Kapsch TrafficCom has received a certification for compliance and conformance for its RIS-9160 and RIS-9260 roadside units (RSU) from the OmniAir Consortium.
OmniAir is an association that is focused on improving processes and products for tolling and connected vehicles, it works to confirm the RSUs meet operational standards set by the Instititue of Electrical and Electrionic Engineers (IEEE) and the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), and specifications by the United States Department of Transportation (USDOT).
Global-operating technology corporation for intelligent transportation systems Kapsch said, “The OmniAir certification of our roadside units is a valuable proof of the conformity and interoperability of Kapsch solutions. This will enable new deployments in pilot and commercial projects and furthermore add value to the Connected Vehicle infrastructure and market share of our solutions worldwide”, said Tugrul Güner, Director of Product Management Connected Vehicles.
As connected vehicle applications become progressively part of the urban landscape, the comprehensive suite of connected mobility products and services will enable Kapsch to have a primary role in these developments.
Kapsch was publically recognised as a certified supplier at the OmniAir European Plugfest in Malaga, Spain on September 30, 2019.