Technology - Articles and news items
Industry news • 28 November 2016 • Katie Sadler, Eurotransport
According to a report published by Transport Systems Catapult (TSC), the UK Transport sector needs to increase its focus on cyber-security in the face of rapidly emerging technological developments.
Industry news • 24 November 2016 • Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport
On 23 November, Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond pledged ‘Significant additional funding’ for transport networks in his Autumn Statement to Parliament.
Industry news • 18 November 2016 • Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport
Two WEpod autonomous vehicles entered passenger operation acting as a weekly bus service at Wageningen University and Research Centre in the Netherlands.
Industry news • 21 October 2016 • Fältcom
Billions of devices are expected to be connected to the Internet of Things (IoT) by 2020. Sensors receive and analyse data and communicate with the outside world to create smarter and more attractive environments, products and services. This transformation is described as bigger than before and after the advent of the Internet and smartphones.
In this paper, we concentrate on some of the underlying technology issues that have a significant impact on operator efficiency. Resolving these issues can boost operator efficiency as well as job satisfaction…
Designed for dynamic environments, Mesh Network technology will propel the bus industry forward says Chris Mason of Rajant Corporation.
Explore the surprising technology behind the London Underground and how it affects everyday commuting.
Industry news • 7 September 2016 • Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport
A new scientific study has found Volvo Dynamic Steering technology reduces the risk of bus driver work-related injuries.
The MOBiNET project envisages a new “Internet of Mobility” where transport users meet providers of next-generation mobility services… This article showcases the platform’s implementation within the Dial-a-Ride service improving its efficiency through mobile technology.
Industry news • 25 August 2016 • Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport
FirstBus has triggered the race to develop the latest bus technology in its pursuit to operate cleaner, more fuel efficient vehicles in the UK.
Industry news • 18 August 2016 • Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport
Passengers travelling on the northern section of the Victoria line can now benefit from the installation of a new chiller system reducing temperatures in tunnels and platforms.
Industry news • 10 August 2016 • Black Box
Thales Germany constructs new control centre for Berlin underground using KVM technology from Black Box.
Industry news • 10 August 2016 • Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport
Transport for London (TfL) have announced a new trial which will see London buses display real-time traffic updates in order to help drivers avoid congestion.
In this webinar, we discuss the transformation of operations and passenger services through the application of innovative technology for real-time broadband communications…
Industry news • 22 June 2016 • Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport
More than 5 million sessions have been logged on Greater Manchester’s Metrolink WiFi since its launch in March 2015.