Press Releases

North America Traffic’s Vieveen Honored with Technology Award

Portable traffic signals and AFADs used in 46 states, Department of Defense and Department of Homeland Security. Peter Vieveen, inventor of the first Automated Flagger Assistance Device (AFAD) has been recognized with the Niagara Entrepreneur of the Year Award for Technological Innovation. For 16 years, the Niagara Entrepreneur of the Year Awards have honored enterprising people whose […]

PennDOT Approves North America Traffic’s Portable Traffic Signal

Signal can now be used on Pennsylvania Department of Transportation projects. Port Colborne, ON Pennsylvania contractors can now use North America Traffic portal traffic signals on Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) projects. PennDOT issued the approval on November 20, 2009 following successful evaluation on two separate construction projects by Clarion, PA-based, Francis J. Palo Construction.  “One of […]

GSA Gives North America Traffic Green Light

Manufacturer Approved to Supply Federal Government Agencies with Traffic Control Systems Port Colborne, ON North America Traffic, the world leader in traffic control systems, has been awarded a five-year partnership contract with U.S. procurement agency General Services Administration (GSA). Government organizations and the military can now procure North America Traffic products on the GSA Advantage! Web site […]

Bermuda Uses Portable Traffic Signals in War on Air Pollution

North America Traffic’s portable traffic signals allow workers to focus on productive tasks on construction sites Port Colborne, ON To reduce air pollution, Bermuda removed 30 maintenance vehicles from the road, challenging workers to complete their jobs with fewer resources. To free up workers responsible for traffic control, the government purchased portable traffic signals from Ontario-based manufacturer, North […]

Florida DOT Adds RC Flagman to Qualified Products List

North America Traffic’s Automated Flagging Assistive Device Provides Added Safety on Construction Sites Port Colborne, ON The Florida Department of Transportation added the automated flagging assistive device (AFAD), RC Flagman, to its Qualified Products List. The addition is a result of positive comments received from the workers and motorists during a five month milling and resurfacing project. Ocala, […]

Mines Use Technology to Regulate Truck Traffic

North America Traffic’s Solar Powered Traffic Signal Used to Control Traffic at Mines Port Colborne, ON North America Traffic recently began supplying their Portable Solar Powered Traffic Signals (model: RCF 3.4) to mining companies to control truck traffic flow at mining operations in the United States. The signal uses microwave detectors to detect the large […]