28% of total transport cost is accumulated on the “last mile” (Photo: iStock)
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A city’s efficiency depends on its infrastructure. To supply trade, production, the service industry and private households for the future requires solutions which are smart, sustainable and cost-effective.… Read more
Business Computer Science student Devid Vogel presented the app prototype he recently developed as part of his practical placement.
Trying new things, gaining work experience: Students, who are completing a dual study programme at PTV, can look forward to plenty of exciting tasks and projects, fostering self-dependent and goal-oriented working.… Read more
The citizens of Landau are actively involved in the planning process of the mobility concept for the City which is currently developed by PTV Transport Consult.
The active participation of citizens in specific transport planning projects or even general traffic-related framework planning have become an important factor in recent years, and rightly so.… Read more
Founded as a timber merchant in 1934, Holz Tusche GmbH & Co. KG is now one of the leading wholesalers and importers of wood in Germany.
Founded as a timber merchant in 1934, Holz Tusche GmbH & Co. KG is now one of the leading wholesalers and importers of wood in Germany.… Read more
PTV Group is listed as one of the Agile Stars in André Häusling’s book ‘Agile Organisations’.
Agility has become a hot topic in today’s rapidly changing business environment, affecting both project management and organisational structures. But what is the best way to approach an agile transformation?… Read more
PTV CEO Vincent Kobesen at the European Transport Forum 2017
Top policy-makers and stakeholders gathered at the European Transport Forum in Brussels to engage in a high-level debate on the potential of the use of data as a tool in transportation. The theme of the 2017 debate, which took place on 17 October, was “How can the data economy unlock the full potential of European transport?”.… Read more
Transport companies need a reliable time, distance and toll calculation to ensure an efficient and on-time delivery.
Previously, we discussed the issues and challenges that the logistics industry is facing, especially within the EU. Due to the problems in the workforce, implementation of local laws, and limited technological interventions, some businesses are struggling to survive against their competitors, resulting in low margins and even bankruptcies.… Read more
PTV Map&Guide enables companies to avoid detours maximising their profits.
EU’s logistics sector is booming and makes up 14% of the total GDP. Retail, e-commerce and manufacturing have propelled its rapid growth, and will only continue to expand year over year. Nonetheless, the sector still has significant challenges to tackle such as problems in the workforce, implementation of local laws, and limited technological interventions.… Read more
It is crucial that trucks can take the supplies to the affected towns. Photo: Aryana Benavides / David Valdovinos
Mexico suffered from two major earthquakes during the past two weeks. On behalf of the Undersecretary of Infrastructure of the Nation, the General Director of the Mexican Institute of Transportation (IMT) contacted Vicente Torres, our managing director in Mexico, and asked for help.… Read more
Route planners working with PTV Smartour at Rotra
Importance of IT infrastructure: In the middle of the site on Verhuellweg 5 street in Doesburg, there is a well-equipped server room, with LED lights in a variety of colours showing that both the servers and the software installed are working flat-out.… Read more