MTE® V5 Update and Compatibility

With the release of our RoadPod® – RidePod® generation of counters, we introduced a new major software update, MTE® Version 5.  This update is centered around the functionalities of the new RoadPod VT counter, featuring dynamic battery monitoring, remote accessibility, and the advanced StampEx

Intelligent Transportation, Smart Cities

After 5 intensive days, the 23rd World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems has come to an end. The event attracted over 11k visitors from 73 countries who debated the future of transport technology. Melbourne was a timely host having recently been

7 Myths Holding Back Cycling

Cycling advocacy in Australia is at a tipping point, with success stories like the Melbourne CBD contrasting with the regressive bike policies in NSW. In Western Australia, Perth is fighting to become a bike friendly city. A visit from Dutch cycling researcher Dr.

Congestion Study in Nyeri Town, Kenya

Kenyan researchers have recently published a congestion study in the American Journal of Civil Engineering, investigating this growing problem in Nyeri Town. Although a global issue, in Kenya congestion was triggered by rapidly increasing population and the crowding of motorized traffic onto a

Client Profile: Southern Traffic Services US

Southern Traffic Services have been providing Traffic Engineering and Transportation Planning services in the US for over 28 years. With 10 offices across 8 states, Southern Traffic Services’ customer base encompasses from large DOT’s through to small Counties. STS has

Speed Surveys for Safety in Brent

The London Borough of Brent is on a mission to bring down speeds on local roads. With concerns for the safety of residents, particularly school children, the Borough has embarked on a detailed fact-finding mission to identify areas of concern

Parks Victoria: Monitoring key visitor sites remotely

Since the Parks Victoria Act 1998,  Parks Victoria has been responsible for managing parks and waterways, and other assets under the control of the state, including historic sites and indigenous cultural heritage sites. The total area under Parks Victoria’s management is

TrafficInfraTech Expo 2016

Back to Mumbai for TrafficInfraTech Expo 2016

TrafficInfraTech Expo 2016   Exhibiting on behalf of MetroCount at TrafficInfraTech Expo 2016, Mark Eyre and Maurice Berger had the pleasure to spend the first three days of September in Mumbai. Big admirers of India, the pair is visiting the

California sun at ITE 2016

Just yesterday we got back from Anaheim, CA, where for the past 4 days we attended the 2016 edition of the ITE conference. We were very pleased with attending so many interesting plenary sessions. From learning about the challenges of multimodal

Suburban traffic study: Burleson, Texas

Located in the Johnson and Tarrant counties of Texas, USA, the town of Burleson is spread over 67.5 km2, hosting a population of over 40,000. A suburb of Fort Worth, Burleson is continuously expanding. The city’s development is being managed according to the

Queenstown: A mix of Loops and Piezos

Located in New Zealand’s South Island, the Queenstown-Lakes District has a land area of 8 705 km2, not including its three inland lakes. The region is a popular tourist destination, offering a wide range of attractions, from skiing to rafting to

Counting bikes in Brussels

In April, the BRRC (Belgian Road Research Centre) has tested the capacity of our Portable Bike Counter in Bruxelles. During three weeks, the counter has collected cyclist statistics from a recently inaugurated bike lane, along an avenue in the commune of Jette.