Get up to speed on RRFB news at SDITE’s Annual Meeting

Tue, 2018-04-03 16:42 -- kate.lautens

Visit us in Mobile for the latest in traffic beacon solutions


Event: 2018 Southern District Institute of Transportation Engineers (SDITE) Meeting

Location: Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel, Mobile, Alabama

Conference Dates: April 8–11, 2018


  • Welcome Reception – Sunday, April 8: 6 PM
  • Hospitality Networking Event, hosted by Temple – Sunday, April 8: 7–9 PM
  • Expo – Monday, April 9: 10 AM–3:30 PM

About the Show:
We’re joining our distributor Temple at the SDITE Meeting in Mobile, Alabama, where we’re ready to share the latest information with attendees on the RRFB’s new interim approval. Visit us Sunday night during the welcome reception or the hospitality networking event (hosted by Temple) that follows, and join us at the Temple booth on Monday. Talk to us about how to get RRFBs on your state or community’s approved product list.

Read our stories for a refresher on the latest news with the RRFB approval:

Bring your questions—we’ll be happy to help. And if rectangular rapid flashing beacons (RRFBs) for mid-block crosswalks are not on your list right now, we can also talk to you about our school zone flashing beacons and 24-hour flashing beacons.

Carmanah Traffic is pleased to partner with Temple Inc, which has been serving the South for more than 60 years. Based in Decatur, Alabama, Temple provides outstanding service to city, county, and state agencies, utility departments, engineering firms, and more, making it a leader and industry influencer that we are proud to work with.

Carmanah Traffic is a member of the Institute for Transportation Engineers (ITE), an international organization with over 15,000 members in more than 90 countries. ITE aims to improve mobility and safety for all transportation system users, sharing similar goals as Carmanah Traffic in creating smart, livable communities. Known as SDITE, the Southern District Institute for Transportation Engineers was officially chartered by ITE in 1953, and today includes members from Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia.

The 2018 SDITE Meeting will be held in at the Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel. This year, all technical sessions have a famous song title related to their content. Check the list: what songs do you recognize? Plus, the annual Traffic Bowl, a Jeopardy-style competition, is always a popular event, with students from each state competing for scholarship prizes.

Join Carmanah Traffic at the Temple booth to learn more about flashing beacon solutions for your community.

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