-project-in-qatar-4323182 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsashghal-begins-work-on-al-rayyan-expressway-project-in-qatar-4323182 Qatar public works authority Ashghal has started work on the first two phases of the QAR4.5bn ($1.23bn) Al Rayyan expressway project. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:15:00 GMT Sharjah RTA approves road development work http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newssharjah-rta-approves-road-development-work-4323395 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newssharjah-rta-approves-road-development-work-4323395 The Sharjah Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) in the UAE has approved a contract to develop the emirate's infrastructure and control traffic flow. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Spanish researchers develop low-cost traffic monitoring software http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsspanish-researchers-develop-low-cost-traffic-monitoring-software-4322715 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsspanish-researchers-develop-low-cost-traffic-monitoring-software-4322715 Researchers at the University of Granada in Spain have developed software that provides real-time traffic data on mobile and web-based devices. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:29:00 GMT BARTCO Exhibits at QME2014 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/traffic-signal/bartco/pressbartco-qme2014.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/traffic-signal/bartco/pressbartco-qme2014.html BARTCO manufactures and supplies the market with innovative equipment solutions in road traffic management and visual message signs for industries ranging from hire, construction and retail. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:00:00 GMT Silver Line Gateway Project, Massachusetts http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/projects/silver-line-gateway-project-massachusetts/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/projects/silver-line-gateway-project-massachusetts/ Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) will undertake the Silver Line Gateway project, which will extend the Silver Line bus rapid transit to Chelsea via East Boston in Massachusetts, USA. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Dubai’s RTA begins Sheikh Zayed road diversion works http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdubais-rta-begins-sheikh-zayed-road-diversion-works-4322036 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdubais-rta-begins-sheikh-zayed-road-diversion-works-4322036 Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has started works on Sheikh Zayed Road, in a move to divert traffic as a part of the water canal project. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Waterblasting Technologies-Non-Destructive Road Marking Removal Systems http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/road_marking/waterblasting/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/road_marking/waterblasting/ The award-winning, Stripe Hog® is the most advanced road marking removal system in the industry today. No other system offers the outstanding combination of speed, cleanliness, safety, and cost efficiency, all on a single truck chassis. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT UK Highways Agency to modernise M18 signalling technology http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsuk-highways-agency-to-modernise-m18-signalling-technology-4320907 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsuk-highways-agency-to-modernise-m18-signalling-technology-4320907 The UK Highways Agency will install new motorway incident detection and automated signalling (MIDAS) technology on the M18 in South Yorkshire under a £317m pinch point programme. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT SES America-Innovative Solutions for Dynamic Message Signs 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. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT AGD Systems-Intelligent Radar Detection Systems for Multiple ITS Applications http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/detection/agd/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/detection/agd/ AGD designs and develops bespoke intelligent radar detection systems for Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) throughout the world.With over 20 years' experience under its belt, AGD specialises i... Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Oman floats tender for $2.6bn Al Batinah Expressway project http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsoman-floats-tender-for-26bn-al-batinah-expressway-project-4321351 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsoman-floats-tender-for-26bn-al-batinah-expressway-project-4321351 The Ministry of Transport and Communications in Oman has floated a tender for Package 7 of the $2.6bn Al Batinah Expressway project. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT 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. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Huatong Road & Bridge Group likely to default on bond payments in China http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshuatong-road-bridge-group-likely-to-default-on-bond-payments-in-china-4320875 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshuatong-road-bridge-group-likely-to-default-on-bond-payments-in-china-4320875 Chinese construction company Huatong Road & Bridge Group announced its inability to honour ¥400m ($64.5m) worth of bonds that are due later this month. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 12:26:00 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 ... Wed, 16 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Imagsa Technologies-High-Performance Cameras for ALPR, Vehicle Speed and Classification http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/detection/imagsa/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/detection/imagsa/ Imagsa Technologies completely produces in-house a portfolio of innovative high-resolution automatic number plate recognition (ANPR) cameras that combine high-speed CMOS sensors (up to 270 frames/sec) and supercomputing processors. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT UK to undertake planning for two Lower Thames Crossing location options http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsuk-to-undertake-planning-for-two-lower-thames-crossing-location-options-4320065 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsuk-to-undertake-planning-for-two-lower-thames-crossing-location-options-4320065 The UK Government has announced its decision to undertake detailed planning for two location options for a new Lower Thames Crossing in London. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 23:00:00 GMT Virginia’s Smart Road http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/projects/virginias-smart-road/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/projects/virginias-smart-road/ Virginia's Smart Road is a 5.7-mile (9.17km) limited-access highway being jointly developed by Virginia Department of Transportation and Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI) in Montgomery County of Virginia, US. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 14:01:00 GMT