Committed to the environment (2): Is public transport always climate-friendly?

Environmental Protection and Public Transport – top issues addressed by PTV Transport Consult experts. Photo: pixabay/Harald Meyer-Kirk

Environmental protection plays a key role in transport planning. We spoke with Petra Strauß, Head of Public Transport Planning and Assessment at PTV Transport Consult, about the possibilities and limits of public transport (PT) in terms of environmental sustainability.Read more

A great combination: Public transport and autonomous vehicles (1)

Autonomous and electric mobility in public transport

Autonomous public transport vehicles have substantial potential: Additional services combined with greater flexibility are the basis for highly attractive and efficient concepts, especially for rural areas. And e-mobility will make the whole approach even more sustainable. This time our interviewee is Petra Strauß, Head of Public Transport Planning and Assessment at PTV Transport Consult.Read more

PTV Transport Consult: New premises, great projects

PTV Transport Consult is in charge of construction supervision / site management during the conversion of the tunnel control centre in Hamburg.

The Stuttgart branch of PTV Transport Consult has moved to a new office. In an interview with branch manager Dr.-Ing. Hagen Schüller, we talked not only about the new premises, but also about exciting projects that his team is currently working on.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

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

Working internationally at PTV Transport Consult

In Croatia, PTV Transport Consult is working on transport plans for passenger and freight transport.

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Things never get boring at PTV Transport Consult (TC). The independent consulting firm within PTV Group deals with a wide range of topics such as Mobility 4.0, air pollution control, commercial traffic and road safety. Read more

Transport Consult – Celebrating 5 years of success

PTV Transport Consult celebrates its 5th anniversary. (Foto: PTV)

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PTV Group has been providing software and consulting services for the planning and optimization of traffic and transport logistics for around four decades. In 2013, the consulting business was spun off into an independent subsidiary, PTV Transport Consult GmbH (TC).… Read more

Smart and connected: the stop of the future

The intelligent stop of the future (Photo: raumobil GmbH).

Estimated reading time: 4 minutes

What will the stop look like in the multimodal, networked mobility world of tomorrow?  PTV Group and  raumobil GmbH worked on this issue as part of the R&D project “smartStation – the stop as a gateway to multimodal mobility” (RD No.… Read more