Nighthawk Systems Receives Order from Solar Traffic Controls; Nighthawk Products Control School-Zone Flashers in Arizona

Nighthawk Systems Receives Order from Solar Traffic Controls; Nighthawk Products Control School-Zone Flashers in Arizona

SAN ANTONIO — Nighthawk Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: NIHK), a leading provider of intelligent wireless power control products, announced today that it has received an order from Solar Traffic Controls for additional PT1000 units to be used to activate solar powered school flashers in Gilbert, Arizona. Gilbert already has 10 solar powered school flashers that are activated by Nighthawk units. The flashers are used to remind drivers to slow down in school zones when children are present. Nighthawk products allow for centralized control of the flashers from the traffic management center thus saving on travel time around the town.

Joe Wise, President of Solar Traffic Controls, stated, “Nighthawk pager activation devices have proven reliable and cost effective for remote control of traffic devices using a readily available communications infrastructure.” Nighthawk’s PT1000 intelligent control board is perfectly suited for on-demand activation of roadside signs and warning systems.

H. Douglas Saathoff, Nighthawk’s Chief Executive Officer, stated, “We’re very happy to partner with Solar Traffic Controls in providing cost efficient systems that have public safety as the first priority. We look forward to capturing more business in this area as we gain exposure through projects like this one in Arizona and our recently-announced project with the Denver light rail system.”

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About Nighthawk Systems, Inc.

Nighthawk Systems, Inc. provides wireless, remote monitoring and power control equipment and services that save customers time, effort and money. Nighthawk products allow for on-demand processing at single or multiple widespread sites, and are easily installed and operated by anyone, regardless of technical capability. Nighthawk services customers in a variety of markets including electric utilities, traffic control, computer systems, commercial lighting, and irrigation. For more information visit www.nighthawksystems.com.

About Solar Traffic Controls

Solar Traffic Controls (STC) designs and manufactures solar-powered traffic control systems for city, state and federal DOTs across the U.S. STC’s primary products are solar-powered flashing beacon systems used for school zones and 24-hour applications. STC also supplies specialized flasher systems using environmental sensors and custom communications packages to control the flashing beacon systems. STC’s product spectrum also includes wireless power systems for ITS, EMS and HAR. STC’s products and services are sold through a network of regional distributors who offer technical support for projects. For more information visit www.solar-traffic-controls.com.

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