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Road Trauma Rising

Road Trauma Rising

🕔11:51, 27.Mar 2017

The Australasian College of Road Safety’s President, Lauchlan McIntosh, has released the 2017 ACRS Submission to Federal Parliamentarians – The way forward to reduce road trauma. ??This Submission outlines Australia’s stalled progress against National Road Safety Strategy 2011-2020 targets for death

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South Australia driving autonomous technology with $5.6m for driverless shuttles and cargo pods

South Australia driving autonomous technology with $5.6m for driverless shuttles and cargo pods

🕔12:50, 24.Mar 2017

Transfers between Adelaide Airport’s terminal and long-term carpark are set to go driverless with the $2.8 million trial of a driverless shuttle.  It’s one of seven projects to claim a share of the State Government’s $10 million Future Mobility Lab

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TCA Introduces New Application Of The National Telematics Framework For Heavy Vehicle Road Use Charging

TCA Introduces New Application Of The National Telematics Framework For Heavy Vehicle Road Use Charging

🕔12:44, 24.Mar 2017

Transport Certification Australia (TCA), the national government administrator of the telematics and related intelligent technologies have announced that it has worked with Main Roads Western Australia (MRWA) to implement a new road charging solution, which represents a further application of

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Microsoft announce connected car patent license agreement with Toyota

Microsoft announce connected car patent license agreement with Toyota

🕔11:30, 24.Mar 2017

Microsoft Corp. has announced a new patent licensing agreement with Toyota Corp. that includes broad coverage for connected car technologies. Today’s agreement builds on Toyota and Microsoft’s strong partnership, which includes their collaboration on the Azure-based Toyota Big Data Center. “Microsoft

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NewMotion to step in to rescue Source East’s charging points

NewMotion to step in to rescue Source East’s charging points

🕔11:27, 24.Mar 2017

NewMotion Europe’s largest provider of smart charging solutions for electric vehicles, has announced it will take on the existing Source East charging points and upgrade them – free of charge.   Following recent news that Source East, the UK’s last

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Brussels and Malmö win sustainable transport awards

Brussels and Malmö win sustainable transport awards

🕔14:37, 23.Mar 2017

The European Commissioner for Transport, Violeta Bulc. announced the winners of the EUROPEANMOBILITYWEEK Award 2016 and of the 5th Award for Sustainable Urban Mobility Planning (SUMP) in the area of urban freight, during an award ceremony held in Brussels on Monday.

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Smart Cambridge set to speed up ‘smart’ solutions for the region

Smart Cambridge set to speed up ‘smart’ solutions for the region

🕔16:53, 22.Mar 2017

Cambridge, UK, is set be at the centre of a leading ‘smart city region’ – combining the city’s brainpower and business might to speed up ‘smart’ solutions to congestion, air quality and other city challenges. The work of the Smart Cambridge

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Miovision Launches Game-Changing IoT Connectivity for Transportation Professionals

Miovision Launches Game-Changing IoT Connectivity for Transportation Professionals

🕔15:19, 16.Mar 2017

Miovision, a global leader in traffic systems technology, today announced Internet of Things connectivity for the highly successful Scout Platform. This technology makes it possible for traffic planners and engineers to easily access new tools and data types to make

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ATI21 Lauds President Trump’s Detroit Area Visit to Explore Self-Driving Vehicle Testbed

ATI21 Lauds President Trump’s Detroit Area Visit to Explore Self-Driving Vehicle Testbed

🕔14:21, 15.Mar 2017

The Alliance for Transportation Innovation (ATI21.org) commends the Trump Administration’s leadership to accelerate self-driving which is highlighted by tomorrow’s trip to see first-hand the American Center for Mobility at Willow Run. Willow Run is a self-driving testbed and while there,

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UK House of Lords publishes Autonomous Vehicles report

UK House of Lords publishes Autonomous Vehicles report

🕔10:48, 15.Mar 2017

The House of Lords Science and Technology Committee today publishes its report Connected and Autonomous Vehicles: The future? The report sets out recommendations for the Government to ensure it makes policy and investment decisions that enable the UK to receive

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