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Bradley Begins Construction on New Ground Transportation Center  Business West

WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. — Gov. Ned Lamont, state leaders, Connecticut Airport Authority officials, and project stakeholders held a ceremonial groundbreaking ...


Video: Ground broken on Bradley Airport transportation center  WFSB

Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks broke ground on a ground transportation center Thursday morning.


Bradley Airport building new Ground Transportation Center  WWLP.com

The Connecticut Airport Authority broke ground on a $210 million Transportation Center at Bradley International Airport Thursday morning.


Washington DC Ground Transportation Company, Connect, Shares Five Airport Travel Tips  PRNewswire

WASHINGTON, July 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Everyone has had one, two, three, or even ten stressful and hectic airport experiences. It's no secret that a place ...


Bradley to break ground on $210M ground transportation center  Hartford Business

Bradley International Airport tomorrow will break ground on a $210 million ground transportation center. The new facility will place all rental car companies at the ...


Ultra-High-Speed Ground Transportation study highlights benefits for Northwest  Transportation Today

The introduction of ultra-high-speed ground transportation could shorten the commute between the largest cities of the American Northwest, improve mobility, ...


Vacation ground transportation has never been easier ⁠— or more confusing  USA TODAY

To figure out ground transportation on vacation, you have to do a little math, take into account the places you're visiting, and be open to new ideas.


2020 Democratic National Convention Transportation companies making plans for 2020 DNC Tom Durian 10:28 PM  WTMJ-TV

One year from the 2020 Democratic National Convention and transportation companies are preparing to move 50,000 guests around Milwaukee. Most of the ...


Climate mayors ask Congress for help on transportation  Curbed

Five U.S. mayors testified to a new climate committee in the U.S. Senate today that transportation projects are helping their cities hit ambitious emissions ...


Salt Lake City International Airport may see passengers increase by 65% in 20 years  Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake City International Airport officials just finished a year of trying to look into the future to guess what its needs will be in 20 years. They estimate that it ...


Universal and Drivania to form new ground transportation joint venture  GlobeNewswire

BARCELONA, Spain, July 09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global mission management provider, Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc., and private ...


Seattle to Portland in an hour: WSDOT releases results of ultra-high-speed transportation study  KIRO Seattle

The Washington Department of Transportation released the results of a study Monday that evaluated the potential impact of ultra-high-speed ground ...


Analysis for international ultra-high-speed transport connection in Pacific Northwest released  MassTransitMag.com

Study determines the proposed connection between British Columbia, Washington and Oregon would promote economic growth; reduce emissions and ...


Alex Robinson, Mentor for Student Transportation Professionals - STN Media  School Transportation News

Editor's Note: This profile is part of an ongoing series on women who have made an impact in the school transportation industry. Starting her career as a ...


Mercy Flight will provide consulting services to Finger Lakes Ambulance - Buffalo Business First  Buffalo Business First

A consulting agreement will see Mercy Flight Inc. share best practices with a Finger Lakes emergency services organization. The deal with Finger Lakes ...


High-speed rail could travel from Seattle to Portland in less than an hour, report says  KOMO News

SEATTLE -- A new reportreleased this month that looks at ultra-high speed ground transportation between Vancouver, B. C. , Seattle and Portland says ...


Groundbreaking held for new transportation center at Bradley  FOX61 Hartford

WINDSOR LOCKS — Bradley International Airport in Connecticut has broken ground on a $210 million transportation center, promised to be a "huge customer ...


Portland to Vancouver in two hours – by high-speed rail  SF Gate

As California plods along with planning for an intra-state high-speed rail network – including an ongoing fight with the Trump Administration over federal funding ...


Connecticut Airport Authority breaks ground on Ground Transportation Facility at Hartford Bradley  CAPA - Centre for Aviation

Connecticut Airport Authority commenced (18-Jul-2019) construction of the USD210 million Ground Transportation Centre at Hartford Bradley International ...


Booking.com climbs into ground transportation | Travel Industry News & Conferences  Eye For Travel

Tackling ground transportation is the next big thing in travel tech. If there is any proof needed, Booking.com is building a £100 million ground transport HQ in ...


Wheels are turning on dozens of transportation projects  City of Round Rock

No matter where you live in Round Rock, chances are good there is road work going on near you. If not, then a project nearby is probably in the works to break ...


Climate Change Proposals Headed For Second Round In Hawaii…  Honolulu Civil Beat

State officials are fine-tuning proposals that aim to mitigate the effects of climate change in the state.


Port Authority seeking ideas for redeveloped JFK airport  SILive.com

The request is part of a massive $13 billion transformation project.


Proposed high-speed rail not pie-in-the-sky idea, says WSDOT  The Daily Herald

A study says the network from Portland to Vancouver could cost up to $42 billion — and serve Everett.


Tags That Help Visually Impaired Transit Riders  CityLab

New signage and NaviLens technology have been rolled out in Barcelona, Madrid, and Murcia city to help visually impaired people navigate public ...


Port Authority seeks ideas for JFK Central mixed-use hub from top designers and developers  6Sqft

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is issuing a Request for Information for the design and development of JFK Central, a 14-acre mixed-use space ...


Bobit Business Media Announces Launch of Professional Association for Transportation and Fleet Industries  GlobeNewswire

TORRANCE, Calif., July 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bobit Business Media announced today the launch of a new association, the Global Ground ...


Planes, Trains and (Big) Automobiles: How Heavy Transport Can Reduce Emissions and Save Money  TheCityFix.com

The world is vastly underestimating the benefits of acting on climate change. Recent research from the Global Commission on the Economy and Climate finds ...


Metro bus driver pay increased amid severe shortage  INFORUM

FARGO — Facing a severe shortage, MATBUS will be offering a pay increase in an attempt to keep and attract more drivers. Officials for the public transportation ...


Prepare to be perplexed: New diverging diamond interchanges coming to California  San Francisco Chronicle

A new kind of freeway interchange is coming to California — possibly to Berkeley, in time — and it's likely to make drivers scratch their heads in confusion.


Ground breaking ceremony for multi-million dollar improvement project at Bradley Airport kicks off  WTNH.com

WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. (WTNH) — The start of a multi-million dollar improvement project at Bradley Airport kicks off on Thursday. Governor Ned Lamont will ...


Transportation Advisory market Estimate to boost growth in demand by 2026 with Leading Vendors: Delloite, Bain & Company, KPMG, McKinsey & Company, Mercer LLC, Ryder Supply Chain Solutions, SNCF Logistics, The Boeing Company  Market Expert

Transportation Advisory delivers a contribution to the transportation planning documents which contains the responsibility of the long-range Ground ...


Why Cities Want 'Digital Twins' to Manage Traffic  CityLab

Why are some mobility experts spooked by this plan to develop a data standard that would allow cities to build a real-time traffic control system?


GateKeeper to provide transportation management services at airports  Airport Technology

Swedish airport operator Swedavia has awarded a contract to GateKeeper Systems to implement and manage a ground transportation management system ...


In The Big Chair - Philipp Mintchin of Splyt  PhocusWire

Splyt began in London in 2015 as a competitor to Uber, but following regulatory roadblocks, it pivoted to the B2B *service* it offers today.


CarTrawler aims to help airlines own "first and last mile" through app enhancements  PhocusWire

CarTrawler has created a mobility SDK (software development kit) that enables airlines to offer new ground transportation options to their passengers from within ...


Ground-Level Condo In Germantown Is Versatile, Low-Maintenance  Germantown, MD Patch

Ground-Level Condo In Germantown Is Stunning - Germantown, MD - This brand new condo in Germantown is a short walk from public transportation, ...


Kentucky airports receive nearly $11M to boost aviation  Transportation Today

Two Kentucky general aviation airports will receive nearly $11 million in federal discretionary grants from the U.S. Department of Transportation to improve ...


Should You Pay for TSA Precheck, Global Entry, or Clear?  Lifehacker

You've seen the special lines at the airport: People just breezing on through routine security measures while you're waiting behind a family of seven, ...


Werner Logistics Recognized as a Top 10 3PL Provider for Third Consecutive Year  GlobeNewswire

OMAHA, Neb., July 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Werner Enterprises (NASDAQ: WERN), a premier transportation and logistics provider, is honored to be ...


Council members report gifts, trips  Hawaii Tribune-Herald (subscription)

County Council members reported gifts ranging from a $100 Southwest Airlines card to a trip to Portugal in their most recent gift disclosures. Only three of the ...


LAX Breaks Ground on Intermodal Transportation Facility - West  AviationPros.com

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti joined Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) leadership and elected officials for a ceremonial groundbreaking for the Intermodal ...


Global Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation Market 2019 – Metropolitan Transportation Authority, Transport For London, MTR, Guangzhou Metro, Madrid Metro, Washington Metropolitan Transit Authority  Rise Media

Innovate Insights added Most up-to-date research on Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation Market Forecast to 2026 to its huge collection of research ...


SF Bay Area BART stations have a new draw — they're magnets for housing  San Francisco Chronicle

It's called 'transit-oriented development' — building dense housing near and around public transportation. It's one way to mitigate the Bay Area's housing crisis, ...


Ultra-high-speed rail could have $355B economic impact, WSDOT study says  Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle)

Ultra-high-speed ground transportation between Portland and Vancouver, B.C. could spur more than $355 billion in economic growth throughout the Pacific ...


State gives green light to rail reload center  malheurenterprise.com

The Oregon Transportation Commission voted unanimously today to approve $26 million for the project north of Nyssa. The approval, though, comes with ...


New technology to help visually impaired at Manchester-Boston Regional Airport  The Union Leader

MANCHESTER — The state's largest airport is offering new technology to help blind and low-vision travelers maneuver through the terminal.


Minister Ralston talks up Ultra-High-Speed Ground Transportation study  Voiceonline.com

BRUCE Ralston, Minister of Jobs, Trade and Technology, in a statement on the release of the Ultra-High-Speed Ground Transportation Business Case Analysis, ...


Can Austria Fire Up Central Europe's Appetite For LNG Fueled Vehicles?  Forbes

Ever thought of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) as an alternative fuel for logistics and transportation? Hitherto, Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) has found more ...


U.S. 36 stretch collapses, forcing closure of eastbound lanes and CDOT blitz to re-build bridge approach that’s 45 feet above ground  The Denver Post

The highway from Boulder to Denver is collapsing at a bridge approach 45 feet above ground, concrete slumping away off a widening chasm as fast as an inch ...


Virgin Trains’ express service to South Florida: ‘A great connection for us,’ Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer says  Orlando Sentinel

Virgin Trains, a privately-owned passenger rail company formerly known as Brightline, is planning to extend train *service* north from West Palm Beach to Orlando ...


Port Authority planning $4 taxi and Uber, Lyft fees at New York-area airports  Crain's New York Business

The cost of a cab or a ride-hail vehicle, such as Uber's, to any of New York's airports likely will rise under a proposal the Port Authority of New York and New ...


Premium Transportation Logistics Transfers Ownership  PRNewswire

TOLEDO, Ohio, July 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Premium Transportation Logistics' ("PTL") Senior Management Team, comprised of current President, Jeff Curry, ...


America’s addiction to absurdly fast shipping has a hidden cost  WTVR CBS 6 News

Search. Compare options. Click buy. Look out for a package on your doorstep the next day, or even that same day, without ever having to get in your car.


I Did Paris In 4 Days As A Solo Traveler & Here's How I Made The Most Of It  Elite Daily

Like many eager wanderlusters, Paris has always been a dream destination of mine. Parisian icons like Eiffel Tower, the pyramid of the Louvre, and all the ...


Rep. Rose hopes to increase transportation options in New York City  Transportation Today

U.S. Rep Max Rose (D-NY) recently sent a letter to New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo urging the implementation of a microtransit pilot program on Staten Island ...


Hawaii tour company adds two new electric buses to its lineup: Slideshow  Pacific Business News (Honolulu)

The two new electric buses, which were manufactured by BYD, is the company's "first major commitment" to contributing to Hawaii's clean energy goals.


US Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao Announces $1.4 Million in Infrastructure Grants to One Airport in North Carolina  GroundBreak Carolinas

U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao today announced that theFederal Aviation Administration(FAA) will award $477 million in airport ...


GateKeeper Systems contracted to manage Swedavia ground transportation management system  CAPA - Centre for Aviation

Swedavia contracted (10-Jul-2019) GateKeeper Systems to manage a ground transportation management system streamlined across the operator's 10 airports ...


DIA's new rideshare drop-off, pick-up location irks drivers  The Denver Channel

Denver International Airport has changed the location where Uber and Lyft drivers pick and and drop off passengers, but the transition is off to a rocky start, ...


Guide: Nine Boston Transportation Startups Revving Their Engines  American Inno

We highlight nine startups that are impacting the future of transportation in Boston.


Flying, self-driving cars may be the transportation of the future  CBS News

In a rural Oregon airport, Airbus is testing what could become the world's first autonomous flying air taxi – in other words, a flying, self-driving car. "CBS This ...


Sound Transit’s Link light rail system turns ten today: Relive the magic of opening weekend  NPI's Cascadia Advocate

Ten years to the day after Sound Transit's Central Link opened to the public for two days of free rides, NPI commemorates what was a watershed moment for our ...


Critical steps to fixing a transit system in crisis | Weinberg  NorthJersey.com

The failure to fix our worsening trans-Hudson transit crisis has left New Jersey in the lurch.


Urban Air Mobility – Sector Watch 28 June 2019  Cleantech Group

Urban Air Mobility (UAM) is the movement of air passengers and cargo in an urban space using, mostly electric, Vertical Takeoff and Landing (VTOL) aircraft and ...


'Ready to go': City transportation manager defends moving forward on Green Line  Yahoo News

The city's transportation manager says he will recommend council move forward with the Green Line project next week despite critics' calls to delay it.


Successful PA Turnpike/I-95 interchange project drives numerous local, state, regional benefits  Transportation Today

The Pennsylvania Turnpike/Interstate 95 Interchange Project completed last year to connect the more than 1,900-mile I-95 from Maine to Miami is proving to be a ...


Another Chicago firm chosen to redesign city's airport  nwitimes.com

CHICAGO — Chicago-based Skidmore, Owings & Merrill has been chosen to design two satellite concourses as part of the $8.5 billion expansion of O'Hare ...


Man attacks TSA officers at Phoenix airport | TheHill  The Hill

At least five Transportation Security Agency (TSA) officers were injured Thursday morning when a man attempted to rush a security checkpoint at Phoenix Sky ...


Houston Ground Angels gives back to community through volunteering  Chron.com

One phone call started a non-profit that today serves over 2,500 people annually, by mainly senior citizen volunteers. In 2000, Kathy Broussard was 50 years old ...


Google Maps Will Now Tell You How Crowded Your Train or Bus Will Be  Travel+Leisure

Squeezing sardine-like into a train with hundreds of other commuters is never enjoyable — but thanks to Google Maps, you'll now have the wherewithal to shift ...


NoHo-Pasadena Bus Rapid Transit Project Faces Misleading Eagle Rock NIMBYs  Streetsblog California

Metro is refining plans for Bus Rapid Transit between Pasadena and North Hollywood - image via Metro report. Facebook · Twitter · Google Plus · Email; print.


Uber Rolls Out 'Uber Comfort' to Give Passengers More Control  Travel+Leisure

Uber launched its newest *service*, Uber Comfort, on Tuesday, allowing customers to request extra legroom, a specific car temperature, and other.


Tampa to introduce dedicated curbside drop-off for carry-on passengers  Business Traveller

The airport recently broke ground on 16 new express curbside lanes dedicated to passengers who don't need to check luggage or visit the check-in counter…


Super consortium submits revised plan for NAIA rehabilitation  BusinessWorld Online

A “super consortium” composed of seven of the country's top conglomerates submitted a revised proposal for the rehabilitation of the Ninoy Aquino International ...


Construction of world’s largest integrated transportation hub complete  Construction Review

Construction work on Beijing's Daxing International Airport in China, world's largest integrated transportation hub has been completed.


Oregon DMV worker, boyfriend accused of using driver information to steal from cars in Portland metro area  OregonLive

An Oregon DMV worker and her boyfriend have been indicted in an alleged scheme to steal dozens of cars in the metro area over at least two years using ...


Before the 2028 Olympics, LA prepares to transform itself  The Architect's Newspaper

The 2028 Summer Olympics (L.A. 2028), officially known as the Games of the XXXIV Olympiad, are coming to the Los Angeles region in just nine years.


Whitehorse McDonald's offers rent subsidies to lure workers north  CBC.ca

The owner of the two McDonald's restaurant locations in Whitehorse is now offering to subsidize rents for employees recruited in Canada. Mike Thorpe said the ...


Consortium revises NAIA proposal in line with 'Clark template'  GMA News

The NAIA Consortium has submitted a revised proposal to rehabilitate and takeover the Ninoy Aquino International Airport in line with the Clark International ...


Medical Examiner: 10 men, 1 woman died in Dillingham Airfield crash  Hawaiipublicradio

Updated: June 23, 4:22 p.m. The Honolulu Medical Examiner determined 10 men and one woman died Friday night at Dillingham Airfield, all the result of.


Calgary Green Line LRT project needs a pause, say some locals  Daily Commercial News

A group of citizens and prominent business leaders in Calgary want the city to put the brakes on a proposed $4.65-billion Green Line LRT for a year to rethink ...


Louise Miller On Innovation In Ground Transportation  The Company Dime

Louise Miller of Areka Consulting gives an overview of what's changing in ground transportation and how companies should address the challenges.


Airport Butler Wins Two “Excellence in Concessions” Awards from ACI-NA  AviationPros.com

Airport Butler, a meet-and-greet concierge *service*, was recognized with two awards at the Airport Council International-North America (ACI-NA) Excellence in ...


Getting around while you’re abroad and the credit cards that help you do it  Bankrate.com

Relax on your trip abroad by finding efficient ground transportation with rewards.


'Best in the Midwest' — 368th TRS hosts 3rd annual Ground Transportation Rodeo  Myguidon

Story and photo by Airman 1st Class Solomon Cook Members of the Air Force ground transportation career field met for the third annual Ground Transportation.


Giambra looks to take ground transportation to the next level with Liberty Taxi  WIVB.com - News 4

Joel Giambra told us, Uber and Lyft have taken a heavy toll on the taxi business here in Buffalo, and across the country. Giambra is formulating a new marketing ...


Q&A: Figuring out a role in a mega-funded world of ground transportation  PhocusWire

There are countless local startups providing ground transportation services in cities around the world - many of which never get any attention due to their ...


Ground innovation, part 1: The investment path  PhocusWire

In part one in our ground transportation theme series, we talk to investors about startups in the category.


Charles M. Schulz -- Sonoma County Airport Expands Ground Transportation Options With Uber Access  PRNewswire

SANTA ROSA, Calif., May 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The demand for diverse ground transportation options has increased in Sonoma County and Charles M.


What Do Passengers Want from Ground Transportation and Mass Transit Operators in the US? Easier Payments, More Utility, Less Friction  PRNewswire

MIAMI, Jan. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- CellPoint Mobile, a leading provider of digital and mobile ticketing and payment solutions for ground transportation ...


Hopkins airport ground transportation changes in effect this week  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

CLEVELAND – Changes take effect Monday for passengers traveling to and from Cleveland Hopkins Airport. The airport is moving ground transportation to the ...


Charlotte Airport Purchases Electric Buses for Ground Transportation  NGT News

Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) in North Carolina has agreed to purchase five 35-foot Proterra Catalyst E2 electric buses and five 125 kW.


Cleveland Hopkins International Airport announces ground transportation changes to begin Monday  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

CLEVELAND- Cleveland Hopkins International Airport officials have announced immediate changes to the airport's ground transportation plan.


Following Uber/Lyft agreement, Quad-City airport implements transportation application process  Quad City Times

The Quad-City International Airport has implemented a new application process for ground transportation companies — such as taxi and ride-sharing services ...


Airport Authority IDs funding source for $210M ground transportation project  Hartford Business

Bradley International Airport has identified a funding source for its long-planned $210 million ground transportation project.


Ground innovation, part 2: A new model for car rental  PhocusWire

For part 2 in our ground transportation series we look at some of the innovations in the sector from Turo, Sixt and Avis Budget Group.


Latin America, part 3: The evolution of buses, bikes and scooters  PhocusWire

For part three in our series on Latin America's travel industry we take a look at some developments in the ground transportation sector.


Downtown Ground Transportation Center requires further investigation before renovation begins  INFORUM

FARGO — While checking the Ground Transportation Center property in downtown Fargo earlier this month, engineers spotted additional structural issues with ...


Current Trends in Airport Ground Transportation  AviationPros.com

There is little debate about the source of major trends in airport ground transportation today. The introduction of Transportation Network Companies (TNCs) and ...


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