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Big Data enables better urban transport networks  Phys.Org

The SIADE SaaS (Spatial Decision Support System for Transportation Planning) project essentially marks a change in the positioning of Spanish SME Terrain ...


ITF 2019 – U.S. Secretary of Transportation talks regulations on futuristic transport technology  FreightWaves

At the International Transport Forum 2019 held in Leipzig, Austria, Elaine L. Chao, the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation, spoke at a plenary ...


Paragon Helps Transport Operators Combat Driver Shortage with Resource Management Functionality – New Products and Services  DC Velocity

9 MAY, 2019 (Dallas, TX) - Paragon Software Systems, Inc., a global leader in route optimization solutions, has enhanced its routing and scheduling software ...


Podcast: Episode 2 – Simon Reed, Transport for London  Intelligent Transport

Our guest for Episode 2 of the Intelligent Transport Podcast is Simon Reed – Head of Technology and Data for Surface Transport at Transport for London.


Zero-carbon electric transport is already in reach for small islands  The Conversation - UK

When it comes to eliminating greenhouse gas emissions from transport, the future is already here on small islands.


Transport wing reads out theriot act to pvt. bus operators  The Hindu

Perturbed by the spate in cases of drunk driving, especially by drivers of private buses, the Transport Department has decided to crack the whip on the erring ...


Web Manuals Cuts Costs, Time Of Compliance  Aviation International News

Digital document developer Web Manuals (Booth N115) said that it has saved business aviation customers 70 percent of the typical time required to update their ...


Corethree reaches 100 million mobile ticket sales milestone  Mobile News

Mobile ticketing and data insights provider Corethree has reached a milestone 100 million mobile tickets sold on behalf of its transport operator partners.


Operators: Radiant Dawn | Review  Pitchfork

Crosswiring '80s-Springsteen valor with contemporaneous synth pop, the second album from Dan Boeckner's disco power trio channels the crushing fear of ...


Unlicensed transport operators to face additional penalties come next month  Jamaica Gleaner

The Transport Authority is urging unlicensed transport operators who missed the April 1 renewal deadline to become regularised. The authority says 16, 979 ...


London-based intelligent mobility startup Immense Simulations raises €4.1 million in Series A funding  EU-Startups

London-based Immense Simulations has built AI-powered simulation smart city software to make transport planning faster and safer. The startup has just ...


Immense Simulations gets new funding for its transportation modelling platform  Traffic Technology Today

UK-based mobility software developer Immense Simulations has secured US$4.6m in Series A funding that will aid the continued growth and development of its ...


Passengers forced off jam-packed Zurich-bound train over safety concerns  The Local Switzerland

A number of commuters travelling to Zurich on Thursday morning where forced to disembark from their train at an earlier station because it was too full.


Commuters ride on bus roofs as fuel price hike bites in Zimbabwe  TimesLIVE

The Zimbabwe Passenger Company (Zupco) has taken over some transport routes in Harare and Bulawayo at reduced prices to bring relief to commuters hit ...


How edge computing will drive intelligent transportation  SmartCitiesWorld

Fujitsu EMEIA's Rabih Arzouni explores how edge computing will bring breakthroughs in areas such as journey planning, to take smart routing to another level.


Seamless or stressful: Which future will we choose for our region’s transit network?  Greater Greater Washington

Transit operations across the Washington metro area are fragmented and don't adequately match the region's transport demands. The Washington area has 15 ...


100,000,000 mobile ticket sales milestone reached by Corethree  Intelligent Transport

Number of m-tickets processed by the UK's leading provider shows accelerating appetite for smarter digital ticketing, both in-country and overseas.


Transport Sustainability: Much More Than Your Carbon Footprint  railway-news.com

In this article, Nico Den Ouden, Global Sales and Marketing Director at ELeather, explores how customers are becoming increasingly focused on sustainability ...


Mastercard, Kisio Team To Streamline Transport Payments  pymnts.com

Mastercard and Kisio announced a partnership in which they will roll out one mobile payment app for all modes of public transportation in a city.


RATP orders 50 Aptis buses for Paris  www.electrive.com

Alstom announced another order for its fully electric Aptis bus with a tram design. After the Strasbourg transport company CTS had ordered twelve units in March, ...


Secret video appears to show trucking boss telling driver to falsify logbook  Stuff.co.nz

A Northland trucking boss under investigation by the transport safety regulator appears to have told a Filipino truck driver to manipulate his logbook or risk his ...


Cars, 6G and health: A closer look at possible R&D partnerships in Horizon Europe  Science Business

The European Commission has suggested major new industrial research partnerships on driverless cars and the 6G mobile internet and said it wants to expand ...


Follow the Money: Optical Trends From NGON 2019  Light Reading

NICE, France -- NGON & DCI World 2019 -- Anyone hoping for a major boost in spending on optical networking systems in the build-up to 5G launches will have ...


TfN to introduce an open data 'disruption messaging' tool  Transport Network

Transport for the North (TfN) has partnered with transit data experts, Ito World, to pioneer a 'Disruption Messaging' solution to improve the quality and speed of ...


Transport companies adhere to directive to fix emergency doors  GhanaWeb

Four transport operators in Accra have complied with the directive from the Ministry of Transport to have all their long distance travelling vehicles fitted with ...


Stop scapegoating transit workers: Union chief says train and bus operators and other staff aren’t the cause o  New York Daily News

The MTA absolutely should look for savings and efficiencies in its $17 billion operating budget. And someone, of course, should root out fraud and corruption ...


Dealing with disaster  RailwayAge Magazine

When Superstorm Sandy approached New York City in October 2012, the MTA put into practice techniques learned from Hurricane Irena the year before.


Europe's Pilots Censure 'Delegated Certification' of 737 Max | Air Transport News  Aviation International News

The European Cockpit Association calls on EASA to carry out its own thorough and independent review of the 737 Max MCAS software fix.


Taxis impounded in Mitchell's Plain blitz  News24

A joint taxi operation has seen several taxis impounded in Mitchell's Plain today.


SoCal Edison launches Charge Ready Transport program for trucks and industrial vehicles  Green Car Congress

Southern California Edison (SCE) has launched Charge Ready Transport, a program that aims to add charging stations for medium- and heavy-duty electric ...


London public transport information rolled out in Uber app  SmartCitiesWorld

Travellers can now plan and see their public transport journey with real-time information and end-to-end directions on one screen.


Airbus Increases A220 Maximum Takeoff Weight | Air Transport News  Aviation International News

While holding back—for now—on developing a stretch version of the A220, Airbus has decided to increase the maximum takeoff weight (mtow) of the type by an ...


Passenger numbers reach 10-year high at Bus Éireann  The Irish Times

Ireland's largest public transport operator shrinks its annual deficit to €6.3 million.


State Budget 2019: Raft of fees, charges and fines to rise, from hospital parking, pub licences, public transport costs and more to fill Budget hole  The Advertiser

Adelaide Oval management is scrambling to determine the impact of plans to charge major event operators for the attendance of SA Police, as Treasurer Rob ...


Designed by committee, Toyota's Japan Taxi becomes an expensive Olympic symbol  Reuters

Toyota Motor's Japan Taxi, born in a government committee and designed to be an all-things-to-all-people cab, has become a high-priced icon of Tokyo's ...


Workplace parking levy in Glasgow would be 'affordable' for most drivers  Evening Times

Motorists who drive to work can afford to pay a workplace parking levy if it is imposed, Glasgow's council transport boss has said.


Mastercard and Kisio help passengers book entire trip in one app  SmartCitiesWorld

By embedding payment and security technology into trip planning and ticketing capabilities, transportation providers and cities can move towards ...


State Government on the hunt for Uber-style on-demand bus operators  The Advertiser

Uber-style buses, that would link passengers in low patronage areas to public transport could soon be roaming Adelaide. The State Government will on ...


No ticket to ride: Why the transport industry needs to keep up with the demand for mobile  SmartCitiesWorld

To meet the demand for ease and continuity in travel, transport operators need to collaborate to offer passengers one virtual ticket, from beginning to end, says ...


Vendors in Port Maria Transport Centre complain about lack of business  Jamaica Gleaner

Several vendors with shops in the Port Maria Transportation Centre and Arcade in St Mary are complaining bitterly about the lack of business as transport ...


Comprehensive Study On Smart Ticketing Systems Market By Top Leading Key Players Like HID, Gemalto NV, NXP Semiconductors, CPI Card Group, Cubic Corp, Xerox Corp  thewirenewsnow.com

Public transportation is on the rise, to ease the traffic in congested city centers and to deliver solutions that match the growing environmental awareness. Smart ...


SJCSD Transportation Department seeks new bus operators  Ponte Vedra Recorder

Due to continued growth in the area, the St. Johns County School District (SJCSD)'s Transportation Department is actively recruiting new bus operators, and is ...


Matatu industry loses Ksh1B monthly to graft  Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Stakeholders in the Public *Service* Vehicle (PSV) transport industry have said the sector loses close to Ksh30 million daily as a result of corruption which ...


ABB partners Octopus Group to further develop e-mobility market  Autocar Professional

ABB's EV charger operators and energy technology providers will be able to source the required mobility investment from Octopus Group.


DP World JV buys 76% stake in Indian logistics operator  Arabian Business

Hindustan Infralog Private Limited announces deal for stake in KRIBHCO Infrastructure Limited.


Making real time transit data public best bet to boost Gurugram’s bus service  Hindustan Times

The disruption in Metro *service* during the morning rush hour on Tuesday exposed how lacking are Gurugram's public transport facilities. People had to walk ...


The Confederation of Passenger Transport respond to LEZ zone in Edinburgh  HeraldScotland

The Confederation of Passenger Transport (CPT) has responded to the proposals to introduce a low emission zone in Edinburgh.


Inside track: Transport, Shipping & Logistics  Lexology

In the media. Logistics growth losing steam Key logistics market growth rates fell in 2018 according to Transport Intelligence's (Ti) global market size & growth ...


Australian bus builder Volgren to produce its first all-electric vehicle  The Driven

Australian bus body manufacturer Volgren has commenced production of its first ever electric bus, as part of what the company hopes is a larger transition to ...


The China-Europe Rail Freight Transport Market Expectation vs Reality-Industry Growth, Trends and Forecast 2019-2024  Market Research Gazette

Market Overview The development of a rail network between the China and Europe is part of the long-term strategy of the government of China, to achieve ...


Kombi operators hike fares  Bulawayo24 News

Transport operators in Mutare have hiked fares for short distance trips by 50 cents, claiming loss of business due to fuel shortages. Commuter omnibuses to ...


Review KLIA2 entry fee for buses, tour vans, Matta urges Transport Ministry  Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, May 16 — The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (Matta) today urged the Transport Ministry to review entry fee charges for ...


Buses and the case for a national strategy  Transport Network

The deregulation of the bus market under the 1985 Transport Act was a failure in terms; however it took austerity to really take the equivalent of a 'Beeching Axe' ...


Second OIE Animal Welfare Global Forum: "Animal transport: a shared responsibility"  www.thepoultrysite.com

The Forum is a key activity of the OIE Global Animal Welfare Strategy which was adopted at the 85th OIE General Session in 2017. The theme of this year's ...


Falcon Transport drivers told to cease driving immediately after abrupt closure  FreightWaves

Truck drivers for the flatbed truckload carrier, Falcon Transport of Youngstown, Ohio, said they received emails late April 27 stating the company was shuttering ...


Ensure Consistent Service, Land Transport Authority Tells Bus Operators  Fiji Sun Online

Bus operators have been urged to ensure a consistently reliable *service* all day, every day. The call has come from Land Transport Authority (LTA) chief ...


Pets to ride on Auckland trains with their owners from as early as June  Stuff.co.nz

Pets will be allowed to ride on trains, possibly as early as next month. Auckland Transport has agreed with train operator Trans Dev, to trial having dogs on trains ...


Comment: Guidelines for transport of livestock  New Zealand Herald

The May period is a time of year when livestock transportation is perhaps at its peak. The return of grazed heifer animals to the home dairy platform, the off-farm ...


Multiple failures in lead up to Fox Glacier helicopter crash that killed 7  RNZ

Transport investigators have found numerous failures by both the operator and aviation watchdog in the lead up to a helicopter crash on Fox Glacier which killed ...


Infrastructure Talks Between Trump, Democrats Break Down  Transport Topics Online

Bipartisan negotiations on infrastructure policy came to a halt May 22, with President Donald Trump and congressional Democratic leaders each questioning the ...


BREAKING: Transport Companies Suddenly Cancel Services, “The Operating Environment is Nolonger Sustainable”  ZimEye - Zimbabwe News

Below is an announcement by transport businesses on Wednesday morning: – Attention all transport operators servicing Bulawayp routes – AS BUPTA ...


Zupco goes cashless  The Herald

THE Zimbabwe United Passenger Company (Zupco) yesterday introduced a convenient electronic ticketing system that will ease transactions and plug cash ...


Hyperloop: Ushering In The 4th Dimension Of Travel  Forbes

Forget queuing and jostling with tetchy fellow travellers. The Hyperloop holds tremendous promise in catapulting passenger transport and freight transport to the ...


MEC threatens to shut down taxi ranks as George violence escalates  TimesLIVE

Western Cape transport MEC Donald Grant "declared his intention" to close taxi ranks in George following an escalation in "taxi-on-bus" violence.


The SA minibus taxi industry is absolutely massive – here's everything you need to know  Business Insider South Africa

Almost 70% of SA households use minibus taxis, which only became legal in 1987.


'Heartbroken' cop urges rural bus system after deadly Portland crash  Loop News Jamaica

A senior police officer in Portland is calling on the authorities to implement a rural school bus system in the eastern section of the island. The policeman, who ...


Call for collaborative approach to ensure safe transport of students to school - IrieFm  iriefm.net

There is a call for a collaborative approach to ensure the safe transportation of students to school. Acting Director of the Safety and Security in Schools unit in the ...


ANALYSIS: Tackling the scourge of illegal charter  Flightglobal

The highly-publicised fatal crash on 21 January of a Piper Malibu PA-46-310P carrying Premiership footballer Emiliano Sala has put the practice of illegal or ...


CNG Fuels breaks ground on two food waste-based HGV fuelling stations  www.businessgreen.com

CNG Fuels has started construction work on two new biomethane fuelling stations, it announced today, as it moved forward with plans for a new fleet of ...


Southern California Fleet Owners Learn How To Go Electric  CleanTechnica

May 22nd, 2019 by Guest Contributor. Originally published on Energized.Edison. by Paul Griffo. SCE's Charge Ready Transport Program helps customers add ...


Romanian Govt. says ridesharing ordinance is ready; Uber, Bolt and Clever to pay yearly tax  Romania-Insider.com

Romania's Transport Ministry and Regional Development Ministry have finalized the draft of the emergency ordinance regulating ridesharing services, prime ...


Politicians must start thinking, save our children | Letters  Jamaica Gleaner

THE EDITOR, Sir: “There was anger and anguish at Titchfield High....” is how the RJR nooncast started on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. One of their own (Pranjal ...


Five Hundred Decision-Makers Gather To Assess Market Conditions And Make Arrangements To Buy, Sell, And Transport Natural Gas In The Northeast US  Oil and Gas Online

The LDC Gas Forum Northeast occurs June 10-12, 2019 at the Westin Copley Place Boston. Houston, TX (PRWEB) - Five hundred decision-makers gather to ...


Another cost of living increase with road user charges - RTF  Voxy

New Zealanders' concerns about the cost of living will take a further hit when road user charges (RUCs) go up again in July, says Road Transport Forum (RTF) ...


Stagecoach launches legal action against the Department of Transport over rail franchise disqualification  Proactive Investors UK

Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC) - The transport operator has alleged that the DfT breached its statutory duties under an EU regulation which requires the ...


Drone operators hit with strict new regulations from June  The Globe and Mail

Drone mischief in Canada peaked in 2016 with 145 reported incidents but has tapered off in recent years to 135 incidents in 2017 and 100 last year.


Morris clears the air on transport queries  Nation News

The Government of Barbados sought to clear the air on some of the issues which were recently raised on social media in relation to the island's public ...


Former GM Execs Share Vision of Smart Mobility Services  Auto Rental News Magazine

While automotive OEMs, transit agencies, car rental companies, and even energy corporations across the globe plan and launch smart mobility services such as ...


The Market of Genoa (SGM): from fruit to logistics  The MediTelegraph

Genoa -The future is logistics. And the Mercato di Genova has for a long time been at the forefront. In addition to its more traditional activity as wholesale fruit and ...


Transport minister moots school train service | Loop News  Loop News Jamaica

Transport Minister, Robert Montague, has announced plans to establish a school train *service*, which is proposed to begin in a section of St Catherine where ...


Three decades of government have 'failed bus users in Greater Manchester'  Manchester Evening News

The transport select committee has concluded Margaret Thatcher's 1980s reforms did the opposite of what was intended - and successive governments have ...


RM500m govt fund for public transport  The Malaysian Reserve

All transport operators, including e-hailing firms, will be considered for Bank Pembangunan Malaysia Bhd's (BPMB) public transport fund — provided that they ...


Transport Agency says migrant workers did not blow the whistle on Northland transport company  Stuff.co.nz

The NZ Transport Agency has confirmed Associate Transport Minister Shane Jones was told in late March that migrant drivers had not dobbed a Northland ...


Keolis Downer buses fail to meet on-time running standard in 16 of the past 21 months  Newcastle Herald

NEWCASTLE has been voted one of the worst areas in the state for public transport, which the NRMA contributes to unreliable services and government data ...


Shropshire buses report: Look at how Swiss roll, says professor  shropshirestar.com

A pressure group has called for a 'change of mindset' when it comes to public transport, after comparing bus services in Shropshire to those in rural parts of ...


Shunned  Barbados Today

The numbers might not yet be at required levels, but Government's Transportation Augmentation Programme will still hit the ground running in the next three ...


European Startup Prize for Mobility reveals 10 champions of change in transport  Asset Finance International

The second European Startup Prize for Mobility (EUSP) has revealed the 10 winning companies in its 2019 awards that are creating a new transport landscape ...


An Alternative to the expensive GA: public TRANSPORT industry is launching more and more rides-GA – views  The KXAN 36 News

Swiss commuting since Wednesday in a state of great excitement. On this day, the magazine “observer” controversial plans public: The General subscription ...


Huge Fines for Van Operators With Vehicles Older Than 10 Years Running Passenger Services – CTN News  Chiang Rai Times

Passengers are encouraged to report any issues involving public van services to the 1584 24-hour call center. Share on Facebook Follow on Facebook Add to ...


Week ahead in Parliament  BBC News

Events beyond the SW1 post code will be driving politics this week, with many MPs hitting the campaign trail rather than lingering in Parliament. Will the results ...


Switching on access | Logistics, Trucking & Transport News  Prime Mover

Transport Certification Australia performs a critical role in supporting the appropriate adoption of telematics. General Manager – Strategic Development and ...


Richard Branson calls for suspension of rail franchise competitions  The Guardian

Sir Richard Branson has called for all rail franchising competitions to be suspended, as the Virgin Group and partner Stagecoach consider legal action over their ...


"We Also Have Families To Feed - Kombi Operators Plead For Cheap Fuel From Govt...Blame Touts For Hiking Fares  iharare.com

We appeal to government to provide cheaper fuel to compliant kombi operators so they can be able to further discount the fares from the current charges. We are ...


Ohio Safety Agency Petitions FMCSA for Veteran Driver Exemptions  Transport Topics Online

The Ohio Department of Public Safety has requested exemption from certain commercial driver license regulations to open up truck-driving opportunities for ...


Breaking: Buhari gives truck operators, drivers 72hrs to vacate Apapa roads  Vanguard

President Muhammadu Buhari has, Wednesday, ordered the immediate removal of all trucks causing gridlock at Apapa roads in Lagos.


Transport Minister: Indonesian ride-hailing Go-Jek considers entering Malaysian market  Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, May 18 — Indonesia's ride-hailing Go-Jek has expressed interest to operate in Malaysia. Transport Minister Anthony Loke was quoted in a ...


Navigant Research Report Shows Mobile Advanced Battery Solutions Offer Utilities and Project Developers the Benefits of Energy Storage Without Large Upfront Investment  Associated Press

Press release *content* from Business Wire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.


Relief for T'puram Technopark employees as Kerala RTC resumes services from campus  The News Minute

The Kerala Road Transport Corporation (Kerala RTC) has made a comeback to one of India's largest IT campuses, Technopark, located in the state capital of ...


Ipswich family speak out about school transport issues in Suffolk | Latest Ipswich News  Ipswich Star

Concerns have been raised about how children with special needs can be taken to school by taxi companies that sub-contract all of their work to self-employed ...


Four arrested in tunnel following 'Operation Daylight'  RTE.ie

'Operation Daylight' - a multi-agency initiative involving An Garda Síochána, Transport Infrastructure Ireland and Egis Port Tunnel Operators - targeting ...


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