open road toll technology
The first installation of roadside systems for Mexico's ambitious nationwide electronic vehicle registration (EVR) has been completed by Sirit and Axiompass. The installation using Sirit's open road tolling technology including ID5100 readers, Sirit lane controllers and software and PIPS cameras produces a system that can simultaneously read the electronic registration stickers by RFID and their license plate numbers with cameras.
Chicago-based Federal Signal Corp (NYSE: FSS) has bought Diamond Consulting Services Ltd (DCS), a British based single product company, whose product Idris has established a strong following in North America for use in open road toll lanes. The Idris system known generically as 'smart loops' uses speciall