SWARCO iTravel System approved by Dutch NDW institute

Eschenbach, May 12th 2011: SWARCO iTravel traffic data acquisition system approved by the Dutch National Data Warehouse institute NDW.

Dutch Highway Authority Rijkswaterstaat is main participant within NDW. This approval is a major step for the innovative, solar-powered iTravel system that combines Bluetooth wireless technology, next generation PIR infrared traffic detectors and 3G wireless data transmission for accurate and reliable traffic data acquisition for the National Data Warehouse (NDW) operation. This project was won by the consortium Data4Traffic D4T participated by Van den Berg Infrastructuren B.V. – Swarco AG – VerkeersInformatieDienst B.V. and alone will encompass over 1000 measurement points.

“We are very pleased with the positive result of the tests and feel that the innovative and versatile iTravel system integrating our enhanced PIR detectors will find applications outside The Netherlands as well” comments Andreas Hartmann, Marketing Manager at ADEC Technologies.
Boris Ulrich, Head of Detection at Swarco confirms that “the cooperation with ADEC has been extremely productive, their specifically for Swarco enhanced TDC1-PIR detectors constitute a major step forward in low-power, high-accuracy traffic detection technology”.

ADEC Technologies is a privately-held manufacturer of non-intrusive traffic detectors based in Switzerland. For more information please contact Markus Güntensperger at +41-55-214-2400 or via e-mail at info@adec-technologies.com
Swarco Nederland B.V. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Swarco AG in The Netherlands and running the D4T project locally. For more information contact Freek van der Valk at +31-6-24755599 or via e-mail at freek.vandervalk@swarco.com.