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Ill. DOT gets TIGER grant to aid I-57 safety
Safety News March 08, 2018
A federal grant has been awarded to the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) to help to make I-57 safer near the town of Marion.   In a news release from Democratic U.S. Senators Tammy Duckworth and Dick Durbin, it was announced that IDOT was awarded a $7.6 million TIGER grant for...
I-17 wrong-way detection project underway in Phoenix
Safety News August 17, 2017
The first traffic restrictions required for the installation of a first-in-the-nation pilot wrong-way vehicle detection and warning system are scheduled this weekend at the I-17 interchange at Indian School Road in Phoenix.   Preliminary work started in the past week on the Arizona Department of...
Truck on highway
Safety News July 25, 2017
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) is now using infrared technology to try to stop truck drivers with dangerously large loads from hitting freeway bridges and overpasses.   When trucks that are too tall slam into these structures, it can cause traffic tie-ups and congestion that impacts...
The Young Model 73000 visibility sensors
Highway Visibility Sensors Products July 07, 2016
The Young Model 73000 visibility sensors in the EnviroTech Sentry product line are used along roadways, tunnels, and coastal environments for applications that include fog detection in Road Weather Information Systems (RWIS), in Airport Weather Observation Systems (AWOS) and coastal monitoring...
Enhanced Linear Delineation System (ELD)
Safety Products June 24, 2015
Pexco’s new Enhanced Linear Delineation System (ELD) provides guidance to motorists, quickly alerting them to hazardous curves and changes in roadway alignment. A closely spaced row of Pexco reflectors creates a “ribbon of light” on guardrails or barrier walls, offering a low-cost, simple-to-...
Highway Construction Article September 09, 2008
Israel’s Highway 6 has never lacked for adjectives to describe it. Also known as the Trans-Israel Highway, the Cross-Israel Highway and the Yitzhak Rabin Highway, Highway 6 is the largest infrastructure project and the first major build-operate-transfer (BOT) project in the country’s history. The...
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