Created for engineers and designers, GuideSIGN has been the stalwart CAD software for creating traffic signs in a matter of minutes for government transportation agencies, AEC firms as well as local and city authorities since 1993.
FREMONT, CA: Transoft Solutions, developers of productivity-enhancing software and services for the civil, transportation, and aviation industry, has declared the launch of the latest version of GuideSIGN 8 suite of products with improved and new features for the quick and accurate design of roadway traffic signs, pavement markings, and signing plans.
Created for engineers and designers, GuideSIGN has been the stalwart CAD software for creating traffic signs in a matter of minutes for government transportation agencies, AEC firms as well as local and city authorities since 1993. This launch extends on the matters of compliance, safety, and efficiency in the traffic control area for street improvement projects, road dieting measures, and road restriping initiatives. With the latest GuideSIGN Plus software, users can be confident that their projects would be delivered accurately – complying to standards – and on time.
The release of GuideSIGN 8 sees new features for road and highway sign designing including:
• Updates to the new federal requirements from Canada (TAC-ATC 2001 with updates), the US (MUTCD 2009 with all supplements), and Australia (AS 1744-2018).
• A new tool for placing Spanish and French accents within text offering a professional as well as finished look for sign design in Latin America, parts of the US, as well as French Canada.
• The capability of working directly within your CAD platform (Bentley MicroStation and Autodesk AutoCAD)
"GuideSIGN 8 represents another major advancement and support for our customer base. We've listened to their feedback and their need to push their levels of productivity and reduce turnaround time on their road sign designs," stated Elizabeth Hofbauer-Spitzer, Senior Transportation Engineer at Transoft Solutions. "Our family of GuideSIGN software does what no other product on the market can do in sign design, sign planning and pavement marking capabilities. By ensuring compliancy to set standards and removing the inefficiencies of the tedious manual design cycle, GuideSIGN saves design time which reduces costs for projects."