Tag Archives: Signage

Full colour for tourist gateway signs

Retroreflective materials from Rennicks are enabling the use of full colour imagery as part of road signage for tourist locations. The newly issued “Traffic Signs Regulations & General Directions (TSRGD) 2016” from the UK Department for Transport (DfT) includes provisions …

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Flexible bollards delineate traffic in cycling scheme

The Belfast Cycle Network is using flexible bollards with attached signage to mark the cycle lanes and keep cyclists separated from other traffic in the city. Innovative self-righting SPS 2Twenty bollards from SignPost Solutions, part of the SWARCO Group, are …

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Channel port takes variable message signs

VMS and control system installed at Port of Dover to improve traffic management for haulage vehicles using the channel port. Variable Message Sign technology from SWARCO is playing a key role in the Traffic Management Improvement (TMI) scheme at the …

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Remotely configurable temporary LED speed signs

A new range of LED speed signs has been developed for use outside schools with the ability to remotely configure them to set temporary speed limits. Messagemaker has developed a new electronic speed reduction safety sign, which has already been …

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Forecast for growth in automatic traffic sign recognition

Report shows factors influencing the market for traffic sign recognition systems for ADAS and autonomous vehicles in the Asia Pacific region. A new report has been released by Research and Markets on traffic sign recognition in the Asia-Pacific region. With …

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Smart billboards could extend to other signage

Open platform VMS at the heart of smart billboards in Australia that use video analytics for delivering content based on vehicle recognition. In Australia, digital advertising company, oOh! Media, has been working with Porche and experts in video management and …

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Dual measurement unit signing could reduce bridge strikes

Proposals from the DfT could result in the use of both imperial and metric signage on low bridge signs to improve driver understanding. Despite SI units having been adopted as the standard measuring system in the UK decades ago, bridge …

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High definition mapping data available for autonomy testing

Autonomous vehicle technology suppliers can now take advantage of detailed mapping data from HERE of public roads in four countries. HERE is making high-definition (HD) mapping data of sections of public roads in four countries available to all automotive companies …

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Solar powered and LED road sign lighting systems

Visitors to Traffex this week can see the latest lighting systems for road signs including LED edge lighting and solar-powered signs. Roads and highways sector lighting system supplier, Zeta Specialist Lighting is attending the Traffex event being held at the …

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Minister visits modernized road sign printing facility

A modernised facility for printing traffic management as well as heritage and tourism signs gains high level recognition from Secretary of State for Transport. Royal British Legion Industries (RBLI) is a charity which has recently completed the first stage of …

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