IMSA NEW ENGLAND SECTION September Meeting
- 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM: Business Meeting.
- Lunch – 12 Noon
- 1:30 PM – 5:00 PM: Traffic Session – Robert Blasi, PE Traffic Systems, Inc.
Vehicle Detection at its Finest – Jeff Neal – Econolite explores Tracking Radar, Video Detection and Wireless “PUCKS”, in an interactive format for applications of technology from presence and advanced detection at intersections, to Traffic Adaptive Applications such as SCOOTS, SCATTS and ACS LITE .
Pedestrian Crosswalks “STEPPING INTO THE FUTURE” – Chris Pagniello – Traffic Systems, Inc. discusses the technological advances in pedestrian crosswalk applications in accordance with MUTCD practices. Discussion will include the maintenance and design requirements for AC, solar powered and wireless control of this NEW pedestrian safety technology.
ARE YOU STILL TURNING – GREEN_ YELLOW_RED – Richard Marsanico – President of Traffic Systems, Inc. will take a look into the past and future, touching on the first traffic controller (FIXED TIME ELECTROMECHANICAL) to where we are today with NEMA TS2/TYPE 1 to the latest ADVANCED TRAFFIC CONTROLLER that utilizes a LINUX based processor to transition us into the CONNECTED VEHICLE ERA.
- 1:30 PM – 5:00 PM: Fire Session – Comtronics Wireless Communications & All-Comm Technologies, Inc. along with Jeff Knight, Supt. and Comm. Director Newton MA FD.
Emergency Responder In-Building Radio Systems. Specifically, what the AHJ, specifying engineer, installer and end user need to know. A moderated panel will conduct their overview and get into details with questions from the audience.