Traffic Tech (Doha, Qatar) Wins Award For Most Innovative ITS Implementation

The Traffic Tech Group’s most recent ITS projects in Qatar, the Duhail Over-height Vehicle Detection  System (OVDS) and the Doha Emergency Vehicle Preemption System (EVPS), collectively won the Most Innovative ITS Implementation Award at the ITS and Road Safety Awards 2014. “We are truly delighted to have won the Most Innovative ITS award as this…

Manhasset-Lakeville, NY Fire Department Unveils New Opticom™ GPS Technology

Eight intersections along Northern Boulevard in Manhasset and Great Neck have been equipped with new global positioning technology pre-emption systems to ease traffic flow as Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department crews respond to emergencies. Fire department officials said the technology, funded by a $125,000 grant from state Assemblywoman Michelle Schimel (D-Great Neck) and installed on all of…

Village of Rosemount, IL Uses Opticom™ for Snow Plowing

As snow was blanketing (Chicago’s Northwest Suburbs on Monday, February 17th, Todd Wessell, Journal Online Editor & Publisher) spotted an amazing sight at the corner of River Road and Devon Avenue. Six village of Rosemont snowplows were making their way north on River pushing snow from the entire width of the heavily-traveled roadway kitty-corner from Rivers Casino…