Global Traffic Technologies, Inc. (GTT) will be highlighting the benefits of its Opticom™ Transit Signal Priority (TSP) solution during APTA Expo in Atlanta – the world’s biggest public transit industry event.
GTT Vice President of Strategic Sales Mike Lemon said APTA Expo provides an outstanding opportunity to discuss the ways that TSP systems can help public transit agencies improve operational efficiency.
“We’re delighted to have this chance to speak with public transport professionals about the ways that Opticom TSP is helping transit agencies around the world improve their systems and increase customer satisfaction,” Lemon said.
Global Traffic Technologies (GTT) is a world leader in priority control and traffic sensing systems, with thousands of implementations of its acclaimed Opticom TSP solutions installed internationally. Opticom TSP provides buses and other public transport vehicles with the ability to request green lights at intersections, allowing for better schedule adherence and headway management.
More efficient transit systems are one of the defining characteristics of modern cities, GTT President Jason Lund said. Connected vehicle technologies like Opticom TSP help create smarter cities.
“Opticom is more than just a green light,” Lund said. “The underlying data generated by our system helps cities to analyse and improve their transit operations as they grow and develop. Opticom helps to change the way your city moves.”
Held every three years, APTA Expo describes itself as “the public transit industry’s premier trade show.” It attracts more than 12,000 public transportation professionals from around the world, keen to discuss an discover the latest industry innovations. APTA Expo boasts the world’s largest collection of public transit manufacturers, suppliers and consultants under one roof, and the Expo’s Learning Zones offer an array of educational opportunities on the show floor. APTA is the American Public Transportation Association, and APTA Expo runs alongside APTA’s Annual Meeting.
APTA Expo takes place at Georgia World Congress Center in Georgia, Atlanta, from October 9-11. GTT will be exhibiting on Booth 3341 in Hall B. Visitors will be able to learn more about GTT, Opticom and Transit Signal Priority, watch videos showing systems in operation, and ask questions to staff.
To find out more about APTA Expo and register to attend visit www.aptaexpo.com