PTV Insights: AEOLIX – a pan-European intermodal logistics solution

Marcel Huschebeck, Manager Logistics Research Manager Logistics Research at PTV Group, talks about the challenges and objectives of the AEOLIX project.

Marcel Huschebeck, Manager Logistics Research at PTV Group, talks about the challenges and objectives of the AEOLIX project.

At PTV Insights our employees present their current projects and latest product development. Marcel Huschebeck, Manager Logistics Research at PTV Group, outlines the challenges and objectives of the AEOLIX project (Architecture for EurOpean Logistics Information eXchange).Read more

Mobility 4.0 at PTV’s summer event

Hot topics, high temperatures, and the best mood at PTV's summer event in Karlsruhe.

Hot topics, high temperatures, and the best mood at PTV’s summer event in Karlsruhe.

On the hottest day of the year thus far, the PTV Group invited people to an event at its headquarters in Karlsruhe that was all about Mobility 4.0. Guests enjoyed a podium discussion with high-quality participants, the opening of the PTV Mobility Lab, as well as insights into the company’s current developments and projects.Read more

EU research project CoEXist: Kick-off in Versailles in early June

At the Palace of Versailles, the kick-off event of our new EU research project CoEXist took place.

The kick-off event of our new EU research project CoEXist took place at the famous Palace of Versailles near Paris. The project funded by the Horizon 2020  framework program of the European Commission focuses on the interaction between semi-automated and conventional vehicles in the transitional period to fully autonomous vehicle fleets.… Read more

PTV Group joins IRF on a mission to provide safer and better roads

PTV Group becomes IRF member

In 1948, the International Road Federation (IRF) was founded in Washington D.C and supported by regional offices throughout the world.

Today, IRF is active in 118 countries and still growing, with its latest member, the PTV Group. Announced today at ITS Strasbourg 2017, PTV Group is proud to be one of the members in the IRF’s professionally-connected network.… Read more

The Mobility Prophet

Large article on the PTV Group and CEO Vincent Kobesen in the Handelsblatt dated 12 June 2017: The Mobility Prophet.

Porsche SE acquires the PTV Group. This strategic decision was taken barely two weeks ago and the media coverage has been phenomenal. “The Porsche holding finds a pearl” headlined the Stuttgarter Zeitung newspaper, for example.… Read more

PTV Group and TNO join forces on the path towards smarter, healthier cities

 

PTV Group and research institute TNO sign cooperation agreement: Vincent Kobesen, CEO of the PTV, and Leo Kusters, Managing Director Urbanisation at TNO.

There were times when urban planning used to be drawn on paper maps and then shifted to data. But that is about to change with the introduction of Urban Strategy with PTV Visum.Read more

Porsche SE acquires PTV Group – ready to grow

Together with their staff, CFO Michel Zweers and CEO Vincent Kobesen popped the champagne corks on the day of the announcement of PTV Group’s acquisition by Porsche SE.

Together with their staff, CFO Michel Zweers and CEO Vincent Kobesen popped the champagne corks on the day of the announcement of PTV Group’s acquisition by Porsche SE.

Now it’s official: On 7 June, Porsche Automobil Holding SE (Porsche SE) announced the acquisition of PTV Group for a purchase price in excess of 300 million euro (see press release).Read more

How to boost your footprint in China?

Oscar Jiang Jing becomes Managing Director at PTV China in Shanghai.

We posed this question to our new Managing Director Oscar Jiang Jing, who has now taken over responsibility for the local subsidiary in Shanghai, China.

Compass: Which are the most important mobility/transportation challenges that China has to face?… Read more

PTV Group and IPG Automotive Offer New Interface for Virtual Test Driving

Virtual test driving by IPG Automotive now features microscopic traffic simulation with PTV Vissim.

In the automotive sector, new developments regarding vehicles or materials are mandatory to be tested before manufactures are allowed to produce them for the street. Strict rules and regulatory requirements have to be followed as a necessary protection of all transport means.Read more