PTV Summer Festival: We’re celebrating 40 years of future

PTV celebrated the 40th aniversary with a big summer party.

Shaping tomorrow since 1979 – this was the motto at the celebration of PTV’s 40-year existence, with a big anniversary festival. Both an atmospheric summer event and a varied programme awaited more than 400 guests and employees: From the podium discussion to the Creative Street Art Zone.Read more

How one woman managed to (finally) put road safety on the agenda in Bolivia

The Bolivian capital La Paz is one of the cities for which road safety activities were developed.

Despite having only about half the world’s motor vehicles, low-middle income countries (LMICs) account for over 90% of the worldwide road traffic deaths. In Bolivia, 23.2 people per 100,000 inhabitants are killed on the road each year (WHO, 2015).Read more

From research to practice

Students from the Nottingham Trent University visited the PTV headquarters.

We recently hosted students from Nottingham Trent University at our head office. They came to Karlsruhe to learn more about interesting examples of best practice and exciting infrastructure projects.

Tobias Kretz, Product Manager PTV Viswalk, and Kristina Stifter, Head of Global Communications at PTV Group, gave some insights into PTV’s wide range of services.… Read more

Heading towards DiverCity

The Corporate Partnership Board of the ITF launched a gender initiative in Paris on 8 March 2019. Photo: Participants of the workshop ‘Recruiting and Retaining a Gender-Diverse Workforce’

Better opportunities for women in the transport and logistics industry! This is the aim of a new initiative launched by the Corporate Partnership Board (CPB) of the International Transport Forum (ITF) on the occasion of the International Women’s Day.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)

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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

Spotlight on E-Mobility: Electric trucks powering ahead in Berlin

The test phase of the iHub research project, that PTV is involved in, now started in Berlin.

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E-mobility is on everyone’s lips – also in logistics. Although only a few electric vehicles are currently used in general cargo logistics and long-distance transport, e-trucks are becoming increasingly attractive, especially in cities struggling with air pollution.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