How can critical tunnels be identified? And how does road transport affect our bridges? The EU project “Security of Road Transport Networks” (SeRoN) which focused on safety of tunnels and bridges was completed in October 2012.… Read more
This year’s Transportation Research Board (TRB) Annual Meeting will be held in Washington, D.C. The information-packed program will attract more than 11,000 transportation professionals from around the world to Washington, D.C., January 13-17, 2013. The TRB Annual Meeting program covers all transportation modes, with more than 4,000 presentations in nearly 750 sessions and workshops addressing topics of interest to all attendees – policy makers, administrators, practitioners, researchers, and representatives of government, industry, and academic institutions. … Read more
Traffic signal systems, commonly called traffic lights, influence what happens on the roads: They control traffic, improve road safety and increase the quality of traffic flow.
Assembly line production made it possible to manufacture cars which were affordable to the general public.… Read more
Dynamic life in cities, gridlock on the roads. Due to the ever-increasing amount of traffic, this scenario is part of our daily life, in particular during peak hours.… Read more
An interview with Professor Dr. Hakan Güler, University of Sakarya, Turkey
PTV’s Summer School has taken place every year since 2009. As part of this programme, students from Turkey stay in Germany for a week to gain experience in using the transport planning software PTV Visum and PTV Vissim.… Read more