PTV Group is official software provider for the next European transport model

PTV Group is official software provider for the next European transport model.

PTV Group is official software provider for the next European transport model.

PTV has been awarded the contract to supply their modelling software PTV Visum and associated professional services to the EU Commission, which in turn will help keep the European transport networks moving.

The task is to develop TRIMODE, a comprehensive multimodal transport model that covers in detail all freight and passenger transport movements across Europe, together with the economic structures that generate this transport demand and the energy and environmental impacts that it creates.… Read more

PTV Group @ TRB Annual Meeting 2016

PTV Group @ TRB Annual Meeting 2016

PTV Group @ TRB Annual Meeting 2016

This year saw another successful TRB Annual Meeting, with Washington playing host to traffic experts from across the world between the 10th – 14th January.

The PTV Group, as the proud ‘Platinum Sponsor’ of the event, featured heavily in presentations from customers who showed off their user case studies.… Read more

PTV Looks at Tomorrow Transportation Challenges

PTV Group looks at trends and innovations in transportation.

PTV Group looks at trends and innovations in transportation.

The buzz term “autonomous vehicles” is currently spreading throughout the transport industry. To get a better insight on the impact for cities, mobility, and the urban realm using this technology, ULI UK – Urban Land Institute held a half day Conference in October last year, where experts summed up different scenarios and presented them to the public.Read more

How about winning an award?

Apply now for the Eco Performance Award 2016!

Apply now for the Eco Performance Award 2016!

The application deadline for the Eco Performance Prize, which is awarded for sustainability in transport and logistics, closes on 31 January 2016.

Anyone who has implemented innovative concepts taking economic, environmental and social aspects into account is welcome to apply.… Read more

Modelling Future @ TRB Annual Meeting 2016

PTV Group established a global PTV Academic Community made up of the world's leading academic institutions and individuals, focused on the topics of transport and mobility including logistics.

PTV Group established a global PTV Academic Community made up of the world’s leading academic institutions and individuals, focused on the topics of transport and mobility including logistics.

At TRB 95th Annual Meeting 2016 PTV Group established a global PTV Academic Community made up of the world’s leading academic institutions and individuals, focused on the topics of transport and mobility including logistics.Read more

Out-of-the-box transport logistics

Abat

The modular Business Connector – new solution of abat and PTV Group to integrate geographical data into SAP®-Systems

Visualising movement data, computing distances and journey times, planning routes, calculating toll costs – all part of the day-to-day arithmetic performed by dispatchers, fleet managers and other service providers, and all of it impossible without geographical information systems.Read more

PTV Academics – Liven up your studies!

PTV Academics Program to be launched at TRB 95th Annual Meeting 2016. Photo: shutterstock

PTV Academics Program to be launched at TRB 95th Annual Meeting 2016. Photo: shutterstock

PTV was and is still aware of its roots, which lie in the academic environment. Founded in 1979 as a student thinking-lab, PTV Group was always close to research. Relationships with universities all around the world fed our ideas and concepts and our work with global scientific institutions is the basis of the development of technology at PTV.Read more

Start the Countdown – TRB is on its way

PTV Group is official Platinum Sponsor of TRB 2016.

PTV Group is official Platinum Sponsor of TRB 2016. Photo source: TRB Website

TRB 2016 – the Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting is the event of the year for transportation professionals. More than 12,000 researchers and experts will use the chance to get an idea of the latest innovations and trends in transport and traffic.Read more

A knock on the door of … Gerold Lutz

Gerold Lutz, Solution Director PTV Smartour.

Gerold Lutz, Solution Director PTV Smartour.

Gerold Lutz joined PTV in 1994. He started his career at PTV as project manager in the Route Planning division and then moved into Customer Relationship Management and Sales. In April 2015, he was appointed Solution Director PTV Smartour. In our interview he tells us more about his tasks and future plans regarding the trip optimization software PTV Smartour.Read more

The world is our home – The PTV UGM World Tour 2015 comes to an end

The PTV Vision Traffic User Group Meeting World Tour 2015 comes to an end

The PTV Vision Traffic User Group Meeting World Tour 2015 comes to an end

PTV Group really has travelled the world this year, bringing our PTV Vision User Group Meetings to almost 800 participants worldwide. Whether it was the first ever UGM in a country, like we saw in Japan, or a landmark 25th UGM, such as in Karlsruhe, Germany – each of the 12 host regions had a lot to offer!… Read more