Traffic Simulation Lifetime Achievement Award for Jaume Barceló

The award for Jaume Barceló was presented by Kaan Ozbay and Dr. Mohammed Hadi at the TRB annual meeting in January 2019.

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We are very proud that the Transport Research Board (TRB) Committee has honoured our strategic advisor, Jaume Barceló, for his lifetime achievement in the field of transport simulation.Read more

Committed to the environment (1): How ecological can transport planning be?

Mobility needs and environmental values can be in harmony – this is what the transport consultants at PTV Transport Consult GmbH stand for.

Transport is one of the key factors influencing our ecosystem. Therefore, any person responsible for transport infrastructure or mobility services should always bear in mind the impact of the different measures on the environment in order to minimise negative effects.Read more

Women in Motion: Network for female mobility leaders

The founding members of the Mujeres en Movimiento initiavite, including the PTV Road Safety Ambassador Sofia Salek de Braun (3rd from the left).

Estimated reading time: 2 minutes, 46 seconds.

Strengthening the position of women in Latin America in the fields of transport and traffic is the aim of the “Mujeres en Movimiento” (Women in Motion) initiative.Read more

Traffic Simulation and MaaS for China

A delegation from the city of Xining in China visited the PTV headquarters in Karlsruhe.

Estimated reading time: 40 seconds. 

„Nǐ hǎo“!In December, we welcomed a 15-strong delegation from the Chinese metropolis ofXining at our headquarters in Karlsruhe. They visited to hear about newpossibilities to make tomorrow’s mobility safe and efficient.Read more

Inspiration for Digital Transformation in Administration

Baden-Württemberg’s public administration is preparing for the digital future through its management academy and is inspired by the PTV Group. (Photo: PTV).
Baden-Württemberg’s public administration is preparing for the digital future through its management academy and is inspired by the PTV Group. (Photo: PTV).

Estimated reading time: 1 minute, 32 seconds.

Executives of the State Administration of Baden-Württemberg went on a one-day expedition to learn from pioneers of digital transformation and exchange ideas about the digital future of administration.Read more

PTV Insights: Exciting research topics in the transport sector

PTV researcher Eileen worked in the Colombian metropolis of Medellín for two years.

Estimated reading time: 3 minutes, 20 seconds.

What will the smart stop look like with tomorrow’s networked mobility? Is transport with E-trucks a possibility for logistics? How will autonomous and conventional vehicles interact on our roads in the future?Read more

PTV wins “Best MaaS Project Award”

The award was presented to Devrim Kara, PTV Managing Director in the UK & Ireland, at the Smart Travel Live! conference.

The PTV Showcase for Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) in Barcelona was honoured with the “Best MaaS Project Award”. The prize was presented to Devrim Kara, PTV Managing Director in the UK & Ireland, at the Smart Travel Live!Read more

Networked Cooperation at PTV Transport Consult

Interdisciplinary exchange of knowledge is taken very seriously at PTV Transport Consult. (Photo: PTV)

Estimated reading time: 1 minute

On the occasion of the company’s 5-year anniversary, employees of PTV Transport Consult convened in Deidesheim (in the Palatinate) in October for a big company meeting. This two-day event was used intensively as an informational and strategic event.Read more

Prepared in case of emergency: Greater security for bridges and tunnels

PTV Transport Consult develops risk analyses in order to eliminate weak points in a tunnel and optimise rescue measures.

Estimated reading time: 3 minutes, 50 seconds. 

Our road network is inconceivable without bridges and tunnels. They help save time in overcoming hurdles and bottlenecks and contribute to making traffic and transportation more effective, safer, and eco-friendlier.Read more

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