Board Member Dr. Thomas Schwerdtfeger takes on new responsibilities within the PTV Group

Whilst on the Board, for many years Dr. Thomas Schwerdtfeger played a major role in establishing PTV AG as a global transport and traffic software provider. In future, he will be in charge of the PTV business in Dubai

Whilst on the Board, for many years Dr. Thomas Schwerdtfeger played a major role in establishing PTV AG as a global transport and traffic software provider. In future, he will be in charge of the PTV business in Dubai

Take on another new challenge at 60 years old?Read more

Award-winning solutions

 Werner Heid named winners of the 2014 VeRoLog Solver Challenge at the VeRoLog Conference in Oslo


Werner Heid named winners of the 2014 VeRoLog Solver Challenge at the VeRoLog Conference in Oslo

The final results of the VeRoLog Solver Challenge were announced by the jury during the closing ceremony of the Oslo Conference on 25 June. This competition was initiated by PTV Group and the EURO Working Group on Vehicle Routing and Logistics Optimization (VeRoLog).… Read more

New transport master planning standards in Romania

A new strategic mobility project is being launched for the whole of Romania. Sustainable transport master plans for eight cities. PTV Group is leading the project and providing software and consulting support.  (licence-free image: weltkarten-landkarten.com)

A new strategic mobility project is being launched in Romania. Sustainable transport master plans for eight cities. PTV Group is leading the project and providing software and consulting support.
(licence-free image: weltkarten-landkarten.com)

In July 2014, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Great Britain, placed a large order for the development of sustainable mobility master plans in Romania.Read more

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