A little about Advantage Traffic.

Origins of Advantage Traffic

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Public Liability : £2,000,000
Professional Indemnity : £500,000
Employers Liability : £10,000,000

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Anthony Gent is a traffic control engineer with 20 years experience within the industry. The first 9 years spent in local government (Lincolnshire & Cambridgeshire), gaining a solid background in all aspects of traffic signal engineering. This included junction & crossing design, signal maintenance, installation supervision, managing a UTC system and carrying out SCOOT validation.

In 1999 Anthony moved on to Siemens Traffic Controls as a systems engineer, where he specialised in the upgrade and installation of new products within the Urban Systems team. This included Telscan CCTV, UTC systems, MOVA, ASTRAL RTPI and bus priority systems, as well as carrying out signal design within the newly created Design Services group.

In 2004 Anthony became a Regional Manager within Design Services; responsible for business development and running a team of 5 design engineers covering the North of England. And was still actively involved in engineering, and was fortunate enough to be part of the team that installed and validated the Sharjah UTC system in the UAE.

Anthony joined WSP in 2009 as an Associate within the signals team, but have since moved on from the company and set-up a new venture - Advantage Traffic Signal Control & Design.

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The prime objective of Advantage Traffic is to provide a first class service on an as-needed basis anywhere in the country basing the quality of the work done as that equal to or exceeding anything provided within the industry.