Airshow Traffic Chaos Averted by Utilizing the Built-in Bluetooth in Spectators’ Cars

Airshow Traffic Chaos Averted by Utilizing the Built-in Bluetooth in Spectators’ Cars

🕔15:47, 28.Jul 2017

Following the disastrous traffic congestion caused by unexpectedly high spectator numbers at the 2012 Royal New Zealand Air Force Air Show, organizers of the 2017 event knew they needed to avoid a repeat performance. Fortunately, Bluetooth sensor technology was available

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PA Turnpike Selects TransCore To Deploy Next-Generation Cashless Tolling System

PA Turnpike Selects TransCore To Deploy Next-Generation Cashless Tolling System

🕔15:21, 28.Jul 2017

The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) has selected TransCore to design, deploy, and maintain its cashless tolling system on the Findlay Connector, a six-mile section of the Southern Beltway (Turnpike 576) near Pittsburgh International Airport.  The project is part of the

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ITS (UK) Helps Set Connected Vehicle Standards

ITS (UK) Helps Set Connected Vehicle Standards

🕔14:55, 28.Jul 2017

ITS (UK) is working with the British Standards Institution (BSI) to agree standards that connected and automated vehicles should adhere to in order help deliver safety and interoperability for all road users. The BSI asked ITS (UK) for help in

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Peer-to-Peer is Here

Peer-to-Peer is Here

🕔14:12, 28.Jul 2017

Siemens has expanded its industry-leading portfolio of adaptive traffic control software by introducing SEPAC “Peer-to-Peer”, new traffic software that allows controllers located at intersections to share information with one another on traffic and pedestrian conditions. This “connected” capability allows the

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Connected Vehicles To Be Tested On I-95 Express Lanes

Connected Vehicles To Be Tested On I-95 Express Lanes

🕔14:00, 28.Jul 2017

Virginia’s electronically tolled express lanes are going to become a testing ground to see if smart cars are the future of transportation, says Fredericksburg.com. The Commonwealth Transportation Board last week approved an agreement to use the express lanes on Interstates

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Bluetooth Sensors Reveal Traffic Anomalies in Major Danish City

Bluetooth Sensors Reveal Traffic Anomalies in Major Danish City

🕔13:50, 28.Jul 2017

Thanks to years of collecting traffic data, based on the movement of driver’s mobile devices, Aarhus municipality in Denmark can now see the effects in road traffic of construction projects, roadwork, traffic accidents and faulty traffic lights. Aarhus, Denmark’s second-largest city

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EastLink Receives Special Commendation From ADVI

EastLink Receives Special Commendation From ADVI

🕔13:42, 28.Jul 2017

One of Australia’s largest tollways, EastLink, has received a Special Commendation from ADVI – the Australia & New Zealand Driverless Vehicle Initiative – for the trials of automated vehicle technologies underway on EastLink. The trials are being undertaken by EastLink in

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GRIDSMART’s Malkes Joins The Alliance for Transportation Innovation Advisory Board

GRIDSMART’s Malkes Joins The Alliance for Transportation Innovation Advisory Board

🕔15:15, 20.Jul 2017

The Alliance for Transportation Innovation (ATI21) has appointed Bill Malkes, Co-Founder and CEO of GRIDSMART Technologies, Inc. to the association’s advisory board. In that role, he will join other transportation leaders in offering strategic guidance as ATI21 continues its efforts

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Kapsch Awarded $8m Louisiana DOTD TMC Contract

Kapsch Awarded $8m Louisiana DOTD TMC Contract

🕔15:09, 20.Jul 2017

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) has selected Kapsch TrafficCom  to provide management and staffing services for the DOTD Traffic Management Centers (TMCs), each with varying levels of support and staffing appropriate for daily operations. DOTD currently operates

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Kuehne + Nagel To Test The Performance and Emissions Savings Of Low-Carbon Trucks

Kuehne + Nagel To Test The Performance and Emissions Savings Of Low-Carbon Trucks

🕔14:59, 20.Jul 2017

Cenex, the UK’s first Centre of Excellence for low carbon technologies – has announced logistics provider Kuehne + Nagel Ltd will trial the effectiveness of zero emission-capable trucks and refrigeration units on its urban delivery routes. Funded in part by

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