Parsons to Design Traffic Management System for Florida’s I-95
PASADENA, CA (June 30, 2016) – Parsons is pleased to announce that the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) District Two has selected the corporation to provide final design services for an expansion of FDOT’s freeway traffic management system on I‑95 from north of the Jacksonville International Airport to the Georgia state line.
The 17-mile project will include various intelligent transportation systems and solutions, including archived data management, automatic vehicle identification, closed-circuit television cameras, dynamic message signs, microwave vehicle detection, and road weather information. Parsons will be responsible for designing the communications backbone for the traffic management system, as well as identifying and designing the individual devices required to fully cover the corridor.
“Parsons has long been at the forefront of using technology to improve the capacity and safety of roads and highways,” said Michael Johnson, Parsons Group President. “We are pleased to bring our expertise to this important project on Florida’s key interstate highway, and we applaud FDOT’s commitment to advanced traffic management across the state. These efforts increase the safety and reliability of roadways for residents, visitors, and the business community alike.”Parsons (NYSE: PSN) is a leading disruptive technology provider in the global defense, intelligence, and critical infrastructure markets, with capabilities across cybersecurity, missile defense, space, connected infrastructure, and smart cities. Please visit Parsons.com, and follow us on LinkedIn and Facebook to learn how we’re making an impact.