Monday, August 1, 2005
- Transportation Communications NewsletterMonday, August 1, 2005 -- ISSN 1529-1057MARITIME SECURITY CONFERENCE & EXPO USA
SEPTEMBER 20-21, 2005, NEW YORK CITY, NY
DON'T MISS OUT ON THE WORLD'S LARGEST MARITIME SECURITY EXPO & CONFERENCE!!! Exhibitor Space is selling out.
Over 200 exhibitors and 3000 buyers from 50 countries are expected.
DON'T DELAY - To exhibit or attend, please contact George DeBakey or Barbara Lecker at 301-493-5500 or visit www.maritimesecurityexpo.com for more information.1) Cameras Ease Traffic SnarlsChicago officials say pilot program with traffic-detecting cameras is helping to reduce back-ups.Link to story in the Chicago Tribune:http://www.chicagotribune.com/technology/chi-0508010194aug01,1,3303002.column?coll=chi-techtopheds-hed (free registration required)2) 'Jambusters' Tackling M-Way TrafficLink to story on icEssex:http://icessex.icnetwork.co.uk/news/tm_objectid=15804108&method=full&siteid=50102&headline=-jambusters--tackling-m-way-traffic-name_page.html3) Facing Peril on Ground at JFKSystems may improve runway safety but their future is uncertain.Link to story in The New York Times:http://www.nytimes.com/2005/08/01/nyregion/01kennedy.html?ex=1280548800&en=8f956baa7f95553f&ei=5090&partner=rssuserland&emc=rss4) San Diego Tracks Its Trash, Sees SavingsThe city is using GPS technology to reroute its trucks, cutting costs and pollution emissions.Link to story in the Los Angeles Times:5) Mobile Phone Firms Embrace GPSLink to story from The Dallas Morning News:6) Internet Technology for Rail Operations and MaintenanceLink to story on IST Results:Link to further information on EuRoMain: http://www.euromain.org/7) Talk RadioProject advances standards for interoperability for radio communications.Link to article in Government Computer News:8) Tunnel Service Shutdown Provides Wake-Up CallNew York transportation authorities' decision has officials re-thinking procedures.Link to story in Wireless Week:9) How to Relieve Traffic CongestionWriter urges greater consideration of intelligent transportation systems.Link to commentary in the Daily Press:10) Drivers No Longer Lo ..#!$.. adio Reception in Pittsburgh TunnelsLink to story in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review:11) Sign, Sign, Everywhere a SignLogo boards proving popular along Pennsylvania highways.Link to story in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review:12) Hopping the Subway? Jump On the Web FirstLink to story in The New York Times:http://www.nytimes.com/2005/08/01/technology/01hop.html?ex=1280548800&en=44e78a2f55d79695&ei=5090&partner=rssuserland&emc=rss13) Preserving Maps for the Future
US Geographic Survey faces a challenge in protecting cartographic data.Link to story in Computerworld:14) Networking: 'Smart Highways' EmergingLink to United Press International story:15) Life in the Fast Lane
Teen-behind-the-wheel-phone bans could offer safe alternative in lane-shifting debate.Link to article in Wireless Week:16) Microsoft's Mapping Site Presents a Fuzzy ImageLink to column in The Washington Post:http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2005/07/30/AR2005073000201.html (free registration required)Link to Virtual Earth: http://virtualearth.msn.com/17) Talking Operations Web Cast: Transportation System Management - An Opportunity Emerging from Reauthorization - August 24Link to further information from the Federal Highway Administration:18) Installation of Traffic Cameras Begins in CyprusLink to story in the Cyprus Mail:Links to news releases1) Irish Minister of State at the Department of Transport Announces Arrangements for Introduction of Digital Tachographs2) AirTran Airways Unveils New AirTrain.com Web SiteLink to AirTran Airways: http://www.airtran.com3) Union Pacific Announces Heritage Series Locomotives - Engines will be painted with logos of lines which merged with UP4) Connexion by Boeing, Intel Efforts Boost Hotspots in the SkyUpcoming EventsGulf Traffic - December 12-14 - DubaiToday in Transportation History1831 - The current London Bridge opens.More links for traffic and transportation: http://www.trafficlinq.com======================================================The Transportation Communications Newsletter is published electronically Monday through Friday.For a free subscription please send an e-mail message to:
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