Brandon Tessier

As Eastern Regional Sales and Account Manager, Brandon is your primary contact if you are East of the Mississippi River. He is based at our home office in Smithfield, Rhode Island, and brings over a decade’s worth of experience in regional sales and management. His belief in having the same customer-first attitude and team approach we emphasize at SESA makes working with him easy, and his reliability, needs assessment and thorough communication assures our clients that they will receive the best solution available for their individual project. Brandon spends much of his free time hiking in the White Mountains of New Hampshire and is also a skilled graphic designer and website developer. Brandon can be reached at btessier@sesamerica.com or on his cell phone at: (434) 544-1222.
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SESA Commissions Full Matrix Front Access DMS in NH

Posted by Brandon Tessier on Sep 15, 2017 3:16:01 PM

SESA Messenger S eries

SES America, Inc. is proud to announce the recent completion of manufacturing and delivery of its Messenger Series Dynamic Message Signs for the New Hampshire Department of Transportation. The signs are being installed as part of NHDOT’s widening and reconstruction of the Spaulding Turnpike in Newington and Dover. 

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Topics: Traffic Control, DMS Messenger 6000, Travel Time, Dynamic Message Signs

SESA Successfully Completes Phase II of Trailblazer Sign Project for Michigan DOT in Wayne-Oakland County

Posted by Brandon Tessier on Dec 8, 2016 12:01:00 PM


 SES America, a Rhode Island-based manufacturer of dynamic LED signage is pleased to announce the installation and successful commissioning of seven trailblazer signs along the Remington area of I75 in Michigan.


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Topics: Grid-Powered DMS, Traffic Control, Toll Indicators, DMS Messenger 5000

SESA Completes Testing and Integration of New Hampshire Solar Powered Weigh Station Signs

Posted by Brandon Tessier on Nov 3, 2016 11:07:00 AM


SES America(SESA) and its partners New England Traffic Solutions and New England Signal Systems recently completed testing and commissioning of Solar Powered Signs for several Weigh Stations in New Hampshire. These signs are installed on I-93 near Windham, NH and will be used to display the status of weigh stations (OPEN or CLOSED) on both the northbound and southbound directions of the highway.


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Topics: Mobility, Blank Out Signs, Solar Signs, Traffic Control, Weigh Station

SESA Deploys Dynamic Trailblazer Signs for Michigan Department of Transportation

Posted by Brandon Tessier on May 2, 2016 6:30:00 AM


SES America, Inc. recently completed the manufacturing and installation of full color LED Dynamic Trailblazer Signs for the Michigan Department of Transportation, and is set to soon begin manufacturing of additional signs for the next phase of this ongoing work.


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Topics: Traffic Control, Travel Time, DMS Messenger 5000

Massachusetts - Building the Largest Travel Time Network in the U.S.

Posted by Brandon Tessier on Apr 1, 2016 4:56:35 PM

SES America, Inc. (SESA) has completed the manufacturing of over three hundred (300) solar-powered embedded dynamic message signs to be installed as part of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation’s “Go Time” project. Once completed, the project will provide the largest travel time network available in any state in the U.S., allowing motorists across the Commonwealth to instantly access travel time data on major corridors across the region.

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Topics: Solar Signs, Travel Time, DMS SolarSign 5000

SESA Commissions First Full Color Walk-In DMS in Rhode Island

Posted by Brandon Tessier on Jun 1, 2015 9:59:00 AM

SES America, a Rhode Island-based manufacturer of dynamic LED signage, is pleased to announce the installation and successful commissioning of the first Full Color Walk-In Dynamic Message Sign in the state of Rhode Island.

The full color sign was provided and installed under contract with the Rhode Island Airport Corporation (RIAC) on the highway connector between I-95 and T.F. Green Airport in Warwick, RI.

“Providing this sign for the Rhode Island Airport Corporation allows us to continue to build and improve upon the work done when we installed the first DMS here almost fifteen years ago,” said SESA Eastern Regional Manager Brandon Tessier. “This latest installation will allow Rhode Island residents access to critical airport information in a way not seen before here in the Ocean State.”

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Topics: DMS Messenger 6000

Embedded Dynamic Message Sign Approved by Florida DOT Traffic Engineering Research Lab (TERL)

Posted by Brandon Tessier on Apr 15, 2015 9:51:00 AM

SES America, Inc. proudly announces the addition of its single line, full color embedded DMS to the Florida Department of Transportation’s TERL-approved product listing.

The addition of full color embedded DMS to SESA’s already approved product line continues to build out the offering of high-quality, energy efficient dynamic message signs the Rhode Island-based company manufactures for installation on highway projects across the US and Florida.

Each embedded DMS is able to display standard characters in both 12” and 18” heights in a variety of vivid MUTCD-compliant (Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Displays) colors, and is capable of being used for a myriad of applications including variable toll rates, lane status messaging, travel times and advisory messages. The signs are controlled by a state-of-the-art controller located in a roadside cabinet, complete with a full-color touch screen, full NTCIP compliance and the ability to control multiple embedded DMS from a single controller.

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Topics: Travel Time, Toll Indicators, DMS Messenger 5000

Florida DOT Approves SES America M5000 Task-Specific Dynamic Message Signs

Posted by Brandon Tessier on Apr 9, 2014 9:44:00 AM

SES America, Inc. is proud to announce the addition of its M5000 Task-Specific Dynamic Message Sign to the Florida Department of Transportation’s Approved Product List (APL). The addition of the M5000 TS-DMS to the APL is a continuation of SES America’s commitment to bring its full product line of industry-leading energy efficient DMS to the State of Florida.

The M5000 TS-DMS features low power consumption display boards outfitted with high intensity LEDs, housed in a NEMA TS-4 rated DMS housing. The M5000 is designed to be installed within static highway signs, perfect for applications such as toll rates and lane status messaging.

The M5000 TS-DMS joins a short list of embedded DMS approved by the Florida DOT Traffic Engineering Research Lab for sale in Florida. Known nationwide for stringent quality standards, districts in Florida must adhere to the FL DOT Approved Products List for all Traffic Control Device purchasing decisions.

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Topics: Toll Indicators, DMS Messenger 5000

SESA Completes Installation of 24 Solar Powered Dynamic Message Signs Across Cape Cod

Posted by Brandon Tessier on Mar 1, 2014 9:27:00 AM

SES America successfully completed installation of 24 task-specific,  solar powered Dynamic Message Signs M5000 SOLAR at nine locations across Cape Cod, MA.

The installations are part of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation’s Real Traffic Time Monitoring initiative aimed at relieving congestion on highly-trafficked areas of Cape Cod during the busy spring and summer tourist seasons by providing travel time information to motorists at key locations along busy stretches of highway. Information is provided via the use of Bluetooth readers in conjunction with the travel time modules – all powered solely by the use of solar panels.

Each sign uses state-of-the-art, high efficiency display boards outfitted with high-intensity LEDs and a patented tilting mechanism capable of refining the viewing angle to ensure the travel times are visible to all passing motorists.

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Topics: Solar Signs, SolarSign 5000 DMS, Traffic Control, Travel Time