Transoft Acquires Canada-based Brisk Synergies
RICHMOND, Canada, Jan 25, 2020 - Transoft Solutions Inc., (“Transoft”) a global leader in transportation engineering design and analysis software, announced its acquisition of Brisk Synergies (“Brisk”) the leader in automated road safety analysis headquartered in Waterloo, Ontario.
From left to right: Charles Chung, CEO, Brisk Synergies; Milton Carrasco, President and CEO, Transoft Solutions; and Luis Miranda-Moreno, Chief Scientist, Brisk Synergies.
Brisk Synergies’ BriskVANTAGE and BriskLUMINA software platforms apply continuous deep learning analytics on traffic video to help assist transportation professionals reach their Vision Zero goals to prevent vehicle, pedestrian and cyclist collisions, and improve road safety. The secure, cloud-based Brisk dashboard reports on actionable, predictive data on near-miss collisions and traffic flow in near real-time from video-monitored intersections on roadways. Brisk’s platforms are already being used worldwide in cities including New York State, Atlanta, Toronto, Bellevue, Montreal, Denver, Bogota, Zurich, The Hague, Nantes, Karlsruhe and Mumbai.
“We are impressed with the advanced technologies Brisk has developed and its highly skilled team of researchers and developers,” said Milton Carrasco, Transoft Solutions President and CEO. “Through our continuous investments in talent, and technology and innovation, we can help engineers, city planners, and transportation departments design and plan safer cities driven by machine learning and video analytics.”
“We are delighted to welcome Brisk’s employees into the Transoft family. A special warm welcome to Charles Chung, CEO of Brisk Synergies, and Luis Miranda-Moreno, Chief Scientist and Associate Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at McGill University in Montreal.”
About Transoft Solutions
Transoft Solutions develops innovative and highly specialized software for aviation, civil infrastructure, and transportation professionals. Since 1991, Transoft has remained focused on safety-oriented solutions that enable transportation professionals to work with the utmost confidence. Our portfolio of planning, simulation, modeling, and design solutions are used in over 130 countries serving more than 50,000 customers across local and federal agencies, consulting firms, airport authorities, and ports. We take pride in providing the highest quality of customer support from our headquarters in Canada, and through our offices in Sweden, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Australia, Germany, India, Belgium, and China.
For more information on Transoft’s range of aviation, civil design, and vehicle simulation solutions, visit www.transoftsolutions.com.