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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 –

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Drainage At The Double On The M6 Smart Motorway

Drainage At The Double On The M6 Smart Motorway

🕔13:51, 10.Aug 2017

In a project designed to alleviate traffic congestion on the M6 motorway in central England, Sapphire Utility Solutions has dramatically reduced the time required to rehabilitate drainage pipes by employing a method that was originally developed for the wastewater sector.

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Transurban Injects A$300,000 Into R&D For Smarter Australian Roads

Transurban Injects A$300,000 Into R&D For Smarter Australian Roads

🕔10:16, 10.Aug 2017

Transurban has awarded A$100,000 (€68,000) grants to three pioneering research and development projects targeting safer and smarter Australian roads in the latest round of its Innovation Grants Program. CEO Scott Charlton said each of the successful research projects would trial

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Silver Spring Networks to Extend Starfish PaaS Service to Additional Areas in London

Silver Spring Networks to Extend Starfish PaaS Service to Additional Areas in London

🕔11:04, 9.Aug 2017

Silver Spring Networks, Inc has announced that it will deploy its Starfish™ platform-as-a-service (PaaS) across the City of London and the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham. This adds to the previously announced London deployment in the City of Westminster. 

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Atkins Signs Global Data Insight Partnership With INRIX

Atkins Signs Global Data Insight Partnership With INRIX

🕔10:57, 9.Aug 2017

Atkins, one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies, has signed a global partnership agreement with INRIX, the world leader in connected car services and transportation analytics, which will enable traffic information from millions of miles

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