Prague Embassy Event

On December 1, 2015, The United States International Trade Administration hosted an exclusive briefing with Global Traffic Technologies (GTT) at the Residence of the U.S. Ambassador in Prague, Czech Republic. The residence is a beautiful venue to host an event like this. Andrew Schapiro, US Ambassador to the Czech Republic, provided opening remarks. Then GTT’s…

Palm Beach, FL Expanding Traffic Light Preemption

Palm Beach Fire-Rescue department officials are working with state and county agencies to expand the town’s Opticom traffic system. “This will decrease our response time to certain emergencies on the island,” Battalion Chief Sean Baker said Wednesday. “It will make the streets safer for responding crews and the public.” The GPS-based system pre-empts traffic lights…

Priority Management saves time, money and lives

Emergency vehicle preemption systems can offer benefits to more than first responders: mass transit and maintenance departments can also greatly benefit from this technology. According to Doug Roberts, CEO of Global Traffic Technologies (GTT) “unlike emergency situations, with public transit it is not simply a matter of getting to the destination as quickly as possible – there is…

New Tech Gives Fire Trucks a Green Light

Firefighters and medics can now get to emergencies faster than ever in St. Albert thanks to a new traffic-signal system. City crews are installing pre-emptive traffic control systems at eight intersections along St. Albert Trail and Boudreau Road this month. The controllers automatically switch traffic lights to green from red when they detect an approaching…

BaltimoreLink TSP Plans

Maryland Public Policy Institute In late October, Gov. Larry Hogan announced BaltimoreLink, the most dramatic reworking of Baltimore’s mass transit in years. The $135 million plan seeks to improve mass transit in Baltimore in the wake of the canceled Red Line project. This announcement is surprising to many, as the funding source for the new…

GTT working with translation agency to improve worldwide services

Global Traffic Technologies, LLC (GTT), a world leader in traffic priority control and sensing systems, is continuing the expansion of its international strategy by establishing a relationship with Sajan, an expert in deploying language services ranging from website translation to software localization. GTT launched its international strategy publically at a press event in London earlier…

Rural Roads in Minnesota

Many high-risk intersections in rural Minnesota areas will hopefully be site to less crashes, thanks to intelligent transportation systems that will soon be installed by the Minnesota Department of Transportation. MnDOT is installing Rural Intersection Conflict Warning Systems at 54 intersections across the state. According to MnDOT, the sites were chosen based on various criteria,…