PTV Software training course in China

PTV Software training in China

PTV Software training in China

PTV China organized the PTV Software training course which took place from 23-27 March 2015 in Lijiang, a small beautiful city in Yunnan Province.

The training did not only cover VISUM and VISSIM courses, but also VISUM Safety, VISWALK and Vistro courses.… Read more

Big Data = Big Value?

Michael Schade, data analyst at Mobility Lab in Greater Washington, USA, explains in an interview with PTV how we can use and benefit from big data in traffic and transportation.

Michael Schade, data analyst at Mobility Lab in Greater Washington, USA. His credo: “Anything that democratizes data is a good thing.”

Traffic-relevant data volumes continue to grow at a steady rate. Real-time data complements historical data, offering completely new evaluation and analysis options. Michael Schade, data analyst at Mobility Lab in Greater Washington, USA, explains how we can use and benefit from big data in traffic and transportation

What are you doing with (big) data?Read more

Local information at your fingertips

"We integrated routing into the app KA-Mobil so that it gives detours that take into account all construction site road blocks and up-to-date traffic situations in real time,” says Matthias Hormuth, Solutions Director, PTV Group.

PTV integrated routing into the app KA-Mobil so that it gives detours that take into account all construction site road blocks and up-to-date traffic situations in real time.

Various apps support us on the go with useful information every day. The PTV Group play an active role in projects that support individualised routing and traffic information in cities – in real time.Read more

Truck Parking Europe now available as a web portal

Europe's largest truck parking database is now available as a web portal, too, at http://truckparkingeurope.com

Europe’s largest truck parking database is now available as a web portal, too, at http://truckparkingeurope.com

With almost 50,000 downloads, Truck Parking Europe is the most successful truck parking app. The largest parking database is now available as a web portal, too, with detailed information and individual search options.Read more

Van Marcke brings service up to the next level with PTV Smartour

Van Marcke brings service up to the next level with PTV Smartour

Van Marcke brings service up to the next level with PTV Smartour

Although a fixed journey schedule was working perfectly well when it came to supplying Van Marcke’s stores, static planning was leading to bottlenecks in transports to installers. These bottlenecks included an uneven distribution of the work across drivers.Read more

Addressing the last mile challenges

A Network Research report shows that in customer service on time delivery scores very highly, followed by reliability and helpful communication.

A Network Research report shows that in customer service on time delivery scores very highly, followed by reliability and helpful communication.

Online shopping has changed the world of parcel delivery with a sharp increase in B2C deliveries. UK trends[i] suggest that B2B volumes have been falling, combined with a serious increase in B2C activity.Read more

Moscow relies on real-time technology PTV Optima

The current mayor of Moscow, Sergey Semyonovich Sobyanin (left), gives Prime Minister, Dmitry Anatolyevich Medvedev, an overview of the traffic management of the city of Moscow.

The current mayor of Moscow, Sergey Semyonovich Sobyanin (left), gives Prime Minister, Dmitry Anatolyevich Medvedev, an overview of the traffic management of the city of Moscow.

During their last joint visit to the Moscow traffic management centre, the current mayor, Sergey Semyonovich Sobyanin, and Maxim Liksutov, Deputy Mayor and Head of the Department for Transport and Road Infrastructure Development, said that Moscow’s newly implemented Intelligent Traffic System (ITS) stands out as one of the best in the world.Read more

Air Liquide: Planning certainty with PTV Smartour

“The experience of our dispatchers and drivers, coupled with the performance of PTV Smartour, gives us a complete package of planning certainty which has become indispensable.” Patrick Kox, Project Manager at Air Liquide Deutschland GmbH (photo: Air Liquide)

About 100 trucks deliver daily to customers and sales partners from 18 dispatch locations, with 15 dispatchers planning each single trip.Read more

Plan well and bill correctly

Abrechnung mit PTV Map&Guide

With PTV Map&Guide, you can plan well and bill correctly (c) iStockphoto Gunnar Pippel

The price pressure in the transport sector is considerable. This makes it even more important to keep an eye on all costs right from the outset. Accurately calculated quotations protect both transport service providers and their customers from unpleasant surprises.Read more