Category Archives: Meetings

Meeting Cancelled

The November 8, 2017 TSA meeting has been canceled. We will have to reschedule the ATSI training for another time. Sorry for the delay and short notice.

We are working on getting another meeting set up coming soon.

Remember it is time for new officers. If you are interested in a position please let us know.

 

dmusage at gmail.com

Meeting / Training, November 8th, 2017

Save the day

Our next TSA Meeting is right around the corner! Please save the date! And RSVP (space is limited)!

  • When: Wednesday 11/8/17
  • Where: San Jose – Address to follow
  • Topic: ATSI Testing (TARP POINTS)

Information: Come join us for training on the ATSI tester! After completing this course, students will know how to operate the ATSI PCMT-8000 safely and correctly.

Who should take this course? Technicians or engineers who are involved in maintaining, installing or designing traffic signal control systems. (If you know someone that is not involved with TSA but would be interested in this course, please let us know)

Fee: Usually our meetings are free. Since there will be a certification received after completing this course, there is a fee associated. Please contact Janae Scott jscott@jamservicesinc.com (925) 219-5767 or Robert Asuncion robert@bear-electrical.com (408)717-2448 – for more information.

August 16th Quarterly Meeting Notice

Wednesday Aug 16
Social Hour – 9:30AM
Meeting Start – 10:30AM

 

Address:

Santa Clara County Yard
1505 Schallenberger Rd
San Jose CA 95131

Please join us for a presentation on Polara’s newest Accessible Pedestrian Signal (APS). Polara is the leading supplier of APS and ADA-compliant pedestrian technology and push buttons in North America. The Intelligent iNavigator is Polara’s Next Generation APS that incorporates Bluetooth and WiFi communication.

Light Refreshments to be served.

April Meeting Announcement

When: Wednesday, April 19th, 2017, 09:30 -12:00

Location: City Of San Jose, Mabury Service Yard, 1404 Mabury Road, San Jose, California, 95133

Topic: Signal Maintenance Bucket Truck Show Off and Safety Harness Demo

Presented By: David Mooso, City of Campbell

Ever wonder how other agencies in the traffic signal maintenance industry are equipped to do their job? Want to see the latest and greatest in service trucks? Our very own David Mooso will also be discussing the latest trends in truck harness safety.

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The current newsletter can be downloaded in PDF form here: tsa-april-19-newsletter

Link: Google Map to meeting location.

Other Upcoming events:

05/17/17 – Officers’ Meeting

07/19/17 – TSA General Meeting – Location TBD

08/09/17 – Officers’ Meeting

10/18/17 – TSA General Meeting – Location TBD

11/08/17 – Officers’ Meeting

Newsletter

Hello TSA members.
See attached May 18 Newsletter
Also don’t forget to RSVP to our next meeting.

NEXT MEETING

  • Map to meeting.
  • Where: City of South San Francisco Corp Yard
    550 N. Canal St.
    South San Francisco, CA , 94080
  • Wednesday May 18, 2016
  • Social Hour – 11:30AM
    Meeting Starts – 12:00PM- 1:00PM
  • Guest Speaker/ Topic: Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacons (RRFB) presented by Carmanah and JAM Services

See you there!

Next Meeting May 18, 2016

Our next meeting.

Wednesday May 18, 2016
Social Hour – 11:30AM
Meeting Starts – 12:00PM1:00PM

Where:  City of South  San Francisco Corp Yard
550 N. Canal St.
South San Francisco, CA , 94080
Map to the meeting.
Guest Speaker/ Topic:  Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacons (RRFB) presented by Carmanah and JAM Services
See you there!

February Newsletter And Meeting Notice

Happy 2016!  For our first meeting of 2016 — let’s make it a great one!

What:  TSA Meeting / Cabinet Training
When:  Wednesday, Feb 17 , 2016, 10:30AM
Where:  Prospect Silicon Valley – Traffic Signal Lab,
1608 Las Plumas Avenue, San Jose, CA 95133
Why:  Our quarterly meeting to get together, meet new members, get IMSA TARP points.

How:  Please RSVP via email and come to our meeting! TSASiliconValleyChapter@gmail.com

LUNCH TO BE PROVIDED.

Thank you in advance to Western Systems for providing cabinet training, courtesy of Mr. Stewart Wilkerson and Mr. Tom Rivard.

Thank you in advance to PROSPECT SILICON VALLEY for providing an exciting venue.

At this meeting, not only will we be catching up on TSA Silicon Valley business, we will be learning and training on the newest TS2-1 controller cabinet, TARP training, and see and meet PROSPECT SILICON VALLEY.

See you there,

Your 2016 TSA Board – Silicon Valley Chapter

Janae Scott, President
Amber Abdullah, Vice President
David Mooso, Treasurer
Robert Asuncion, Secretary

TSA Newsletter 20160201

Newsletter, June 2015

Next Meeting:

Date: June 17th
Time: 9:30am
Location: Santa Clara County yard 1505 Schallenberger Rd., San Jose, CA 95131

Refreshments will be provided.

Our TSA Officers are: Janae Scott President, Stewart Wilkerson VP, Kelly Escobar Treasurer, and Dave Mooso Secretary.

Downloads:

Our June 2015 newsletter as a PDF file.
The PDF Reader application here.

Minutes for February 18, 2015 meeting:

9:50am The TSA Meeting started by President Janae Scott. We did introductions, Dave Mooso read the minutes of the last meeting. Kelly Escobar gave the treasures report.
9:55am The speaker Mari Hunter from the City of San Francisco spoke about the work that the City of San Francisco is doing to make it safer for citizens to walk around the City through there Vision Zero project. Visit www.visionsf.org for more information.
10:30am President Janae Scott asked for ideas for future meetings. Members asked to hear about LED street lighting studies, anything new, getting IMSA tarp points for attending meetings, giving out prizes, signal cabinet training, have a speaker talk about LED street lights.
10:40am David from the City of South San Francisco asked for volunteers for the oral board that they will be having soon.
10:50am Meeting finished.

February Newsletter

Next Meeting:

Date: February 18th
Time: 9:30am
Location: South San Francisco, 550 North Canal Street

Refreshments will be provided.

Our Speakers will be Mari Hunter & Tom Maguire.

Vision Zero presentation will reflect San Francisco’s commitment to prioritizing street safety through engineering, enforcement, education, evaluation and policy to eliminate traffic deaths in San Francisco by 2024.

Our TSA Officers are: Janae Scott President, Stewart Wilkerson VP, Kelly Escobar Treasurer, and Dave Mooso Secretary.

Announcements:

• The Lodi Show is March 19th. Come see what is new in our industry

Job Announcement:

Maintenance Electrician

  • City of South Gate, 8650 California Ave, South Gate, CA 90280. (323) 357-5835
  • Open Recruitment
  • $3,998-$4,859 per month
  • www.cityofsouthgate.org

Downloads:
Our February newsletter as a PDF file.
The PDF Reader application here.

Meeting Notice, July 23rd, 09:30

Date: July 23rd
Time: 9:30am
Location: Santa Clara County Yard- 1505 Schallenberger Road, San Jose, CA 95131

Refreshments will be provided

Two of our Speakers will be Tom Rivard and Stewart Wilkerson of Western Systems who will jointly be presenting the new, patent-pending P-Plus traffic signal cabinet designed and manufactured by Western Systems. This cabinet incorporates an integral Clary model SPLXN 1250 UPS system with batteries. The P-Plus traffic signal cabinet has the same footprint and physical size as a standard P-44 cabinet, yet it has a separate, isolated compartment for the batteries and also has a door-mounted port for connection to a generator. Additionally, Mr. Craig Bolden of Clary Corporation will be discussing power conditioning and UPS systems for traffic signals and central systems.

Here is a copy of the July newsletter.