MS2 DOT User Conference a Big Success

The Colorado DOT hosted MS2’s bi-annual DOT User Conference at the Magnolia Hotel in Denver September 18-19, 2017. We had an excellent turnout of 33 people representing 12 of our 15 state DOT clients. On Monday evening we had a client reception at the Broker Restaurant in Denver. This gave us a […]
By |September 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on MS2 DOT User Conference a Big Success

MS2 Software Manages 2-Billion WIM Vehicle Records

By |August 9th, 2017|All Products, Traffic Count Database System|Comments Off on MS2 Software Manages 2-Billion WIM Vehicle Records

FHWA Publishes SEMCOG AADT-Calculation Case Study

By |July 26th, 2017|Traffic Count Database System, Uncategorized|Comments Off on FHWA Publishes SEMCOG AADT-Calculation Case Study

Bicycle and Pedestrian Data Management Software

Midwestern Software Solutions (MS2), Ann Arbor, Michigan, recently created a 3-minute video highlighting the features of their new Non-Motorized Database System designed for transportation planners and engineers.
By |June 6th, 2017|Non-Motorized Database System|Comments Off on Bicycle and Pedestrian Data Management Software

Auto-Polling Traffic Data

One of MS2’s newest software features is an Auto-Polling extension to our Traffic Count Database System.  Auto-Polling allows MS2’s software to automatically connect to field devices (continuous counters, ITS, intersection cabinets, etc.), download data, and import data.  This means you spend less time running and monitoring complex vendor-specific software for each device.Depending on the […]
By |April 7th, 2017|Traffic Count Database System|Comments Off on Auto-Polling Traffic Data

Thank You For 20 Great Years!

In early March, we distributed a thank you card to our clients celebrating the 20th anniversary of our Traffic Count Database System.  Ben’s first application was an Access database designed in 1997.  We hope you got yours and understand how much we value your commitment to accurate data management and analysis.  As we move forward, […]
By |March 21st, 2017|All Products|Comments Off on Thank You For 20 Great Years!

FHWA Performance Measures Rules Delayed

From the Association of Metropolitan Planning Organizations (AMPO): The FHWA published a notice that the new effective dates for both PM2 and PM3 are now March 21, 2017. The official notice can be found here: PM2 and PM3 Delayed Effective Date This notice is consistent with the memo issued on January 20, 2017 regarding the temporary […]
By |February 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on FHWA Performance Measures Rules Delayed

New Canadian Traffic Monitoring Practices Guide Coming Soon

Attention Canadian traffic monitoring professionals – according to an article posted on the Transportation Association of Canada (TAC) website on January 6, 2017 , the TAC’s Chief Engineers’ Council has approved a national-level traffic monitoring practices guide.  In the US, the FHWA’s Traffic Monitoring Guide is the go-to guidance document for all state highway […]
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The 2016 TMG Updates and an Alternative Method of Calculating AADT

The need for traffic data at the Federal and State levels requires that States develop a well-designed traffic monitoring program to support all business areas. In late 2016 the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) updated the Traffic Monitoring Guide (TMG), which presents recommendations to be used by State departments of transportation (DOTs). These recommendations are […]
By |January 25th, 2017|Highway Performance Monitoring System (HPMS), Traffic Count Database System|Comments Off on The 2016 TMG Updates and an Alternative Method of Calculating AADT

Our Team Today

Here’s a picture of our team. We’ve grown a lot since our founding in 2003. Since you talk to us, send us emails and Zendesk requests, do web meetings with us, and use our software, we thought you might want to know who we are. Please let us know how MS2 can help you better […]
By |January 4th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Our Team Today