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.

Erstimated reading time: 2 minutes

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

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

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

Istanbul is shaping its future mobility offering

One of Istanbul’s main goals is to improve the quality of life of its citizens with modern mobility solutions. Foto: Pixabay.

Estimated reading time: 1 minute, 50 seconds. 

Istanbul, the biggest city of Turkey, has to face a lot of challenges. One of its main goals is to improve the quality of life of its citizens.Read more

Middle East: Transition from private to public transport is key

The main office of PTV MENA is situated in Dubai.

Estimated reading time: 7 minutes, 36 seconds

Dubai is known as early adopter of new mobility trends and the place to be for PTV’s local branch office. Andrea Petti, our new Managing Director and Regional Director, has now taken over responsibility for the business in India, the Middle East and Africa.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

Traffic and environment – hand in hand for cleaner air

Traffic and environment:  Volker Waßmuth, responsible for the Traffic Planning and Engineering division at PTV Transport Consult gives us a glimpse behind the scenes. Photo: PTV

Estimated reading time: 4 minutes, 29 seconds

Studies on air pollution control measures are currently booming. Traffic plays an essential role here.Read more

Intelligent street lighting provides traffic information

f.l.t.r. Peter Möhl, Director Traffic Software at PTV and Oliver Deuschle, Head of SMIGHT have teamed up to improve real-time traffic management.

The smart city of tomorrow is benefiting from the increasing intelligence of our infrastructure. The EnBW brand SMIGHT (Smart City Light)  and  PTV Group have teamed up in a joint development initiative to optimise urban traffic in real time.Read more