The October issue of Thinking Highways North America available now!

The October issue of Thinking Highways North America available now!

🕔12:27, 30.Oct 2015

The online version of Thinking Highways North America’s October edition is out now and features focus on:- The possible ramifications of the ITS sector edging towards mainstream acceptance and its resultant media coverage; A multiple-article look at some of the

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New battery could power electric car from London to Edinburgh on single charge

New battery could power electric car from London to Edinburgh on single charge

🕔12:17, 30.Oct 2015

Electric cars could drive from London to Edinburgh on a single charge using a new battery technology being developed at Cambridge University, scientists have said. The lithium-air technology could be used to develop batteries that are a fifth of the

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ITS America applauds U.S. DOT focus on innovation and encouraging ITS in latest round of TIGER grants

ITS America applauds U.S. DOT focus on innovation and encouraging ITS in latest round of TIGER grants

🕔12:09, 30.Oct 2015

Intelligent Transportation Society of America’s (ITS America) President and CEO Regina Hopper has reacted to this week’s announcement by U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx that the Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT) will provide $500 million for 39 transportation projects from

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Edinburgh to get 54,000 new green street lamps

Edinburgh to get 54,000 new green street lamps

🕔12:02, 30.Oct 2015

Thousands of more energy-efficient street lights are to replace outdated lanterns in Edinburgh. Councillors have approved plans to upgrade lights across the city that will save an estimated £77 million over the next 20 years. Members of the transport and

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Alexander Lewald named Chief Technology Officer of Kapsch TrafficCom AG

Alexander Lewald named Chief Technology Officer of Kapsch TrafficCom AG

🕔11:57, 30.Oct 2015

Kapsch TrafficCom has announced that Alexander Lewald, 51, will be joining the Management Board of Kapsch TrafficCom AG as Chief Technology Officer effective November 1, 2015. Alexander Lewald will be responsible for Technology and Engineering at the Austrian technology company headquartered in Vienna and boasting

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Active management of diversions has safety spin off

Active management of diversions has safety spin off

🕔16:52, 29.Oct 2015

One of Highways England’s key objectives is to provide road users with information that is relevant to their journeys. Smart motorways are an obvious example and now, thanks to pioneering work from leading transport infrastructure specialist Colas Limited, information on

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CDOT unveils $20M tech program to make roads safer, faster

CDOT unveils $20M tech program to make roads safer, faster

🕔16:46, 29.Oct 2015

The Colorado Department of Transportation is committing $20 million in a bid to bring high tech to the state’s aging transportation network. The project, dubbed RoadX, aims to team the public sector and private companies to deploy “comprehensive technology solutions” over the

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Successful pilot scheme gives passengers more smart card top-up options

Successful pilot scheme gives passengers more smart card top-up options

🕔15:05, 29.Oct 2015

21st Century Technology’s Passenger Information team has developed a new ticket collection device for use at bus stops and shelters along key bus routes in the Midlands.  The devices allow passengers to collect their on-line top-ups and ticket purchases made

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London’s new black cabs must run on electric batteries from 2018

London’s new black cabs must run on electric batteries from 2018

🕔14:54, 28.Oct 2015

The Mayor and TfL this week confirmed to the taxi and private hire trades how they will play their part in improving London’s air quality when the world’s first Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) is introduced in the Capital in

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VTT to coordinate a Pan-European Mobility as a Service (MaaS) project

VTT to coordinate a Pan-European Mobility as a Service (MaaS) project

🕔14:44, 28.Oct 2015

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd is coordinating a Pan-European Mobility as a Service (MaaS) project for creating the prerequisites for organising user-oriented and ecological mobility services. The goal is to provide consumers with flexible, efficient and user-friendly mobility

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