Posted July 26, 2016

Arrow Board Offers Remote Access and Free Cellular Connection

Solar Technology now offers a flashing arrow board that includes a built-in modem, GPS and free cellular service fo rremote communications for the life of the board.

Solar Technologies remote access arrow board“We’re pushing the boundaries to make our products the most technologically advanced and the best value in the industry,” says John Hayes, vice president of sales at solar technology. “With these remote communication features, we enable customers to create intelligent traffic solutions easily.”

The cellular connection will enable customers to locate their boards via GPS, check battery voltage from their desks and change arrow patterns remotely.  The data also includes a recorded history of what was displayed and when. Of course, providing the cellular connection for free is a very attractive bonus, offering enormous savings over the lifetime of the board.

“Our goal is and has always been to create products that keep highways workers and drivers safe,” Hayes added. “Combining GPS technology and telecommunications into “smart” boards is the future of traffic safety, and we’re there now.”

Solar Technology, Inc. is an Allentown-based manufacturer of traffic safety systems, delivered to customers in the U.S., Canada and beyond. Products include message boards, arrow boards, radar speed signs, incident response trailers and camera and light towers. Since 2009, Solar Tech has provided a 5 year Bumper-to-Bumper Warranty on all its products – a first in the industry. SolarTech has been an IOS 9001:2008-certified manufacturer since 2004. This certification provides specifications and guidelines to ensure that materials, products, processes and services are safe, reliable and of good quality. SolarTech’s headquarters are at 7620 Cetronia Road, Allentown, PA.