SOURCE: Nestor, Inc.

October 16, 2006 09:01 ET

Rhome, Texas Selects Nestor Traffic Systems for Mobile Speed Enforcement

PROVIDENCE, RI -- (MARKET WIRE) -- October 16, 2006 -- Nestor Traffic Systems, Inc., a leading provider of advanced red light and speed enforcement systems and services and subsidiary of Nestor Inc. (NASDAQ: NEST), announced that the City of Rhome, Texas approved a contract with Nestor for mobile speed enforcement tools and services. The signed contract calls for one mobile speed enforcement van to be deployed at least thirty hours a week for an initial term of one year.

According to Nestor Traffic Systems Chief Executive Officer William B. Danzell, "We believe that the PoliscanSpeed™ detection technology, coupled with our customer service and experience in automated enforcement, best support Rhome's speed and accident reduction goals. We are very pleased to be selected by the City."

"Nestor's new mobile speed system allows us to use resources previously committed to catching speeders to increase police visibility throughout the City and we value this new partnership," said Rhome Police Chief K.C. Schoenthal.

Nestor Traffic Systems provides automated traffic enforcement solutions to state and municipal governments. Nestor Traffic Systems is the exclusive North American distributor for the Vitronic PoliScanSpeed™ scanning LiDAR, capable of tracking multiple vehicles in multiple lanes simultaneously. An industry first, the scanning LiDAR mobile speed enforcement system is an innovative solution for digital speed detection and image recording. The scanning capability of the PoliScanSpeed™ system minimizes the ambiguity and measuring errors associated with conventional speed enforcement systems. Our CrossingGuard® red light enforcement system uses patented multiple, time-synchronized videos to capture comprehensive evidence of red light and speed violations. In addition, CrossingGuard® offers customers a unique Collision Avoidance™ safety feature that can help prevent intersection collisions. CrossingGuard® is a registered trademark of Nestor Traffic Systems, Inc. PoliScanSpeed™ is a trademark of Vitronic. For more information, call (401) 274-5658 or visit

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