Real-time speed data analytics for the Greater Paris Region

Real-time speed data analytics for the Greater Paris Region

🕔14:19, 26.Jun 2015

The French Ministry of Ecology, Energy, Sustainable Development and its regional authority DiRIF (Direction des Routes Île-de-France) has chosen PTV Group to provide real-time speed data analytics for the Greater Paris Region. PTV Group will set up PTV Optima Data

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New camera technology helps drivers see around corners

New camera technology helps drivers see around corners

🕔14:24, 25.Jun 2015

Ford is introducing new vehicle camera technology that can help see around corners even when drivers cannot, aiding in reducing driver stress and potentially averting accidents. The new available split-view camera feature helps drivers see traffic and obstacles that enter

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Identifying the elusive relationship between safety and road marking brightness

Identifying the elusive relationship between safety and road marking brightness

🕔14:07, 25.Jun 2015

In what is described as a key breakthrough regarding safer night time driving, Texas A&M Transportation Institute (TTI) researchers have identified a technique for developing safety-based retroreflectivity criteria for pavement markings. What’s the Problem? Retroreflectivity of longitudinal pavement markings is

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Beacons guide visually-impaired passengers on Bucharest buses

Beacons guide visually-impaired passengers on Bucharest buses

🕔11:56, 25.Jun 2015

A guidance system for passengers with visual impairments has been introduced on two bus lines in the Romanian capital Bucharest. Some 40 vehicles are now equipped with beacons that communicate with users’ smartphones to give them information about vehicles arriving

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Trafficware and Traffic Technology Services agree smart transportation partnership

Trafficware and Traffic Technology Services agree smart transportation partnership

🕔11:44, 25.Jun 2015

Trafficware, the provider of traffic intersection hardware and software technology, and Traffic Technology Services (TTS), an automotive industry data content provider, have signed a joint deployment agreement for Smart Transportation applications after their success supporting Audi’s traffic light online info service, showcased at

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CONVERGE initiative conducts research into efficient and safe mobility

CONVERGE initiative conducts research into efficient and safe mobility

🕔11:29, 25.Jun 2015

Over the last three years the CONVERGE research initiative, funded by the German Federal Government, has concerned itself with the technical and operational framework of a cooperative architecture for the communication of vehicles with the transport infrastructure, service providers and

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Samsung’s transparent ‘Safety Trucks’ to make driving safer

Samsung’s transparent ‘Safety Trucks’ to make driving safer

🕔12:06, 24.Jun 2015

Samsung is working on a new innovation that could save lives. Introducing the ‘Safety Truck’, a trailer truck fitted with a wireless camera at the front and four huge screens on the back to display its front view to the

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Dubai replaces radar

Dubai replaces radar

🕔11:58, 24.Jun 2015

The Dubai Traffic Police is modernizing its enforcement on the arterial roads of the emirate, including the six-lane Sheikh Zayed Road. Over fifty new VITRONIC PoliScan LIDAR systems will replace the existing radar-based speed cameras. This technological upgrade significantly enhances

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Luxoft chooses TomTom NavKit

Luxoft chooses TomTom NavKit

🕔11:46, 24.Jun 2015

TomTom and Luxoft Holding, a leading provider of software development services and innovative IT solutions to a global client base, today announced the integration of TomTom’s navigation engine, NavKit, with Luxoft’s AllView – the award-winning reference design platform for creating

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South Denver metro cities choose Econolite Centracs ATMS to enhance regional ITS capabilities

South Denver metro cities choose Econolite Centracs ATMS to enhance regional ITS capabilities

🕔10:12, 24.Jun 2015

Econolite announced earlier this month that five cities in the south Denver, Colorado metropolitan area have now chosen Centracs ATMS as their Advanced Transportation Management System (ATMS) to control networked actuated signalized intersections. The Colorado cities include, Greenwood Village, Centennial,

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