Grouping vehicles – car or trucks driving closely together – into platoons, while maintaining road safety, is called platooning. The vehicles speed up or slow down at the same time, whereas the vehicle at the front of the platoon determines the driving rhythm.… Read more
What will our roads look like should autonomous vehicles one day become a daily mode of transport? Peter Sukennik, PTV Vissim Product Management, talks about the simulation of autonomous vehicles and their impact on traffic and transport.… Read more
Our experts from PTV SISTeMA in Italy has recently been awarded with the Best Paper Award at the IEEE-MT-ITS International Conference in Napoli.
Alessandro Attanasi, Lorenzo Meschnini, Marco Pezzula co-authored the research paper on “A Hybird Method for Real-Time Short-Term Predictions of Traffic Flows in Urban Areas” together with Gaetano Fusco, Guido Gentile, Natalia Isaenko of University of Rome “Sapienza”.… Read more
“We are on the cusp of a revolution in the movement of people and goods world-wide. The age of connectivity is upon us and it is bringing within it transport and mobility innovation and enlightenment on an unprecedented scale.The ‘Internet of Movement’
Autonomous Vehicles and Drones are no longer flights of fantasy, and at PTV Group, we are the company simulating and predicting, their incorporation into the overall transport network/mix.… Read more
Reliability in transport is one of the topics on which one of the committees of the World Road Association (WRA) will be focussing intensively for the next four years.… Read more
Intertraffic Amsterdam 2016, the most authoritative international traffic technology exhibition in the world, is already over. We spent four days in the the most amazing city in the Netherlands, meeting experts in the field of transportation and planning, colleagues and friends from all around the globe.… Read more
This year saw another successful TRB Annual Meeting, with Washington playing host to traffic experts from across the world between the 10th – 14th January.