A Great Month for Minnesota Transportation and MnDOT

As our readers know, we strive to provide for all modes of traffic in our studies. We also believe we do a great job of staying informed on the latest technologies and innovations that can improve how we do business. Along those lines, the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) made four announcements in October that […]

Traffic Corner Tuesday – Sharing Traffic Engineering Knowledge One Webinar at a Time

Traffic Corner Tuesday Webinar

By Mike Spack, PE, PTOE Starting MikeOnTraffic in 2007 seemed very cutting edge at the time, but blogs became commonplace, and there have been several online innovations since then.  Our mission at Spack Enterprises is to “Improve Transportation Globally”, so we routinely think about how we can reach more people or share our knowledge more […]

CountingCars.com – A Look at Traffic Data Collection Innovation

By Mike Spack, PE, PTOE Recently, I wrote about MikeOnTraffic celebrating its 10th anniversary. The success of MikeOnTraffic has helped me work toward’s my personal goal of sharing my knowledge to help improve transportation globally. The blog has also helped me spread the word about how to cost-effectively collect traffic data so transportation professionals can […]

Announcing COUNTcam 2 – Next Generation Traffic Video Recording System

New COUNTcam 2 Video Recording System Connects Wirelessly to Your Mobile Device and Uses Swappable Battery Packs to Extend Recording Time.

By Mike Spack, PE, PTOE After more than a year in design and manufacturing, I’m excited to announce the all new COUNTcam 2 (check out how the COUNTcam 2 was designed from our technology partners at Tomorrow Labs) We originally designed our COUNTcam video recording systems out of our own need to find a more […]

A New Simple, Universal Address System

What3Words is Revolutionizing the Traditional Address System

Much of the developed world is covered by an addressing system.  For instance, our office is located at 5708 West 36th Street, St. Louis Park, Minnesota, 55416, USA and one of our partners is at Building 46, Second Industrial Estate, Houting, Shajing Street, Baoan District, Shenzhen, Guangdong, PRC 518104.  From these examples, you can see […]

Meet Us at ITE 2016 Annual Meeting

Bryant Ficek, Vice President of Spack Consulting and regular contributor to Mike On Traffic will be at the ITE 2016 Annual Meeting and Exhibit August 14th – 17th in Anaheim, California. Stop by the CountingCars.com booth to meet Bryant. We love to meet our readers and customers and swap traffic engineering stories. We also have a […]

Meet Me at PTV Vision Traffic User Group Meeting

Mike Spack to Present "How Vistro is Improving Our Traffic Studies"

Join me on October 13th and 14th at the 16th North America PTV Vision Traffic User Group Meeting in Portland, Oregon. This year I will be sharing my insights on “How Vistro is Improving Our Traffic Studies.” Click the link to view information about this year’s meeting. Send me an email at mspack@spackconsulting.com if you are planning […]