Change in the Division Management at PTV Transport Consult

Werner Balz, Division Manager Traffic Control & Management in the Stuttgart office of PTV Transport Consult, will retire on 1 March 2017.

Werner Balz, Division Manager Traffic Control & Management in the Stuttgart office of PTV Transport Consult, will retire on 1 March 2017.

At the beginning of March, Werner Balz, Division Manager for Traffic Control & Management in the Stuttgart office of PTV Transport Consult GmbH, will retire after 25 years at PTV.Read more

PTV Transport Consult GmbH is one of Germany’s best consulting companies

The PTV Transport Consult GmbH was honoured as one of the best management consulting firms.

The PTV Transport Consult GmbH was
honoured as one of the best management consulting firms.

Excellent! This is how the specialist jury summed up PTV Transport Consult’s expertise in the field of traffic, transport and logistics. The results of the latest industry report “Management Consultants: Consulting 4.0“ were based on the analyses conducted by brand eins journalists and Statista, the world’s leading statistics portal.Read more

Urban transport master plans in Turkey: PTV Transport Consult to share its in-depth expertise

PTV Transport Consult will advise its partners on issues pertaining to the transport master plans for the Turkish cities of Mersin, Gaziantep, Antalya and Izmir. The chart shows one of the scenarios for the development of a rail-bound public transport system for the city of Mersin.

PTV Transport Consult will advise its partners on issues pertaining to the transport master plans for Turkish cities. The chart shows one of the scenarios for the development of a rail-bound public transport system for the city of Mersin.

Our Turkish partner Bogazici Proje is a market leader in the implementation of urban transport master plans throughout Turkey.Read more

Tunnel safety: Fast reaction

PTV Transport Consult GmbH played a significant role in developing a real-time safety management system (ESIMAS) designed to support tunnel operators.

PTV Transport Consult GmbH played a significant role in developing a real-time safety management system (ESIMAS) designed to support tunnel operators.

Improving road tunnel safety is extremely challenging due to the fact that even minor changes may have a major impact. Tunnel control centres have to ensure smooth and safe tunnel operations and they are in charge of tunnel monitoring.Read more

Staff news: Thomas Ferrero is the new manager of PTV Transport Consult GmbH

Thomas Ferrero (53), the new managing director at PTV Transport Consult GmbH

Thomas Ferrero (53), the new managing director at PTV Transport Consult GmbH

In January 2015, PTV Transport Consult GmbH further strengthened its management team with Thomas Ferrero.

He will support his management colleagues, Michel Zweers and Dr Gerd Bahm, who will leave the management board during the course of the year.… Read more

New transport master planning standards in Romania

A new strategic mobility project is being launched for the whole of Romania. Sustainable transport master plans for eight cities. PTV Group is leading the project and providing software and consulting support. (licence-free image: weltkarten-landkarten.com)

A new strategic mobility project is being launched in Romania. Sustainable transport master plans for eight cities. PTV Group is leading the project and providing software and consulting support.
(licence-free image: weltkarten-landkarten.com)

In July 2014, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Great Britain, placed a large order for the development of sustainable mobility master plans in Romania.Read more

Expo 2015

Expo 2015 "Feeding the Planet, Energy for life"

Expo 2015 “Feeding the Planet, Energy for life”

“Feeding the Planet, Energy for life” is the theme of Expo 2015 in Milan, offering answers to the major future challenges of human nutrition and energy production. This world exhibition introduces a clear paradigm shift by dispensing with prestigious monumental buildings, and by presenting itself rather as a “sustainable AgroFood Park”.Read more

Mobility on the move

Prof. Christoph Hupfer wants to take on 100 students per semester for the Management of Traffic Systems degree programme in a few years. Up until now, only 30 places have been allocated per year

“From PTV’s point of view, we directly support the programme by taking on teaching assignments and making our software available. The Vision Traffic Software Suite with the PTV Visum and PTV Vissim products are in use”, according to Dr. Rainer Schwarzmann, responsible for the concept at the PTV Group and Head of Department for Business Development at PTV Transport Consult GmbH.

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Bundled transport planning expertise

Business man in thought

The company has now sharpened its consulting services profile by splitting off the Transport Consulting division and founding a wholly owned limited liability company (GmbH).

Providing comprehensive consulting services to urban planners has been part of PTV Group’s business portfolio for more than 30 years. The company has now sharpened its consulting services profile by splitting off the Transport Consulting division and founding a wholly owned limited liability company (GmbH). Read more