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NTCIP 1209 Data Element Definitions for Transportation Sensor Systems (TSS)
Object definitions that are specific to and guide the data exchange content between advanced sensors and other devices in an NTCIP network. Advanced sensors include video-based detection sensors, inductive loop detectors, sonic detectors, infrared detectors, and microwave/radar detectors. (Formerly TS 3.EP- TSS)
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Jointly approved and published NTCIP standards are available for free download for 12 months through FHWA-sponsored special offer. More information is available at: Phone: 877-413-5184 Phone: 202-289-0222 ext. 130

Current Published Version: Version 2, Published in May 2014

Previous Development Activity: Version 1: Published (Nov 2005)

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