Fastlane International Backs DHL’s Role in UK Automated Truck Trials

Fastlane International Backs DHL’s Role in UK Automated Truck Trials

🕔10:50, 25.Aug 2017

The logistics company DHL has teamed up with truck manufacturer DAF and Ricardo to hold official trials of partially automated truck convoys on UK motorways and major highways. e-commerce delivery expert Fastlane International says that the choice of its delivery

Read Full Article
UK Government Gives Green Light for First Operational Vehicle Platooning Trial

UK Government Gives Green Light for First Operational Vehicle Platooning Trial

🕔10:31, 25.Aug 2017

The UK’s Department for Transport (DfT) and Highways England has commissioned TRL, the global centre of innovation in transport and mobility, to lead the first real-world operational trial of platooning vehicles on UK roads. The £8.1m trial will see TRL lead

Read Full Article
It’s Time We Had the Talk – a Thinking Highways Podcast

It’s Time We Had the Talk – a Thinking Highways Podcast

🕔16:18, 24.Aug 2017

Thinking Highways’ editor-in-chief Kevin Borras talks to GRIDSMART CEO Bill Malkes about the forthcoming INTERSECT17 conference. With the tagline “It’s time we had the talk” the event will feature three panels on cloud and cyber security. Taking place in Knoxville,

Read Full Article
Intertraffic Amsterdam 2018 proudly introduces ITSUP!

Intertraffic Amsterdam 2018 proudly introduces ITSUP!

🕔16:13, 24.Aug 2017

The number of traffic technology and smart mobility startups is ever growing, contributing significantly to the innovative character of the industry. Consequently, commercial businesses, cities and government authorities are keen to cooperate with these new entrepreneurs. Intertraffic will offer these startups

Read Full Article
EastLink Trials of Automated Vehicle Technologies Have Delivered Real Results

EastLink Trials of Automated Vehicle Technologies Have Delivered Real Results

🕔16:04, 24.Aug 2017

Trials to determine the compatibility of the latest automated vehicle technologies with Melbourne’s EastLink have been steadily progressing throughout this year. Level.2 vehicles from seven major manufacturers have already been trialled on EastLink – with more on the way –

Read Full Article
Luxembourg Becomes First EU Member State Ready For eCall

Luxembourg Becomes First EU Member State Ready For eCall

🕔09:28, 21.Aug 2017

Luxembourg has successfully completed the eCall conformity assessment, thereby becoming the first EU Member State to declare itself ready to implement eCall. This assessment was carried out under the umbrella of the EU-funded I_HeERO Project, which aims to conclude the

Read Full Article
MELBOURNE’S LEGACY: A Thinking Highways Podcast

MELBOURNE’S LEGACY: A Thinking Highways Podcast

🕔12:02, 18.Aug 2017

As Montreal prepares to host the ITS World Congress, Kevin Borras spoke to Susan Harris, CEO of ITS Australia, and Cubic Transportation Systems’ Dirk van de Meersche, about the legacy left behind by Melbourne’s week in the ITS spotlight in

Read Full Article
VTT to Develop Intelligent Transport Systems in Cooperation With ITS Russia

VTT to Develop Intelligent Transport Systems in Cooperation With ITS Russia

🕔10:09, 15.Aug 2017

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd and ITS Russia have signed a partnership agreement concerning the development of intelligent transport systems (ITS). The objective of Project CAVLANE is to develop new services, products and standards for border crossings in

Read Full Article
Intertraffic Amsterdam 2018 proudly introduces ITSUP!

Intertraffic Amsterdam 2018 proudly introduces ITSUP!

🕔09:45, 15.Aug 2017

The number of traffic technology and smart mobility startups is ever growing, contributing significantly to the innovative character of the industry. Consequently, commercial businesses, cities and government authorities are keen to cooperate with these new entrepreneurs. Intertraffic will offer these startups

Read Full Article
Transurban to begin driverless vehicle trial on Melbourne toll roads

Transurban to begin driverless vehicle trial on Melbourne toll roads

🕔14:38, 10.Aug 2017

Another set of driverless vehicles trials are set to begin later this month, this time on Transurban’s Melbourne network, according to ZDNet. The trials, to take place over 18 months, will monitor how the vehicles interact with real-life road conditions

Read Full Article