Central Florida Expressway Authority Launches 18-State Toll Transponder Called E-PASS Xtra

Orlando, FL, November 19, 2018 — The Central Florida Expressway Authority (CFX) announces the launch of a new portable electronic toll transponder that enables drivers to travel toll roads across 18 states, including Florida, using one transponder and one account. Called E-PASS Xtra, it’s CFX response to the Moving Ahead for Progress in 21st Century Act (MAP-21), which requires […]

Kapsch TrafficCom Closes Acquisition of eTrans Systems

Strengthens Kapsch Connected Vehicle Technology Portfolio Vienna/McLean, VA, November 12, 2018 — Kapsch TrafficCom (Kapsch) announces its acquisition of eTrans Systems (eTrans) on November 12, 2018. eTrans is a Virginia-based provider of connected and autonomous vehicle (CAV) solutions that provide the foundation for a wide range of safety and mobility applications. The acquisition enriches the […]

CTRMA Names Robert Goode Deputy Executive Director

Agency initiates new focus on innovation and technology in transportation Austin, TX, October 31, 2018 — The Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority (Mobility Authority) has named Robert Goode as a new Deputy Executive Director. A licensed Professional Engineer in the state of Texas, Goode is a veteran transportation and infrastructure planning executive with 35 years […]

Illinois Tollway Awards More Than $42 Million in Construction and Professional Engineering Services Contracts in October

More than $6.1 billion invested since start of Move Illinois Program Downers Grove, IL, October 25, 2018 — The Illinois Tollway Board of Directors today approved two construction contracts and one professional engineering services contract totaling more than $42 million at its October meeting. Nearly $555.2 million in construction contracts have been approved by the Tollway […]

Illinois Tollway Presents Balanced Tentative 2019 Budget to Finance, Administration and Operations Committee

Operations cost increases limited and headcount reduced while implementing largest infrastructure improvement program in agency history Downers Grove, IL, October 18, 2018 — The Illinois Tollway today introduced a balanced Tentative 2019 Budget during its Board of Directors’ Finance, Administration and Operations Committee meeting. The spending plan includes $365 million for annual maintenance and operations […]