Electric mobility meets renewable energy

The partners of iZeus present their results.

The partners of iZeus present their results.

The results of the research project “iZEUS – intelligent Zero Emission Urban System” were presented at an event at EnBW City on 24 June 2014. Over around two and a half years, an inter-disciplinary team from the worlds of business and science have been integrating the Smart Grid and Smart Traffic concepts.… Read more

More safety – more fun

More safety -more fun: DAS FEST in Karlsruhe, photo: © Fabry/Karlsruhe Event GmbH

More safety -more fun: DAS FEST in Karlsruhe,
photo: © Fabry/Karlsruhe Event GmbH

Open air festival will get pulses racing: It is again time to rock the Günther-Klotz open-air stage during DAS FEST in Karlsruhe, one of the largest three-day open air events in Germany, offering a fabulous mix of live music and entertainment (25 – 27 July).… Read more

Truck Parking Europe: New version of popular app is now available

Truck Parking Europe: Suitable truck parking spaces can be added easily. All entries will be validated by PTV and then entered in the database.

Truck Parking Europe: Suitable truck parking spaces can be added easily. All entries will be validated by PTV and then entered in the database.

Version 2 of the free Truck Parking Europe app provides its truck driver community with a wide range of new functions helping drivers to find suitable truck parking spaces.… Read more

How real-time data helps optimize traffic and transport and improve utilization of infrastructure

Vincent Kobesen, CEO of PTV Group, speaks as a representative of the IT industry at the summit of the International Transport Forum in Leipzig

Vincent Kobesen, CEO of PTV Group, speaks as a representative of the IT industry at the summit of the International Transport Forum in Leipzig

At this year’s annual summit of the International Transport Forum in Leipzig, PTV Group called on lawmakers to establish the rules and guidelines required to ensure open, standardised and secure data exchange.… Read more

PTV Group launches detailed emission calculation for road transport in Australia

Green logistics concepts can now be promoted throughout Australia – thanks to PTV's xServer technology

Green logistics concepts can now be promoted throughout Australia – thanks to PTV’s xServer technology

PTV Group has signed a cooperation agreement with Emisia S.A. to provide the first standardised emissions calculation methodology for vehicle routing and optimisation solutions in Australia. COPERT Australia is a specific database for Australia’s route network.… Read more

New truck app: simply get there better

As of late, the Android version of PTV Navigator is available to buy in the Google Play Store – ensuring that the proven truck navigation solution is available to everyone.PTV_Logistics_Infografik_Navigator_EN

With its move to the Google Play Store, the professional truck navigation solution – previously reserved for companies and large customers – can now be used by private individuals, too.… Read more

Transport for a Changing World

Mary Crass

Mary Crass, Head of Policy and Summit Preparation at OECD

What are the global economic and societal megatrends that are shaping the 21st century and directly impacting transport? At Shaping Transportation (26 – 28 May in Berlin) Mary Crass, Head of Policy and Summit Preparation at OECD, will enlarge on this issue in her key note.Read more

Arrive safely!

How to improve road safety in the long term?

How to improve road safety in the long term?

We travel a lot and want to arrive safely. But, we can never take safety for granted: There are many risks and hazards that arise from road users as much as from the infrastructure. Future-orientated planning that takes real-time information into account can improve road safety in the long term.Read more

Competitive Traffic

Arturo Ardila Gomez, Traffic Expert at the World Bank and Lead Transport Economist

Arturo Ardila Gomez, Traffic Expert at the World Bank and Lead Transport Economist

How can city traffic in emerging and developing countries be made safer and faster? Arturo Ardila Gomez, traffic expert at the World Bank and Lead Transport Economist, talked about his experiences in Latin America and East Asia in an interview.Read more

Mobile safes

Secure logistics

Secure logistics

Looking for security in logistics? Munich-based company CargoGuard attracts lots of interest from companies that use transportation services to send their often valuable and delicate goods. This security service provider protects the global supply chain of other companies across all multimodal interfaces and provides security solutions for many different sectors – using the PTV xServer.… Read more