Focus on eMobility: “Infrastructure for e-cars isn’t the problem.”

“Even though we are still building up the network, no-one needs to worry that they won’t find a point to recharge” says Marco Masur, EnBW.

Estimated reading time: 5 minutes

Anyone buying an electric car today can enjoy ever-increasing coverage. According to a calculation by the corporate consultants Horváth & Partners, electric vehicles newly licensed in 2017 achieved an average range of 300 km, 10 percent more than in 2016.Read more

Knowledge transfer to China

Experts for Traffic Planning, Surveys, Geographic Information and Urban Planning from the Chinese city Chongqing visited PTV headquarters. (Photo: PTV).

 Traffic Planning, Survey, Geographic Information and Urban Planning experts from the Chinese city Chongqing visited PTV headquarters. (Photo: PTV).

International knowledge transfer is crucial for our business. Therefore, we were happy to host a high-level delegation from the Chinese metropolitan City of Chongqing interested in learning more about the range of possibilities opened up by our software solutions for transportation planning and optimisation.Read more

Working internationally at PTV Transport Consult

In Croatia, PTV Transport Consult is working on transport plans for passenger and freight transport.

Estimated reading time: 3 minutes

Things never get boring at PTV Transport Consult (TC). The independent consulting firm within PTV Group deals with a wide range of topics such as Mobility 4.0, air pollution control, commercial traffic and road safety. Read more

Mobility as a Service – How to make it happen for fleet operators, cities and passengers

Estimated reading time: 6 minutes

Co-authored by Devrim Kara, Director UK & Ireland and Michael Oliver, Solution Director PTV Visum, PTV Group.

Ride-sharing versus car-sharing

Mobility as a Service (MaaS) is seen as one of the Next Big Things in transportation, allowing people to seamlessly plan and pay for door-to-door multi-modal journeys. Read more

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Spotlight on E-Mobility: Electric trucks powering ahead in Berlin

The test phase of the iHub research project, that PTV is involved in, now started in Berlin.

Estimated reading time: 1 minute, 45 seconds

E-mobility is on everyone’s lips – also in logistics. Although only a few electric vehicles are currently used in general cargo logistics and long-distance transport, e-trucks are becoming increasingly attractive, especially in cities struggling with air pollution.Read more

Precise, accurate, reliable – new static speeds for better route calculation

Excellent maps – the basis for accurate route calculation (image: istock sturti)

Estimated reading time: 5 minutes

In logistics, every kilometre and every minute counts. Inaccuracies in calculating routes, no matter how small, sum up and can cause high costs in the end. Accuracy is therefore key.… Read more