Florian Krietsch, Senior Project Manager Logistics Research, PTV, who is managing the AEOLIX project on the PTV side.
Visibility in the supply chain due to easy access and the exchange and use of relevant and easily available information related to logistics – these are the essential prerequisites for a pan-European intermodal logistics solution.… Read more
“We save miles and money, the drivers are doing less hours and we’ve got room to grow.” Nigel Hyde, Hogs Back Brewery
“I would recommend Route Optimiser to any business that is wanting to save money and improve their business in a whole.” Nigel Hyde, Trade Manager at Hogs Back Brewery, knows what he is talking about.… Read more
Frank Felten, Vice President Traffic Product Management & Software Development at the PTV Group, on the development of transport management systems.
Frank Felten, Vice President Traffic Product Management & Software Development at the PTV Group, has written a contribution for the Logistics Practical Handbook about the development of transportation management systems (TMS).… Read more
Dr. Jacques Leonardi, Senior Research Fellow – Freight at the University of Westminster, London, talks about urban logistics. Photo: iStock/Franz Wilhelm Franzelin
In order to provide efficient and effective urban freight transport systems that interact with infrastructure and other road users, it is essential to harmonise logistical and economic as well as transport-and city-related interests.… Read more
PTV Smartour has been certified as a “Lean and Green” tool
Delivering efficiently and resource-friendly at the same time – that is no problem for customers of PTV Smartour. The trip planning software has now been certified as a “Lean and Green” tool, assisting the users in reducing their CO2 emissions.… Read more
“Thanks to PTV Smartour we can ensure timely delivery of all types of materials, including returns handling,” says Samir Vehaboic, IT & Controlling, Carl Pfeiffer GmbH & Co. KG
“PTV Smartour allows us to ensure timely delivery of all goods – from the smallest screw to the longest steel girders – and to handle the return of items, if required,” says Samir Vehabovic responsible for IT and Controlling at Carl Pfeiffer GmbH & Co.… Read more
This year’s global summit of transport ministers will take place in Leipzig, 21 – 23 May
The leading global summit of transport ministers organised by the International Transport Forum will take place from 21 – 23 May in Leipzig, Germany. Transport ministers and decision-makers from around the world will meet to discuss current issues associated with ‘Transport for a Changing World’.… Read more
The free app ‘Truck Parking Europe’ is enjoying great popularity, attracting a large and constantly growing community. The platform has attracted 4,500 drivers to date, using the app on their iOS and Android devices to find truck parking spaces in Europe. The community has already posted more than 600 new truck parking options since the launch of the app in December.… Read more