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 Worcestershire County to invest more in Driving Home programme http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsworcestershire-county-to-invest-more-in-driving-home-programme-5020054 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsworcestershire-county-to-invest-more-in-driving-home-programme-5020054 Worcestershire County Council has carried out improvements on 50km of road, benefiting nearly 3,000 residential  homes, as part of its Driving Home programme. Thu, 29 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT TomTom traffic service extended to ŠKODA’s Kodiaq http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newstomtom-traffic-service-extended-to-kodas-kodiaq-5019759 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newstomtom-traffic-service-extended-to-kodas-kodiaq-5019759 TomTom, a Dutch provider of navigation and mapping products, will offer its traffic service to Czech automobile manufacturer ŠKODA for its new Kodiaq car model in Europe. Thu, 29 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Skanska, North–South Alternate road corridor, Waze http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-skanska-northsouth-alternate-road-corridor-waze-5019680 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-skanska-northsouth-alternate-road-corridor-waze-5019680 The North–South Alternate road corridor in Kyrgyz Republic has received $95.1m in rehabilitation funding, financed by Asian Development Bank, from the Kyrgyzstan Government. Thu, 29 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Efficient Solutions for Traffic Systems http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/detection/systems-solutions-traffic/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/detection/systems-solutions-traffic/ The wide range of rugged and innovative products combined with a worldwide service and sales structure has made SICK a market and technology leader in many fields of data acquisition in traffic engineering. Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:34:00 GMT Roadway project initiated on Spaulding Turnpike in US http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsroadway-project-initiated-on-spaulding-turnpike-in-newington-dover-5018200 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsroadway-project-initiated-on-spaulding-turnpike-in-newington-dover-5018200 The New Hampshire Department of Transportation has announced that construction works have begun on the Spaulding Turnpike in Connecticut, US. Wed, 28 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Automakers and telecom companies form 5G Automotive Association http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/news5g-automotive-association-started-5018488 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/news5g-automotive-association-started-5018488 Automotive manufacturers BMW Group, Daimler and Audi have collaborated with telecom companies Ericsson, Nokia, Intel, Huawei and Qualcomm to form the 5G Automotive Association. Wed, 28 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Dilip Buildcon secures $427m road contract from NHAI http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdilip-buildcon-secures-427m-road-contract-from-nhai-5018710 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdilip-buildcon-secures-427m-road-contract-from-nhai-5018710 Dilip Buildcon, an Indian infrastructure development company, has secured a contract from The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) to expand the Lucknow-Sultanpur section of National Highway (NH) 56 in Uttar Pradesh, India. Wed, 28 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT HERE to offer real-time data services for automotive industry http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshere-to-offer-real-time-data-services-for-automotive-industry-5016806 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newshere-to-offer-real-time-data-services-for-automotive-industry-5016806 HERE, an Open Location Platform company, has launched next generation vehicle-sourced data services that has been designed and developed for the auto industry. Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Skanska-MT Højgaard JV to construct Hisingsbron bridge in Sweden http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsskanska-mt-hjgaard-jv-to-construct-hisingsbron-bridge-in-sweden-5016905 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsskanska-mt-hjgaard-jv-to-construct-hisingsbron-bridge-in-sweden-5016905 Skanska, a global construction company, in a joint venture (JV) with the Danish engineering firm MT Højgaard, has secured a contract from the City of Gothenburg Urban Transport Administration, for constructing the Hisingsbron Bridge over the river Gö… Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Parsons and Iteris to support Nebraska’s snow plows http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsparsons-and-iteris-to-support-nebraskas-snow-plows-5015097 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsparsons-and-iteris-to-support-nebraskas-snow-plows-5015097 Parsons, a global engineering and construction company, has secured a five year contract for providing Maintenance Decision Support System (MDSS) and automatic vehicle location system and services on 650 snow plows throughout Nebraska. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Volvo Buses introduces new pedestrian and cyclist detection system http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsvolvo-buses-introduces-new-pedestrian-and-cyclist-detection-system-5016330 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsvolvo-buses-introduces-new-pedestrian-and-cyclist-detection-system-5016330 Swedish bus manufacturer Volvo Buses has introduced the Pedestrian and Cyclist Detection System, designed and developed for the bus industry. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT CH2M secures GDDKiA’s design study contract http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsch2m-secures-gddkias-design-study-contract-5015704 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsch2m-secures-gddkias-design-study-contract-5015704 CH2M, a global engineering company, has secured a contract from The General Directorate for National Roads and Highways (GDDKiA) in Poland. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Waze selects Bluvision as hardware partner http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newswaze-selects-bluvision-as-hardware-partner-5014890 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newswaze-selects-bluvision-as-hardware-partner-5014890 Waze, a provider of community-based traffic and navigation application, has selected Bluvision, a US-based manufacturer of Bluetooth beacons, as its hardware partner for enabling tunnel navigation capabilities. Sun, 25 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Seeing Machines introduces automotive driver monitoring computer chip http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsseeing-machines-introduces-automotive-driver-monitoring-computer-chip-5014430 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsseeing-machines-introduces-automotive-driver-monitoring-computer-chip-5014430 Seeing Machines, a global company that designs and develops vision-based Driver Monitoring Systems (DMS) for the transport and automotive industries, has introduced its first generation FOVIO embedded hardware chip. Sun, 25 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT DELTA Launches LTL-X Mark II Retroreflectometer for Road Markings http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/road_marking/deltaol/pressltl-x-mark-ii-retroreflectometer-road-markings.html http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/contractors/road_marking/deltaol/pressltl-x-mark-ii-retroreflectometer-road-markings.html DELTA has launched the LTL-X Mark II for measuring nighttime visibility of pavement markings. LTL-X Mark II is replacing the well-known LTL-X, the most sold hand-held retroreflectometer in USA since its launch 13 years ago and widely used in other pa… Thu, 22 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT WABCO collaborates with Peloton for new truck platooning solution http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newswabco-collaborates-with-peloton-for-new-truck-platooning-solution-5014122 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newswabco-collaborates-with-peloton-for-new-truck-platooning-solution-5014122 WABCO, a global supplier of technologies for commercial vehicles, has collaborated with Peloton Technology, for a new solution for truck platooning, integrating commercial vehicle-to-vehicle communication and other automation technologies for improvi… Thu, 22 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Europe’s pilot project aims to enhance road user safety http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newseuropes-pilot-project-aims-to-enhance-road-user-safety-5013363 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newseuropes-pilot-project-aims-to-enhance-road-user-safety-5013363 With an objective to enhance safety of vulnerable road users, London and Madrid have launched a pilot project through 20 partners across Europe that includes city councils, public transport operators, logistic and construction companies. Thu, 22 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: ABB, Fulton Hogan Seymour Whyte JV http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-abb-fulton-hogan-seymour-whyte-jv-5012221 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-abb-fulton-hogan-seymour-whyte-jv-5012221 MAN Truck & Bus, a commercial vehicles manufacturer and transport solutions provider, has awarded a fast charges supply contract to ABB, a power and automation company based in Switzerland. Thu, 22 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT Waze selects INRIX for global parking data http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newswaze-selects-inrix-for-global-parking-data-5012467 http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/news/newswaze-selects-inrix-for-global-parking-data-5012467 Waze, a community based traffic and navigation application, has selected INRIX, a global company that provides connected car services, to supply its global parking data. Wed, 21 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT The 35Express Project, Denton / Dallas, Texas http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/projects/the-35express-project-dentondallas-texas/ http://www.roadtraffic-technology.com/projects/the-35express-project-dentondallas-texas/ The 35Express project is being undertaken to improve and widen a 48.2km stretch of the Interstate 35E (I-35E) highway, which spans eight cities and two counties, from US Route 380 (US 380) in Denton County to I-635 in Dallas County in Texas, US. Wed, 21 Sep 2016 23:00:00 GMT