Modern smart city planning and urban development are being driven by technology, in particular telematics, powered by artificial intelligence (AI).
The City of Chesapeake, VA has upgraded its Opticom™ emergency vehicle preemption (EVP) system from Global Traffic Technologies (GTT), LLC to help its emergency vehicles move through intersections quickly and safely. The expansion was facilitated in part by GTT’s regional dealer of Opticom, J.O. Herbert Company, Inc.
Three Arizona agencies – Pinetop Fire Department, Timber Mesa Fire and Medical District and the Show Low Police Department – have come together to implement Opticom™ priority control from Global Traffic Technologies, LLC (GTT).
Three agencies in Arizona – Pinetop Fire District, Timber Mesa Fire and Medical District, and the Show Low Police Department – have come together to implement Opticom™ priority control from Global Traffic Technologies, LLC (GTT)
After a successful initial implementation, the city of Myrtle Beach (S.C.) is expanding its deployment of the Opticom™ Emergency Vehicle Preemption (EVP) from Global Traffic Technologies, LLC (GTT) for its fire department.
The Santa Barbara County Fire Department and city of Goleta have announced the recent installation and implementation of a new GPS-based traffic control system that will improve response times and increase public safety.
The police department in the city of Othello (WA) is requesting $15,000 to equip 14 of its police cars with devices to leverage its existing infrastructure and control some of the city’s traffic lights.
The Lawton (OK) Fire Department has taken delivery of a custom pumper from Sutphen mounted on a Monarch heavy-duty chassis with an extended cab that includes Opticom technology.
Despite reported delays in the rollout of Transit Signal Priority technology for MTA buses, New York City’s Department of Transportation will reveal later today that it has exceeded its goal and installed the technology — which gives or extends green lights for buses — at roughly 1,382 intersections around the city.
Global Traffic Technologies has announced the release of Opticom 360, an AI-powered, cloud-based fleet management suite. The platform is designed to integrate with GTT’s existing traffic priority solutions, used by client cities and municipalities to improve logistics and give priority to emergency and public transit vehicles at intersections and traffic lights.