Seasonal and Axle Factors Update

From time to time, MS2 updates features of our software to assist DOTs with data analysis and reporting. You may have noticed a change to the way the TCDS handles Seasonal and Axle Factors. MS2 recently completed upgrades to these two factor types so they now behave the same as all of the rest […]
By |October 10th, 2018|Traffic Count Database System|Comments Off on Seasonal and Axle Factors Update

Introducing Glenn A. Harter

Midwestern Software Solutions (MS2) announced today that transportation data management professional Glenn A. Harter was hired as a Business Development Manager. As a Regional Sales Manager at Peek Traffic Corporation, Glenn was well known to state DOT transportation data monitoring staff. With over 20-years of technical sales experience Glenn’s main job at MS2 will be […]
By |August 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Introducing Glenn A. Harter

NaTMEC Conference Recap

This week, MS2 attended the popular National Travel Monitoring Exposition and Conference (NaTMEC) in Irvine, California.  We had a booth there and saw many of our DOT and regional clients.  We made new friends as we met several DOTs interested in our transportation data management software.On Monday evening June 11, MS2 hosted a DOT […]
By |June 14th, 2018|All Products|Comments Off on NaTMEC Conference Recap

Horizontal Alignment Road Signs – Compliance Date, December 2019

We are reminding you of the revised requirements in the 2009 MUTCD (section 2C.06 thru 2C.14 ) regarding the use of various horizontal alignment signs. Agencies need to be in compliance with these rules by the end of December 2019. Two of the reference documents providing additional details are: MUTCD Compliance requirements and MUTCD Compliance timelines. […]
By |April 26th, 2018|Road Sign Database System|Comments Off on Horizontal Alignment Road Signs – Compliance Date, December 2019

Transportation Performance Management Update

In case you missed it.  We received this email from the FHWA and wanted to pass it along.   The second national performance measure regulation requires FHWA to determine: (1) the minimum Interstate pavement condition level for each State (23 CFR 490.315 and 490.317) and (2) whether or not a State DOT has […]
By |April 18th, 2018|Highway Performance Monitoring System (HPMS)|Comments Off on Transportation Performance Management Update

ICYMI – Travel Time Metric Data Reporting Requirements & Specifications

We received this email from FHWA last week and wanted to pass it along.The third national performance measure regulation on the National Performance Management Measures requires State DOT to report performance metric data for travel time based national performance measures to Highway Performance Monitoring System (HPMS).  More specifically, 23 CFR 490.511(e), 23 CFR 490.611(b) […]
By |February 12th, 2018|All Products|Comments Off on ICYMI – Travel Time Metric Data Reporting Requirements & Specifications

2018 TRB Convention is a Big Success

MS2 attended the Transportation Research Board’s 98th Annual Meeting this week at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.  The conference featured hundreds of professional sessions, lectures and committee meetings and was attended by more than 10,000 transportation professionals from around the world.MS2 had an exhibit booth and many of our friends […]
By |January 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2018 TRB Convention is a Big Success

Will Performance Management Provisions Dates Be Changed?

This email came to us today from the Association of Metropolitan Planning Organizations and we wanted to pass it along to you: “On behalf of AASHTO, AMPO and APTA, please find our joint letter requesting USDOT to delay the single common effective date for the performance management provisions by one year in order to […]
By |December 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Will Performance Management Provisions Dates Be Changed?

MS2 to Attend 2018 TRB Annual Meeting and NaTMEC Conference

MS2 will attend, and have a booth at, two important 2018 transportation industry conferences:  the January 2018 TRB Annual Meeting in Washington, DC and the June 2018 NaTMEC conference.The Transportation Research Board (TRB) 97th Annual Meeting will be held January 7–11, 2018, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, in Washington, D.C. The information-packed […]
By |November 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on MS2 to Attend 2018 TRB Annual Meeting and NaTMEC Conference

Kistler and Gridsmart technologies integrated using MS2 Autopolling software

MS2 software developers have created two new custom data import routines for popular transportation data collection hardware manufacturers.Since 2003, MS2 has worked hand in hand with data collection device manufacturers to help its clients import data using the available software. It has pioneered and implemented an innovative cloud-based Transportation Data Management System (TDMS) for […]
By |November 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Kistler and Gridsmart technologies integrated using MS2 Autopolling software