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IRD lands Mexican intelligent transportation system and toll systems contract

Company will provide traffic monitoring cameras, emergency call boxes, speed control systems, variable message signs among other products and services


April 4, 2014
by By PurchasingB2B Staff

SASKATOON—PAT Traffic Mexico (PAT), a subsidiary of Saskatoon-based International Road Dynamics, has landed a $4.24-million contract from the Grupo Concesionaria and Mexico Constructora Industrial (MCC) to design and build an Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) and Toll System on portions of the Salamanca-Leon highway in Mexico.

PAT will provide traffic monitoring cameras, emergency call boxes, speed control systems, variable message signs, a manual and electronic toll collection system for 2 toll plazas totalling 24 toll lanes and an integrated highway operations control centre. System design, equipment and systems installation will wrap up in phases with final commissioning expected in April 2015.

This contract also provides for three years of equipment and systems maintenance after final commissioning of the equipment and systems, the company said.

IRD is a highway traffic management technology company specializing in supplying products and systems to the global Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) industry. Private corporations, transportation agencies and highway authorities around the world use IRD’s products and advanced systems to manage and protect their highway infrastructures.