Enforcing the issue: Siemens ITS to host Civil Enforcement User Group Forum

Enforcing the issue: Siemens ITS to host Civil Enforcement User Group Forum

🕔15:34, 31.Oct 2016

Siemens ITS, a global leader in traffic management, will host its first traffic enforcement user group forum next month. More than 50 road safety and civil enforcement representatives from local authorities across the UK will assemble at The Crystal on

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Melbourne To Do It

Melbourne To Do It

🕔11:30, 28.Oct 2016

Our North American Bureau Chief Bob McQueen reports from a hugely successful and superbly organised ITS World Congress in Melbourne. Bob recorded some fascinating interviews with a cross-section of exhibitors and speakers. Listen below.

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Knoxville, TN to Move Forward with Research on Becoming the Newest Connected & Self-Driving Vehicle Testbed

Knoxville, TN to Move Forward with Research on Becoming the Newest Connected & Self-Driving Vehicle Testbed

🕔14:01, 27.Oct 2016

After meeting with transportation leaders from around the nation today, Knoxville, TN Mayor Madeline Rogero has announced plans to establish a working group of City staff, as well as public and private regional partners, to look into the city becoming

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UK Transport Secretary Announces Multi-Million Pound Motorway Improvements

UK Transport Secretary Announces Multi-Million Pound Motorway Improvements

🕔15:24, 20.Oct 2016

UK Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has today announced Highways England road improvement schemes worth up to £20 million that will create thousands of jobs and homes in the South West. The improvements to the M4 and M5/A30 will unlock the

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Michigan Broadens Its Ambitions for Autonomous-Vehicle Proving Grounds

Michigan Broadens Its Ambitions for Autonomous-Vehicle Proving Grounds

🕔22:07, 19.Oct 2016

From the vantage point of a visitor, there’s not much to see on the barren grounds that once held one of America’s most vaunted manufacturing facilities. Weeds have infiltrated what remains of the factory floor. Traffic lights sway in the

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Las Cruces invests $1 million in new traffic management system

Las Cruces invests $1 million in new traffic management system

🕔22:02, 19.Oct 2016

Las Cruces, NM, has invested $1 million in a new Traffic Management Center to help ease congestion on the roads. The city installed interconnected fiber optic lines on 10 intersections along Lohman Avenue, two along North Valley Drive and three

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Free Wi-Fi in Abu Dhabi taxis from next month

Free Wi-Fi in Abu Dhabi taxis from next month

🕔21:56, 19.Oct 2016

Taxi passengers in the capital will be able to enjoy free Wi-Fi in their cabs from next month. TransAD has announced the free Smart Wi-Fi service will be rolled out to taxis in November and is expected to be completed across

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Uber used drones to advertise carpooling to drivers stuck in traffic in Mexico

Uber used drones to advertise carpooling to drivers stuck in traffic in Mexico

🕔21:52, 19.Oct 2016

A few months ago, drivers stuck in Mexico City traffic were greeted with a strange sight: drones carrying signs advertising UberPool. “The city would be for you, not 5.5 million cars,” one drone’s sign read. “Driving by yourself? This is

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Pittsburgh’s AI Traffic Signals Will Make Driving More Enjoyable

Pittsburgh’s AI Traffic Signals Will Make Driving More Enjoyable

🕔21:45, 19.Oct 2016

Idling in rush-hour traffic can be mind-numbing. It also carries other costs. Traffic congestion costs the U.S. economy $121 billion a year, mostly due to lost productivity, and produces about 25 billion kilograms of carbon dioxide emissions, Carnegie Mellon University

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If Only One U.S. City Wins the Smart City Race, the Whole Nation Loses

If Only One U.S. City Wins the Smart City Race, the Whole Nation Loses

🕔21:43, 19.Oct 2016

Just as it would not make sense to only fund bridges and highways in one city in the United States, it makes no sense to limit investment in the sensors, systems and networks needed to build smart cities to a

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