Category: Mass Transit

Daktronics To Introduce New LED Video Solutions At DSE 2019

New Street Furniture, the Optica series and digital banner products will debut domestically at DSE 2019 for the first time.

Updated Software Features for MLB Teams

Our development team recently issued additional software updates for MLB customers for the 2017 season. These mid-season updates include: Data Server Statcast Player Metrics app that is currently used by five beta sites Statcast Speed of Pitch interface with HIT timer has been added based upon customer requests Trackman interface for Speed of Pitch has ...

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Choosing a Subcontractor? Read These 3 Tips First

Picture this: you won a project, need subcontractors to get it done and time is short. How do you choose? We’ve made it easy and compiled a list of questions to ask. Guaranteeing Timeliness How do you know that your order will be on time? Is there a known production window and capacity? Are there ...

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New BART Displays Receive Attention

Photo courtesy of mercurynews.com Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) riders might have noticed some new digital displays throughout the system. A recent article featured the new signs comparing them to the old ones. Daktronics is proud to be the provider of both displays. You see, the average lifespan of a similar display is typically up to 10 ...

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Daktronics Announces $3.2 Million Order for New York City Transit

The Transportation division keeps growing by leaps and bounds! As a world leader in the digital display market, Daktronics aims to lead in all categories of investment. With the largest mass transit order the company's received to date, Daktronics is pleased to announce a $3.2 million order for Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) New York City ...

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Lean, Mean Manufacturing Machine

In case you haven’t heard, Daktronics began its Lean journey in 2006 to eliminate waste and boost efficiency. The result was impressive: a 60% increase in factory efficiency. Through improving productivity with continuous flow assembly lines, Daktronics has been able to produce a better product with shorter lead times. Check out this materials management blog ...

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Down By the Bay

San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) recently put in a purchase order of $1.1 million for  high resolution, full-color 6 mm mass transit signage for their passenger information system along the new Warm Springs, San Jose Berryessa and East Contra Costa (eBART) extensions. As the fifth-largest transit center in America, they tend to stay ...

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Continually Earning Your Trust

When you hear the words “Trust me,” a person might think, “Why should I?” Well, here’s a good reason: for three consecutive years, Daktronics has been named one of North America’s 100 most trustworthy companies.  Only 5 other companies on the list are able to claim the same distinction of three years running. Over 8,000 ...

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DMS content strategy: How to shake up public perception with the right message at the right time

Whenever bad weather, construction projects or accidents interrupt the regular flow of traffic, dynamic message signs connect with motorists to increase awareness. Agencies rely on this technology for traffic mitigation and safety when they are needed most. But on a normal day — and to the chagrin of many skeptical taxpayers – these displays are ...

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Sharpening Traffic Management in New Jersey

Vanguard® Dynamic Message Signs Create Valuable Clarity and Versatility for Garden State's Tollways With increasing support from government standards and industry expertise, full-color high-resolution dynamic message signs are appearing on freeways throughout the country. The 122-mile New Jersey Turnpike carries some of the heaviest traffic in the country. The people and goods on this vital ...