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The SNUG 2018 Annual workshop was held in Hamilton on 1st & 2nd of November.It was great to catch up on what is happening around the country in the signals arena.

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Tickets to the SNUG Nov 2018 Annual Workshop are now available.Earlybird tickets are available until October.We will be calling for papers shortly, and be making the programme available after that.The annual SNUG workshop is a great chance to get together with other people who work in the signals industry.To see more details, and to book your tickets, please click here.Please make sure you pay on time.

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The SNUG 2018 Annual workshop was held in Hamilton on 1st & 2nd of November.

It was great to catch up on what is happening around the country in the signals arena. It was also good to discuss the common problems that we are encountering, and share ideas and solutions.

It was no surprise that the biggest item of discussion involved cycle signals and control.

We had a number of polls during the workshop, with the results available on the Presentations page of the SNUG website.

We discussed the existence and use of the SNUG forum. Since then, there are a number of new posts placed on the forum.
Please go to the SNUG forum, review the topics, and contribute with your advice.
Think of the forum as an extension of the annual workshop, where others can view your questions, and you can help others out with your opinions and experience.

The presentations are now available on the SNUG website, along with a collection of photos taken by Sergio of SP Electronics.

Go to www.snug.org.nz, and select 'Presentations' from the menu.

There are a couple of new topics in the forum that we would like to hear your thoughts on.

- Should we allow filter turning through cycleway movements?  Megan and Axel have suggested several discussion points plus ViaStrada’s current position – they’d like your input to the forum discussion:  http://snug.org.nz/forum/viewtopic.php?id=16

- Should we be keeping the red man lit at all times (except during 'walk' time) -http://snug.org.nz/forum/viewtopic.php?pid=24#p24

We are also extending a special 'thank you' to John Kinghorn, and his team (Brandon, Holly & Dale), for the extra effort they put in as the hosts. We have received a lot of positive feedback form delegates in the last week.

Please remember that these workshops are made possible with the help from our sponsors.

Gold Sponsors -
HMI Technologies,
Spunlite Poles,
Fusion Networks.

Silver Sponsors -
FLIR ITS,
TSL,
CSLi.

And our Bronze Sponsors -
HTS Group,
Traffica

From SNUG Chair, Jeff Greenough, and the rest of the SNUG committee, thank you for your attendance in Hamilton. And if you couldn't come, please take some time to go over the presentations and pre-break videos.

About SNUG

The object of the Signals NZ User Group (SNUG) is the advancement of the fundamental knowledge of the art, science and practice of design, operation and maintenance of traffic signals.

SNUG is a subgroup of the Engineering NZ Transportation Group. Membership of SNUG is open to anyone with a membership in the Engineering NZ Transportation Group. If you wish to join then please email tech.groups@engineeringnz.org

The affairs of the SNUG are managed by a National Management Committee. They are responsible for the policy and administration of the Group, including:

  • arranging conferences, seminars and symposia
  • developing liaisons with existing organisations with similar or related objectives
  • promotion of technical education by such means as discussion groups, technical papers and assistance to educational authorities
  • assistance with the preparation of standard specifications, contract procedures, codes of practice, etc
  • preparation of public relations material
  • encouragement of relevant research
  • the expression of the views of the Group on matters within the Group's activity and interests

SNUG thanks our Gold & Silver Sponsors


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Contact Us




Contact Person: Sean Lewis (SNUG Chairman)

e-mail: sean.lewis@greensignal.co.nz

phone: 027 599 4584

 

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