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Faith In The Future: GRIDSMART CEO Bill Malkes Talks to Kevin Borras

The news that GRIDSMART Technologies, Inc had been acquired by the Cubic Corporation was perhaps the first ITS big news story of 2019. The usual questions were soon doing the rounds: What does it mean for GRIDSMART? Will the name disappear?

Knoxville traffic management tech company GRIDSMART acquired for $87M

Knoxville-founded GRIDSMART Technologies has been acquired by Cubic Corp. for $87 million in cash. GRIDSMART co-founder and CEO Bill Malkes said production of its traffic management technology will stay in Knoxville, as will its 50 local jobs. The deal closed Jan. 2.

Cubic buys Gridsmart to solve intersection woes

Cubic Transportation Systems has acquired video detection company Gridsmart Technologies for approximately $87m in cash to bolster its intelligent traffic management portfolio.

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