Robert Ung Joins McCain to Head ITS Solutions Team
Industry veteran brings over 25 years of traffic management and mobility experience
SAN DIEGO, California, September 2, 2020 McCain, Inc., a leader in the supply of Intelligent Transportation Solutions (ITS) for safety and mobility and a member of the global SWARCO family, welcomes transportation industry leader Robert Ung to lead their ITS Solutions team and continue the company’s commitment to ITS and customer satisfaction.
As Director of ITS Solutions, Ung will manage a team dedicated to providing a consistently high level of service to current and future McCain customers. Ung and his team will respond to customer needs including equipment deployment, hardware and software systems integration, troubleshooting and solution generation, training and education, and deepening customer relationships. The ITS Solutions team will also provide input on new product design, development, and functionality.
With over 25 years of traffic management industry experience with NEMA TS-1, TS-2, and Caltrans TEES product development, system integration, sales, and support, Ung will leverage his previous experience in managing technical support and project management personnel.
McCain’s chief operating officer, Greg McKhann said, “With Bob’s significant experience in the traffic management industry, a broad Engineering background and years of management experience, we are confident that Bob will successfully lead our highly motivated and talented ITS Solutions team. We take our obligation to customer satisfaction and solution development very seriously and he shares those values at his core.”
Ung, an active member of multiple industry groups, earned his Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from the California State Polytechnic University-Pomona and is IMSA Traffic Level III certified. In keeping with his IEEE and engineering roots, Ung also holds two utility patents issued by the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
Before joining McCain, Ung worked for Rockwell International Corp. and Iteris, Inc. in various system integration, engineering, project management, and product management roles spanning over 35 years.
McCain, Inc. creates intelligent transportation solutions and traffic control equipment to promote safer, more mobile and livable communities. A wholly-owned subsidiary of the SWARCO Group, the San Diego-based transportation technology firm provides high-quality products and services to optimize signalized intersections, improving safety and quality of life for all road users. McCain’s innovative solutions are paving the way to the future by creating the next generation of smart city solutions and helping to prepare the infrastructure for connected and autonomous vehicles.
SWARCO is a global transportation technology leader dedicated to making the travel experience safer, quicker, more convenient, and environmentally sound. Headquartered in Austria, the SWARCO family celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2019, honoring its expansive portfolio of urban and interurban traffic control, parking, public transport, and street lighting. SWARCO’s livable and smart city solutions include cooperative systems, infrastructure-to-vehicle communications, electromobility, and integrated software solutions. With solutions in 70 countries and more than 3,700 team members, SWARCO is leading the effort to shift conventional transportation management into the digital age.
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