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New Controllers Bring Enhanced Platform for ITS

New Controllers Bring Enhanced Platform for ITS

Give Better Intersection Management Control We’re excited to see our customers moving towards the next generation of intersection management. The new Siemens M60 ATC controller and Linux upgrade kits allow customers to move up to the latest Advanced Transportation Controller (ATC) Standards. This gives traffic engineers in all sizes of municipalities the ability to make

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Grunewald on Coordination

Grunewald on Coordination

Traffic specialists often speak with us about traffic flow challenges that are seemingly timeless. You’ve got a newly-paved corridor and new traffic signals. So why would the motoring public not be completely thrilled? The answer lies in an age-old problem: will the arterial green be long enough to move the heavy traffic?  Will the arterial

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Mobotrex Expert Bio: Brent Katauskas

Mobotrex Expert Bio: Brent Katauskas

When it comes to helping transportation agencies and contractors get more from their infrastructure, Brent Katauskas is always looking for new ways to improve traffic control hardware. This is particularly important as customers implement Intelligent Transportation Systems and gain access to the immense amount of data found in a network. Brent has spent the last

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Mobotrex Expert Bio: Steve Mixson

Mobotrex Expert Bio: Steve Mixson

Steve Mixson likes making the complex – well, simple. As a MoboTrex ITS/ATMS Technician, Steve frequently breaks a blueprint into bite-size pieces. Having the entire customer team understand the project process is important for its success, he says. Steve got started in this industry with MoboTrex in 2008 and is one of five technicians on

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Signal Cabinet Electronic Locks

Signal Cabinet Electronic Locks

If you’ve had nagging thoughts about our industry’s traditional #2 key/lock cabinet standard, take heart. The key, which can be purchased on eBay for a mere $6, is about to be fortified with a customized electronic lock and tracking software. “There is much more public exposure than initially meets the eye,” said MoboTrex Engineer Ben

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