London planners given access to more data to improve efficiency

London planners given access to more data to improve efficiency

🕔08:44, 30.Apr 2015

Transport for London (TfL) has given planners access to better public transport information and new tools via its website to assist them with the development of future neighbourhoods and communities. Public Transport Access Levels (PTAL) information is now available in

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TomTom introduces MyDrive website and app

TomTom introduces MyDrive website and app

🕔08:17, 30.Apr 2015

TomTom yesterday introduced TomTom MyDrive, a website and app designed to seamlessly connect the car to the digital world. For the first time, drivers can use their smartphone, tablet or PC to review real-time traffic information, plan routes, and send

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Cubic and TfL’s bankcard payment system wins at Contactless and Mobile Awards

Cubic and TfL’s bankcard payment system wins at Contactless and Mobile Awards

🕔12:22, 29.Apr 2015

Cubic Transportation Systems and Transport for London (TfL) have again been recognized for innovation for their contactless bankcard payment system, winning the Gamechanger category at the Contactless and Mobile Awards last night in London. The award is presented to the company with the

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Volvo invests in Peloton Technology

Volvo invests in Peloton Technology

🕔12:06, 29.Apr 2015

Volvo has announced it is one of a collective to invest a combined US $16 million in platoon technology company Peloton Technology, via its Volvo Group Venture Capital subsidiary. Peloton Technology is making strides in vehicle-to-vehicle communications, crafting a solution

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HOW DO I MAKE MY CITY SMART?

HOW DO I MAKE MY CITY SMART?

🕔15:07, 28.Apr 2015

What exactly is a smart city? What makes it smart? How many elements are there to consider? How do I make my city smart? All these questions, and a whole lot more, will be answered on Wednesday 3 June when

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Cities to invest $64 billion in LED and “Smart” streetlights by 2025

Cities to invest $64 billion in LED and “Smart” streetlights by 2025

🕔15:00, 28.Apr 2015

There are currently more than 2,000 LED and smart streetlight projects globally. With these infrastructure projects, cities and municipalities across the world modernize their streetlights with more efficient light-emitting diode (LED) lights. They are also deploying sensors, communications and analytics

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EU to require new cars to have eCall fitted from spring 2018

EU to require new cars to have eCall fitted from spring 2018

🕔13:10, 28.Apr 2015

Emergency call devices that automatically alert rescue services to car crashes (eCall) will have to be fitted to all new models of cars and light vans by 31 March 2018 under rules voted by European Parliament on today (28 April).

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GE Lighting system wins gold at International Edison Awards ceremony

GE Lighting system wins gold at International Edison Awards ceremony

🕔10:34, 28.Apr 2015

GE Lighting has been honoured with a Gold Edison Award for its LightGrid™ Outdoor Wireless Control System, a groundbreaking solution for street and roadway lights that allows remote operation and fixture monitoring to save and manage energy. GE received the

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ITS America names Regina Hopper as President & CEO

ITS America names Regina Hopper as President & CEO

🕔16:30, 27.Apr 2015

The Board of Directors of the Intelligent Transportation Society of America (ITS America) has named Regina Hopper President and Chief Executive Officer effective May 18, 2015. Hopper is a veteran executive of major Washington industry associations. Her experience in public

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Megabus.com and Coach USA invest millions in GreenRoad eco-driving technology

Megabus.com and Coach USA invest millions in GreenRoad eco-driving technology

🕔07:36, 27.Apr 2015

Coach USA and megabus.com – the popular city-to-city, express bus company – last week announced a multimillion dollar investment in a hi-tech eco-driving system for their bus operations across the United States. Beginning this month, 3,200 megabus.com and Coach USA drivers will start using the GreenRoad system

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