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Deltona, Florida to benefit from Opticom emergency vehicle preemption system

Global Traffic Technologies, LLC (GTT) has contracted with the city of Deltona in Florida to provide the city with the latest-generation Opticom™ GPS-enabled Emergency Vehicle Preemption solution. Opticom works alongside intersection controllers to help ensure emergency vehicles can move through intersections rapidly and without incident. The Opticom solution includes a GPS component for location and…

Lessons Learned: TSP at two Agencies

Placing detectors and deploying Transit Signal Priority (TSP) should be done to maximize benefits for transit vehicles while minimizing delay for other vehicles. Authors: Dowling, Richard G. and Aaron Elias The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) uses TSP for light rail and buses at many of their intersections throughout the city. While the Utah Department of…

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Inglewood, California implementing Opticom traffic preemption solution

Global Traffic Technologies, LLC (GTT) has contracted with the city of Inglewood in California to provide the city with its Opticom™ traffic preemption solution. Opticom works alongside intersection controllers to help ensure emergency vehicles can move through intersections rapidly and safely, and public transit vehicles can avoid delays and adhere to schedules. When an emergency…

GTT Attending 2017 Transit Bus Summit

GTT attending upcoming Transit Bus Summit

During the 2017 Transit Bus Summit in Dallas, Texas (February 15-17), Global Traffic Technologies will be talking with transit agencies about how its Connected Vehicle Platform and transit performance analytics can ensure transit vehicles adhere to their published timetables and improve operational efficiencies through detailed performance insights. Transit agencies are under increasing pressure to provide…

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West Bend, Wisconsin upgrades to Opticom emergency preemption solution

Global Traffic Technologies, LLC (GTT) has contracted with the city of West Bend in Wisconsin to upgrade its traffic preemption solution to Opticom™, which works alongside intersection controllers to help ensure emergency vehicles can move through intersections rapidly and safely. When an emergency vehicle needs to navigate an intersection, the Opticom Emergency Vehicle Preemption (EVP)…

Surrey, BC Deployment

Surrey, British Columbia, deploys Opticom emergency preemption solution

Global Traffic Technologies Canada, Inc. (GTT)  has contracted with the City of Surrey in British Columbia, Canada for the implementation of its Opticom™ traffic preemption solution, which works alongside intersection controllers to help ensure emergency vehicles can move through intersections rapidly and safely. When an emergency vehicle needs to navigate an intersection, the Opticom Emergency…

GTT Awarded Supplier Status at TMT2

GTT awarded supplier status in UK

GTT has been awarded supplier status for its traffic preemption solutions on the Government’s Crown Commercial Service Traffic Management 2  framework agreement. Published first on www.smarthighways.com The Crown Commercial Service Traffic Management 2 (TMT2) framework provides public sector customers with access to industry leading, innovative traffic management solutions by delivering local, regional and national traffic management technologies…

Florida Department of Transportation benefiting from Opticom TSP solution.

Florida DOT benefiting from Opticom TSP solution

Opticom TSP provides priority to buses at intersections for improvements in operational efficiency and schedule adherence Global Traffic Technologies, LLC (GTT) has contracted with the Florida Department of Transportation for the expansion of its latest-generation GPS-equipped Opticom™ Transit Signal Priority system, on the I4 corridor project. An additional 30 transit vehicles will be equipped with…

GTT Police Car, Saanich, BC

Saanich, BC Police Department Implements GPS

Saanich, British Columbia uses Opticom GPS to help navigate through intersections quickly and safely. Published first on www.ITSinternational.com BRITISH COLUMBIA, CAD –  The Saanich’s district Police Department in British Columbia, Canada, awarded Global Traffic Technologies (GTT) a contract for the implementation of its latest-generation GPS-enabled Opticom pre-emption solution. This solution will work alongside the intersection controllers to help ensure emergency…