Issue 4 2017

Issue #4 2017 – Digital version

Issue 4 2017 / 15 September 2017 / Eurotransport Magazine

Featured in Issue #4 2017: An interview with Brian Masson, Director of Multi Modal Transport Solutions; Keeping London’s evolving bus fleet moving; Smart cities: the technology powering autonomy; A new brand for Eurotransport Magazine; The cost of going green and much more…

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The future of single-use ticketing – Q&A with NXP Semiconductors

Issue 4 2017 / 14 September 2017 / Luke Antoniou, Editor

On 18 October 2017, Eurotransport will host a new webinar in association with NXP Semiconductors to discuss how contactless solutions are set to transform single-use tickets. In anticipation of the webinar, we provide an overview of how contactless will change transport for the occasional traveller, asking one of the speakers – Miriama Faberova, Marketing Manager at NXP Semiconductors – some questions to find out more.

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Intelligent Transport

Issue 4 2017 / 4 September 2017 / Luke Antoniou, Editor

As smarter travel takes hold and digitalisation alters passenger expectations, we welcome you to our new brand: Intelligent Transport.

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Going green: at what cost?

Issue 4 2017 / 31 August 2017 / Professor John Miles

With expectations constantly rising for a greener future, Professor John Miles highlights some of the financial implications and barriers of truly sustainable urban transport.

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Modernising Prague’s tram infrastructure

Issue 4 2017 / 31 August 2017 / Miroslav Penc, Head of Tram Infrastructure Unit from the Prague Public Transit Company

With over 340km of track, modernising Prague’s tram infrastructure is a big job. Here, Miroslav Penc, Head of Tram Infrastructure Unit from the Prague Public Transit Company, outlines some of the work being done to improve Prague’s tram tracks and upgrade the network’s signalling system, all without inconveniencing passengers or adding to the programme’s budget.

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Keeping Madrid moving during World Pride 2017

Issue 4 2017 / 30 August 2017 / Tomás Melero, Consorcio Regional de Transportes de Madrid

Tomás Melero, Consorcio Regional de Transportes de Madrid, speaks about the city’s mobility management during World Pride 2017.

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The technology powering autonomy

Issue 4 2017 / 30 August 2017 / Arnaud Julien, Innovation and Digital Director, Keolis

Arnaud Julien, Keolis’ Innovation and Digital Director, introduces the technology behind the autonomous shuttles that Keolis and NAVYA have collaborated on since 2016. In this article he explains how that technology enables the shuttles to operate without a human driver, while providing safe and comfortable travel to passengers.

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Passenger Experience In-Depth Focus 2017

Issue 4 2017 / 29 August 2017 / Eurotransport

In this Passenger Experience In-Depth Focus: Enhancing digital dialogue with customers, using customer information to improve customer satisfaction and how raising awareness has improved customer satisfaction for the Midland Metro.

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Keeping London’s evolving bus fleet moving

Issue 4 2017 / 29 August 2017 / Ian Foster, Engineering Director for Metroline

Ian Foster, Engineering Director for Metroline, details the challenges of servicing a constantly changing London bus fleet.

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Eurotransport’s Leaders’ Series: Brian Masson

Issue 4 2017 / 29 August 2017 / Brian Masson, Director of Multi Modal Transport Solutions Ltd

Brian Masson, Director of Multi Modal Transport Solutions Ltd, speaks to Eurotransport about smart cities and air quality.

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Accessibility In-Depth Focus 2017

Issue 4 2017 / 25 August 2017 / Eurotransport

In this in-depth focus: Making disabled accessibility more mobile; Testing wheelchair restraints; Scientific research for accessibility in inner-cities; Testing wheelchair restraints at Q’Straint’s UK Headquarters…

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