Dark Skies

  On Sunday Oct 14, 2018, in an effort to become better equipped to face the challenges that Dark Skies present to our communities, Can-Traffic Services attended the Lumican sponsored Skyglow event at the Telus world of Science. The presentation was hosted by UCLA...

TAC Conference 2018

September 1, 2018 Can-Traffic Services attended it's first annual conference with the Transportation Association of Canada. The association is a not-for-profit national technical association that focusses on road and highway infrastructure and urban transportation. ...

New Intersections In Sherwood Park

As Sherwood Park continues to grow so to does its traffic infrastructure and its need for new intersections. Couple this growth with an increase in development on south side of Edmonton and one will soon understand why the demand on Sherwood park's road network...

Vehicle Detection Cameras

Many of you may notice during your daily commute, the small cameras perched atop the streetlights in an intersection. People often confuse these with speed cameras. Speed cameras are usually larger than Vehicle Detection Cameras and are typically accompanied by some...

Smart Signals

To understand how smart signals can help mitigate traffic congestion, one must first understand how conventional signals work. Most signals today operate on a fixed length, time of day system. The signals change at a static rate that varies in the morning, afternoon...

Distracted Driving

A hot topic today in traffic circles - no pun intended- is distracted driving. According to teensafe.com, distracted driving is responsible for 25% of all traffic fatalities of which ALL were preventable. Here are some other statistics from the article; Driver...

The Future of Traffic

We all know that traffic and traffic technologies are ever changing and evolving, but what does this mean to Developers, Cities, Municipalities and Traffic Service Companies? Well for starters, keeping the advancement of traffic in the forefront of our minds during...