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Toyota and its insurance partner make significant capital investment in MaaS Global

Toyota and its insurance partner make significant capital investment in MaaS Global

🕔11:35, 23.Jun 2017

MaaS Global, a developer of the “Mobility as a Service” (MaaS) concept, has raised over €10m in a funding round. Toyota Financial Services of Japan and its insurance partner Aioi Nissay Dowa Insurance Company are one of the most significant

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Kevin Borras talks to Nikos Panos, Qtolls

Kevin Borras talks to Nikos Panos, Qtolls

🕔10:27, 14.Jun 2017

Nikos Panos, project manager of Qtolls, Qualco’s tolling arm, talks innovation with Thinking Highways editor-in-chief Kevin Borras.

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Kevin Borras talks to Hunter Abbott, AlcoSense

Kevin Borras talks to Hunter Abbott, AlcoSense

🕔10:26, 14.Jun 2017

Thinking Highways editor-in-chief Kevin Borras talks to Hunter Abbott, CEO and founder of alcohol breathalyser specialists AlcoSense. Abbott, a well-known motor racing driver in the UK, Germany and Asia, was driven to find a solution for “morning-after” breath-testing after a

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Kevin Borras talks to Bill Halkias, Hellastron

Kevin Borras talks to Bill Halkias, Hellastron

🕔10:22, 14.Jun 2017

Thinking Highways editor-in-chief Kevin Borras in conversation with Hellastron president Bill Halkias at the ASECAP Study and Information Days 2017 in Paris. Halkias is, as ever, on good form and in good voice as we discuss Greek tolling projects and

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D’Artagnan Seeks Washington Road Usage Charge Pilot Proposals

D’Artagnan Seeks Washington Road Usage Charge Pilot Proposals

🕔10:15, 13.Jun 2017

The Washington Transportation Commission (WSTC) has retained D’Artagnan Consulting as the prime contractor to assist with formulation, design, management and implementation of the Washington Road Usage Charge Pilot Project.  This pilot project will demonstrate and evaluate an operational road usage charge system with a minimum of

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NEW ISSUE OUT NOW! Achieving Change in the Thinking City

NEW ISSUE OUT NOW! Achieving Change in the Thinking City

🕔13:45, 12.Jun 2017

The new issue of Thinking Cities, Thinking Highways’ sister title that focuses on smart transport solutions for cities and regions, is online now and features contributions from an intriguing selection of cities of all shapes, sizes and history. It’s not

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You May Be Charged

You May Be Charged

🕔10:31, 9.Jun 2017

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. has successfully demonstrated dynamic electric vehicle charging (DEVC), which allows vehicles to charge while driving. Based on the Qualcomm Halo™ wireless electric vehicle charging technology (WEVC), Qualcomm Technologies designed and built a wireless DEVC system capable of charging

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Kapsch to Install and Operate Statewide Truck-Only Toll System in Rhode Island

Kapsch to Install and Operate Statewide Truck-Only Toll System in Rhode Island

🕔10:09, 9.Jun 2017

Kapsch TrafficCom (Kapsch) has been awarded a contract by the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) to design, install, operate, and maintain its new statewide truck-tolling system. The system will be a truck-only tolling program, and is part of Rhode

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PTV Group purchased by Porsche

PTV Group purchased by Porsche

🕔13:26, 7.Jun 2017

Porsche Automobil Holding SE (Porsche SE) has announced the acquisition of the market’s leading traffic and transport specialist, PTV Planung Transport Verkehr AG (PTV Group), for a purchase price in excess of €300 million. More than 700 mobility experts work

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Atkins Acquired By Canadian Construction Giants

Atkins Acquired By Canadian Construction Giants

🕔12:43, 8.May 2017

Montreal-based engineering and construction firm SNC-Lavalin Group Inc has reached an agreement with WS Atkins plc, approved by the boards of directors of both companies, on the terms of a cash acquisition by which SNC-Lavalin will acquire the entire issued

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