DoT spends £5.3 billion on new traffic control system for Abu Dhabi

DoT spends £5.3 billion on new traffic control system for Abu Dhabi

🕔17:39, 4.Mar 2014

The Department of Transport, DoT, in Abu Dhabi, has commenced work on the £5.3 billion adaptive traffic control central system project in Abu Dhabi, which is expected to be completed by early 2015. The project will deploy the new traffic

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Eco-driving can slash fuel bills by up to 25%, says UK charity

Eco-driving can slash fuel bills by up to 25%, says UK charity

🕔15:56, 4.Mar 2014

A Hampshire road safety charity has launched a new campaign to help drivers slash their fuel bills by up to 25 per cent. The Daily Echo-backed Blue Lamp Trust has started a major new eco-driving course that aims to help

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TfL publishes world’s first transport health action plan

TfL publishes world’s first transport health action plan

🕔17:48, 3.Mar 2014

Transport for London (TfL) has published the world’s first transport health action plan, which sets out how it is working to improve the health of people in London. As the capital’s integrated transport authority, TfL keeps London moving, contributing to

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Minister praises Milton Keynes Open University’s contribution to MK:SMART

Minister praises Milton Keynes Open University’s contribution to MK:SMART

🕔16:32, 3.Mar 2014

The Minister of State (Cities & Constitution) Rt Hon Greg Clark MP has praiseed Milton Keynes Open University’s involvement in MK:SMART. As the Minister responsible for cities and co-chair of the Smart Cities Forum, he has a keen interest in

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Indian students develop smart traffic control system

Indian students develop smart traffic control system

🕔16:13, 3.Mar 2014

Two fourth-year students in the Electronics and Communication Department of India’s VIT University – Achintaya and Raghav Gupta, have indigenously developed a traffic management system called ‘VIT Subway Project’ under the guidance of J Kathirvelan, Assistant Professor (Sr), MEMS &

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Clever water stop sign prevents tunnel crashes in Australia

Clever water stop sign prevents tunnel crashes in Australia

🕔15:47, 3.Mar 2014

Faced with truck drivers not heeding warnings when their tractor trailers were too tall to enter the Sydney Harbour Tunnel, officials turned to a company called Laservision to put an end to these costly crashes that were not only closing

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Dubai taxis to offer free Wi-Fi in smart city push ahead of Expo 2020

Dubai taxis to offer free Wi-Fi in smart city push ahead of Expo 2020

🕔17:55, 27.Feb 2014

Dubai taxis will offer free Wi-Fi in all cars by the end of the year as part of a push to create a “smart” city. People will be able to connect their smartphones, tablets or laptops and surf the internet

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Worldsensing acquires Bitcarrier to become world-leader in Smart Cities traffic management

Worldsensing acquires Bitcarrier to become world-leader in Smart Cities traffic management

🕔09:02, 24.Feb 2014

Worldsensing, a Smart City pioneer with the largest smart parking footprint to-date, has announced the acquisition of Bitcarrier, a world-leader in traffic flux and journey time monitoring. The strategic acquisition allows Worldsensing to further consolidate the position of its Traffic

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German Designer receives “iF product design award 2014” for Traffic Monitoring System

German Designer receives “iF product design award 2014” for Traffic Monitoring System

🕔09:58, 18.Feb 2014

Traffic Monitoring System “TraffiTower 2.0”, designed by Ralf Jakubowski for the Jenoptik´s Traffic Solutions division in Germany has received the “iF product design award 2014”. On 28 February 2014 the “TraffiTower 2.0” will be honoured at the iF design awards

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Kapsch strengthens ITS portfolio by acquiring Transdyn

Kapsch strengthens ITS portfolio by acquiring Transdyn

🕔11:36, 16.Jan 2014

Kapsch TrafficCom has acquired Transdyn, one of the leading advanced traffic management software and systems integration companies in the U.S. market, well-known for its DYNAC ATMS® (Advanced Traffic Management Software). Kapsch says the acquisition will enable them to offer an extended

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