U-THREAT: New research project designed to increase security of underground systems

Minor incidents may have major effects on underground transport – the new research project U-THREAT aims to increase security.

Tube trains are fast and reliable, and best of all – they do not get stuck in traffic jams. No wonder they are a popular way to travel in cities around the world.… Read more

Outsmarting congestion and emissions

Miller Crockart, Vice President Global Sales & Marketing for Traffic Software

Miller Crockart, Vice President Global Sales & Marketing for Traffic Software

“Meeting the demand is key, but meeting it with a minimum number of vehicles to make the best use of an existing infrastructure, is king”, explains our Vice President Global Sales & Marketing for Traffic Software, Miller Crockart, in the latest edition of ITS International.Read more

Black Friday & Cyber Monday: A challenge for logistics?

Not only on Black Friday and Cyber Monday  – the increasing demand for e-commerce challenges logistics and cities (photo: iStock).

They count among the most profitable shopping event days of the world: On Black Friday (this year on 24.11.) and Cyber Monday (27.11.) numerous online businesses strive to attract customers by offering special deals and incredible discounts.Read more

The right partnership to build solutions for a sustainable future

Miller Crockart, PTV Vice President Global Sales & Marketing, talks about MaaS and more in the interview with Traffic Technologie International.

“Integrating Mobility as a Service (MaaS) intelligently with public transport and active mobility modes will be the crucial factor in market success.” In the interview with Traffic Technology International, our Vice President  Sales & Marketing Traffic Miller Crockart explains how the combination of MaaS, real-time traffic prediction, vehicle autonomy and public transport will pave the way for a more intelligent movement of people and goods.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

Impulses for more road safety – a case example from Bolivia

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Everyone knows that road safety measures can save human lives. Unfortunately, awareness of this topic still comes up too short in many countries. PTV employee Sofia Salek de Braun agitated for this topic in her homeland of Bolivia and organised a Road Safety Workshop jointly with colleague Paulo Humanes.Read more

PTV Group and TLN extend cooperation

Peter Sierat, CEO TLN and Dyon of Gaans, Director PTV Group signing cooperation contract. Foto: Lex van Lieshout Fotografie

Peter Sierat, CEO TLN and Dyon of Gaans, Director PTV Group signing cooperation contract. Foto: Lex van Lieshout Fotografie

TLN and the PTV Group have been working together since 1995 on the development of software products for uniform road distances. The most famous product of this collaboration is the TLNplanner.Read more