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Tennessee DOT Reveals a Next-generation Web-based E-TRIMS System

February 27, 2013 - in Event Coverage, Transportation

Bryan Semore from the Tennessee Department of Transportation spoke today at the Intergraph Transportation Summit in Huntsville, Ala. Semore discussed the Tennessee Roadway Information Management System (TRIMS) that was first developed in the 1970s as a mainframe…

Spatial Analysis for Traffic Safety in the City of Edmonton

Brandt Denham, GIS Analysis with the City of Edmonton, Office of Traffic Safety, addressed the Intergraph Transportation Summit today in Huntsville, Ala.…

Presentation Proposals Invited for the 2013 GIS in Transit Conference

February 27, 2013 - in Announcement, Transportation

The National Center for Transit Research (NCTR), Transportation Research Board (TRB) and Urban and Regional Information Systems Association (URISA) are…

Bentley's InpectTech Adds Mobile Infrastructure Asset Documentation

February 25, 2013 - in Corporate, Transportation

Inspectors have a new level of mobility with InspectTech Collector Mobile on the iPad. This app enables quick and effective collection of infrastructure asset information and completion of inspections in the field. A streamlined interface delivers valid…

Bentley’s InpectTech Adds Mobile Infrastructure Asset Documentation

February 25, 2013 - in Corporate, Transportation

Inspectors have a new level of mobility with InspectTech Collector Mobile on the iPad. This app enables quick and effective collection of infrastructure asset information and completion of inspections in the field. A streamlined interface delivers valid…

Topcon and PPP Collaborate on Sign Inventory Management Solution

February 22, 2013 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Transportation

Topcon Positioning Systems (TPS) and Professional Pavement Products (PPP) have formed a partnership to create a custom mapping solution for specialized asset management projects. The collaboration includes retroreflectivity readings along with the capability…

Essex Highways Deploys Street Lighting and Mapping Software to Automate Maintenance

February 21, 2013 - in Maintenance, Transportation

Internet Hosted Street Lighting and Mapping software from Mayrise Systems is helping Essex Highways, a strategic partnership between the UK's Essex County Council and Ringway Jacobs, to ensure street lights are working, in order to maintain a safe environment…

The Open Standards for Public Transport Alliance Adds Samsung to the Board

February 21, 2013 - in Transportation

The Open Standard for Public Transport (OSPT) Alliance today announced that global technology leader Samsung Electronics has joined the board of directors of the OSPT Alliance. As a board member, Samsung will join members Giesecke & Devrient, Infineon…

Taiwan Uses GIS in Developing Transportation Decision Support System

February 19, 2013 - in Transportation

Nowadays, transportation system plays an important role in providing quality services related to different modes of transport and traffic management. By combining the use of GIS, the public could be better informed and make safer and smarter use of transport…

GPS Jammers on UK Roads Posing Risks

February 18, 2013 - in Transportation

Thousands of people in the UK are using "GPS jammers" that plug into car cigarette lighters and can stop tracking systems used to detect stolen cars, monitor vehicle use or stop drivers working overlong hours, according to new findings from experts. That…