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Aldis, Inc. Announces Name Change To GRIDSMART Technologies, Inc.

Aldis, Inc., a leader in deploying smart, cost-effective technologies to improve the safety and efficiency of our transportation system, recently announced that the company is now GRIDSMART Technologies, Inc. After a successful year in both product development and sales, GRIDSMART Technologies, Inc. more accurately reflects the company’s goals, product line and identity.

Is It Time To Bury The Loop?

The latest issue of Thinking Highways takes a look at the use of video detection technology as a more efficient method for traffic signal control over inductive loops. Bob McQueen’s statement, “It’s interesting that a much more cost-effective and modern technology has not been used on a larger number of intersections,” is directly in line with GRIDSMART’s philosophy of “See more. Spend less.” Great read!

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The Value of Perpetual Data

So, it is football season and I got to thinking about something……. A long, long time ago when I was a lad in South Detroit, we use to watch radio (the talkie).  We accepted that the Big Ten was not allowed to play in any bowl game except the Rose Bowl. Then...

Celebrating Richard Arvine Overton, Oldest Living WWII Veteran

Here is the straight up: it is a contentious day here in America three days after the election. It seems like everyone is upset with something and feels like the world is falling apart. GRIDSMART always doubles down when the stakes are high so here goes: “The election...

Post-Holiday Bummer

It is the day after INTERSECT16 and it feels very much like the slight melancholy of December 26th. You feel amazing about the past few days, you feel proud of bringing the family together, you feel thankful for all the great people in your life, you feel concern that...

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RETURNING 2021

After much deliberation, and with much remorse, GRIDSMART has decided to cancel INTERSECT this year. The safety of our employees, distributors and customers is of utmost importance.