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Software integrates traffic management for Seattle

New software installations from Siemens will combine information from different systems to create overall traffic management control for Seattle. The US city of Seattle in the state of Washington will implement Siemens’ Concert, an integrated traffic management platform that connects …

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Washington DC deploys advanced traffic management

An integrated signal control and traffic management system for managing congestion, events and incidents in Washington DC is being implemented by TransCore. TransCore will develop advanced software for the more effective management of congestion, incidents on the road and special …

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FHWA signs transport management training contract

Iteris will provide training services to the US Federal Highway Administration on transport planning, environmental programmes and safety. Iteris has signed a contract worth $19 million with the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) for training transport departments’ technical staff on sustainable …

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US DoT unveils safer and cleaner transport budget

Nearly 100 billion dollars will be pumped into the US transport network during 2017 as part of the country’s “Beyond Traffic” integrated transport programme. The US Transportation Secretary, Anthony Foxx has provided details of the 2017 budget, which amounts to …

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US regions respond to smart city challenge

The US DOT has received a large response from cities around the country to its challenge to tackle the issues of mobility and safety faced by growing communities. The United States Department of Transportation (DOT) has seen a significant response …

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Industry support for US autonomy initiative

Bosch joins industrial supporters of recent US government announcements to improve autonomous vehicle development and crash testing in the country. Robert Bosch has applauded recent decisions by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the US Department of Transportation …

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US Government commits to enabling vehicle autonomy

The Department of Transportation has committed to working with the NHTSA on developing guidance and tools that smooth the way to autonomous vehicle development. In his last State of the Union address, President Obama made known his intent to invest …

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US smart city to get collision avoidance technology for buses

The US transport authority is providing Mobileye technology for collision prevention to be fitted to public transport for the winner of the Smart City challenge. Launched last month, the “Smart City” challenge is open to US cities submitting details of …

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Texas runs campaign to reduce drink driving at Christmas

The Texas DoT plans to reduce the death toll on state roads from the 110 fatalities last Christmas using an information and enforcement campaign. The Texas Department of Transportation’s “Plan While You Can” campaign urges party goers to plan for …

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E-ZPass back office tolling for New Hampshire

The New Hampshire DoT has engaged Cubic transportation in the delivery of a back office system supporting the state’s E-ZPass tolling system on its road network. Cubic Transportation Systems (CTS) has been awarded a contract by the New Hampshire Department …

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