Thinking Highways News
M4 managed motorway expansion plans revealed

Plans to increase capacity on the M4 have been announced by the government. The scheme will see variable speed limits and the hard shoulder converted to a traffic lane for...

National Roads Authority to deploy range of ITS

Ireland’s National Roads Authority (NRA) is to deploy a range of “intelligent transport systems” to improve travels times; warn drivers of weather, dangers and delays ahead; and automatically notify emergency...

Blowing snow covering LED traffic signals in Chicago

Energy-efficient traffic lights have been creating hazards at some intersections in Chicago because blowing snow was able to cover up the signals, and prevent drivers from seeing whether it’s their...

Cross-country EV charging network launched

A network of 14 electric vehicle (EV) rapid chargers, forming Milton Keynes CrossLink, has been launched, four weeks ahead of schedule. CrossLink is a Milton Keynes Council initiative and the...

TomTom launches speed cameras service in Brazil

TomTom has today announced its Speed Cameras service is now available in Brazil. Drivers can now benefit from up-to-date warnings of nearby fixed and red light cameras, as well as...