Author: Jeff York

Introducing the ATSI PCMT-8000 Conflict Monitor Tester

Athens Technical Specialists, Inc. (better known simply as ATSI) is a leading testing and monitoring equipment manufacturer. They have developed some of the best traffic system testing equipment on the market and we highly recommend their products.  ASTI PCMT-8000 Conflict Monitor Tester One of ATSI’s latest developments is the innovative PCMT-8000 Conflict Monitor Tester. They...

Are Your Traffic Signal Heads Being Turned? Here’s Your Solution!

One of the most common problems faced at traffic signals and crosswalks is when the signal heads get turned. Misalignment can happen with heavy winds, acts of vandalism, accidents, and old, weakened mounts. Unfortunately, when the signals and signs are turned out of alignment, it creates a dangerous situation at an intersection. This condition contributes...

How to Choose the Right Talking Crosswalk Button

Touchless technology was already a trend in many industries, but the COVID-19 pandemic stepped up the need for it even more. Crosswalks are an area that can really benefit from touchless technology. For one, it eliminates the need for someone to press a dirty button that dozens or even hundreds of people have already pressed...

What to Look for in a Flashing Crosswalk

Flashing crosswalk signals and other flashing signage are becoming increasingly popular. They provide an extra level of safety with an enhanced visual presence for both drivers and pedestrians, which is why you see them more and more around schools, special event centers, casinos and busy city intersections. Flashing crosswalk signals represent the next level of...

Traffic Trends: Guardian Wave, Solar Beacons, and Clean Profile Signs

Campbell Company Guardian Wave The Guardian Wave touchless crossing controller from Campbell Company features a no-contact actuation critical for reducing the spread of germs and viruses between pedestrians. With the Guardian Wave, pedestrians request to cross simply by waving their hand near the physical push button. The Guardian Wave leads the way in touchless pedestrian...

The Details of Old Town Charm – Decorative Traffic and Decorative Poles

There’s nothing quite like the charm of an old town or quaint main street. Residents love them for their historic significance and tourists love them for the feeling of old Americana they provide. From antique stores and central plazas to eclectic restaurants and small businesses, every detail must represent the period and be able to...