Future Cities Catapult appoints Nicola Yates OBE as new CEO

Future Cities Catapult appoints Nicola Yates OBE as new CEO

🕔15:40, 12.Apr 2017

Future Cities Catapult has apppointed Nicola Yates OBE as its new Chief Executive Officer, taking up position on 22 May 2017.   As a leading thinker and practitioner on public service delivery, Nicola has been at the forefront of urban

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Oakville, Ontario Deploys Opticom Emergency Preemption Solution

Oakville, Ontario Deploys Opticom Emergency Preemption Solution

🕔15:34, 12.Apr 2017

Global Traffic Technologies Canada, Inc. (GTT) has contracted with the Town of Oakville in Ontario, Canada for the implementation of the Opticom™ traffic preemption solution. Opticom works alongside intersection controllers to help ensure emergency vehicles can move through intersections rapidly

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UK and Australian ITS firms unite in expansion

UK and Australian ITS firms unite in expansion

🕔15:20, 12.Apr 2017

Leading UK intelligent transport system suppliers Mobile Visual Information Systems (MVIS UK) and Bartco UK, have announced a major step forward in their global partnership with Bartco Traffic Equipment Pty, as the Australian variable message sign (VMS) manufacturer joins the

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To Infinity…and beyond: TransCore starts work on I-64 corridor toll lanes

To Infinity…and beyond: TransCore starts work on I-64 corridor toll lanes

🕔15:05, 12.Apr 2017

TransCore has commenced work to design, build, and maintain the Virginia Department of Transportation’s (VDOT) latest express toll lanes along the I-64 corridor in Hampton Roads, Virginia.  Announcement of the award follows TransCore’s selection by VDOT last July to implement

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Wild About Harry: Driverless shuttle trial commences in London

Wild About Harry: Driverless shuttle trial commences in London

🕔14:58, 12.Apr 2017

The British public are being given the chance to test a driverless vehicle for the first time in trials launched in Greenwich. For a three-week period in April around 100 people will be given the opportunity to ride in a

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First Round of Essay Awards to Apprentices by ITS United Kingdom

First Round of Essay Awards to Apprentices by ITS United Kingdom

🕔14:39, 12.Apr 2017

ITS (UK), the Intelligent Transport Systems society for the UK, has expanded its Student Essay competition with a new category for apprentices. The first two apprentice winners have received their Awards from ITS (UK) President and former Transport Minister, Steve

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Action must follow EU declaration on road safety, says FIA

Action must follow EU declaration on road safety, says FIA

🕔13:45, 29.Mar 2017

On 29 March, 28 EU ministers of transport issued a strongly worded Declaration on Road Safety intended to re-invigorate the activities in Europe in this area. In recent years, there has been stagnation in the annual reduction of road deaths;

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Arthur D. Little predicts how future mobility solutions will affect automotive OEMs

Arthur D. Little predicts how future mobility solutions will affect automotive OEMs

🕔10:45, 29.Mar 2017

Consultants Arthur D. Little (ADL) have released a new study, “The Future of Automotive Mobility.” Based on a global survey of 6,500 participants, including customers, industry players and regulators, the report examines how the megatrends of electric mobility, car sharing

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THINKING HIGHWAYS: The Autonomous Issue

THINKING HIGHWAYS: The Autonomous Issue

🕔10:49, 28.Mar 2017

The North American edition of Thinking Highways’ latest issue is available to view online now. This issue has its focus firmly on autonomous vehicles, with Mike McGurrin, David Pickeral, Bern Grush and John Niles assessing the current status of the

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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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