Monday, November 7, 2016

Monday, November 7, 2016

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Monday, November 7, 2016 – Long Hill, New Jersey

Reno A&E Introduces MMU2-1600GE and MMU2-1600G Monitors

Reno A&E (RAE) introduces two intersection Malfunction Management Units, (MMU), that are setting new standards in reliability and functionality. The RAE MMU2-1600GE and MMU2-1600G monitors are fully compliant with the recently updated NEMA TS2:2003 (R2008) Standard for Traffic Controller Assemblies, (Amendment #4-2012). MMU2-1600GE and MMU2-1600G include a built-in configuration wizard to quickly and accurately configure the monitor for standard 8-phase, dual-ring operation. To receive more information on the new MMU2-1600GE and MMU2-1600G models, please call us today at +1.775.826.2020 and visit


1) Warning Lights on Tower Out for Months with No Heads-Up to Pilots
Link to WCPO-TV story


2) Colorado DOT Puts Up $500,000 for Inventors to Improve Cycling Safety
Link to VeloNews article


3) Israeli Prime Minister Orders Advancement of Smart Transportation Plan
Link to Jerusalem Post article

4) Smart Cities Must Balance Privacy with Government Transparency
Link to commentary in U.S. News & World Report


5) Baltimore Maritime Exchange Keeps the Port Informed
Link to The Port of Baltimore Magazine article


6) Transport for New South Wales Pays Consultant $17 Million for 'Advice'
Link to Sydney Morning Herald article

7) New Online Tools Cut Wait Times at Alaska DMV Locations
Link to KTUU-TV story


8) BMW USA Customers to Lose All 2G Services After December 2016
Link to Telematics News article


9) A Slow Ride Toward the Future of Public Transportation
Link to New York Times article

10) Electronic Signs at Bus Stops and Tube Stations to Warn Londoners of Dangerous Air Pollution Levels
Link to Evening Standard article


11) Chinese Carmakers, University Team to Define Vehicle Communication Standards
Link to China Daily article

News Releases

 -  Call for Media Partnership – 12th ITS European Congress and 25th ITS World Congress
 -  Nominations Sought – Inflight Middle East Awards

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