Luminator Technology Group and Safety Tech, a Gauzy Company, Partner Together to Bring Mirrorless Driver Assistance Systems to the Mass Transit Bus Market.
Safety Tech specializes in ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems) including embedded vision and image analysis processing. With their Camera Monitor System, bus operators will reduce blind spots, increase awareness by 35%, reduce glares, and eliminate vibration and distortion. Video Mirrors benefits fleet operators by minimizing driver fatigue and fuel costs, driving a reduction in accidents, and over a 40% reduction in costly repairs.
An additional feature offered is the safety markers that help operators visualize various set distances beside and behind their vehicles, reducing the stress and danger of lane changes. This solution has been deployed by numerous OEMs and transport authorities and can be supplied for new bus purchases or retrofit installation. “We are excited to partner with Safety Tech to bring this best-in-class Video Mirror solution to our clients” says Bryan Waters, CEO of Luminator. “Luminator is a renowned specialist supporting transit bus manufacturers and operators, will help us pursue the European success of our Camera Monitor System in the USA and Canada in addition to Australia, New Zealand, Austria, and Germany, with the common will to increase safety in public transportation” stated Benjamin Lepin, Safety Tech Managing Director.
Check out the video below and see how Video Mirrors are transforming safety for public transportation.
Based in France with a subsidiary in Montreal, Safety Tech is a world leader in Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS). The company designs, develops, and markets complete and customized solutions for the coach, bus, truck, and motorhome markets. A pioneer in ADAS technologies and products, Safety Tech also benefits from a European leadership position in its historical markets of rearview mirrors and driver protection doors. Safety Tech combines its complementary skills in mechanics, embedded electronics, and image analysis, to offer innovative solutions and meet the needs of its customers in terms of safety, cost, comfort, and design.
Safety Tech was acquired by Gauzy in February 2022. Gauzy is a world leader in material science and nanotechnology, focused on the research, development, manufacturing, and marketing of light and vision control technologies as a Tier 1 or Tier 2 across the automotive industry. The company has a global presence with 14 offices, 4 production facilities, and partners and customers worldwide.
Luminator Technology Group delivers globally recognized technology solutions that increase intelligence, safety, and efficiency for public transit operations. Luminator Technology Group (Luminator) was established and is purposefully architected to make a lasting impact on the transit technology market. Combining strategic research and development with smart acquisitions, we are merging a broad range of expertise and new technology along with bestin- class products from successful, well-known regional companies into one cohesive, global organization.
Luminator is uniquely positioned to provide solutions to connect transit passengers to vital information while supporting the operational objectives of efficient transit operations. Supporting transit bus and rail car manufacturers as well as public transit operators around the globe, Luminator is developing and delivering technology with tangible benefits to public transit.
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