Starting at the last mile

Successful kick-off at transport logistic (9 – 12 May 2017): Numerous visitors found their way to PTV’s stand 401/502 in hall B to explore the most innovative software solutions for modern cities and advanced logistics. Copyright PTV Group.

As stressed by Alexander Dobrindt in his opening speech at transport logistic in Munich, only those who are willing to digitise can achieve greatly.Read more

Swarm data for traffic planning

A clever combination: Swarm data from Motionlogic and transport models from PTV (image: Motionlogic)

Nearly everybody calls daily with a mobile phone, sends texts or uses the mobile Internet. In an interview, Norbert Weber, data expert at Motionlogic, explains how these activities can be transformed into valuable information for city and traffic planning.Read more

Corporate brochure 2016

PTV’s new corporate brochure is now available for download. Layout: Patricia Braun, Stephan Rinnebach

PTV’s new corporate brochure is now available for download. Layout: Patricia Braun, Stephan Rinnebach

Hot off the press: We are pleased to announce the release of our new corporate brochure! This 26-page, full-colour brochure offers insight into our strategies and presents the latest trends and new developments in logistics and transport planning.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

International exchange

Students got plenty of fascinating insights into the world of transport planning & traffic engineering during their Newcastle Field Trip (here at PTV headquarters in Karlsruhe

Students got plenty of fascinating insights into the world of transport planning & traffic engineering during their Newcastle Field Trip (here at PTV headquarters in Karlsruhe)

Traffic & transport management from plans to practice: In May, 35 students and their supervisors from the University of Newcastle came to Karlsruhe to experience traffic & transport planning in real life during the 6th Newcastle Field Trip.Read more

Big Data in transport modelling

PTV Group releases white paper about new data sources for transport modelling.

PTV Group releases white paper about new data sources for transport modelling.

Currently 2.5 exabytes of electronic data are produced per day. But how do you turn Big Data into intelligence? In a new white paper PTV Group is answering that question and shows how new data sources can be used in transport modelling.Read more

Knock on the door of…Paulo Humanes

Paulo, Director Strategic Business Development and Corporate Marketing at PTV Group, is convinced that we have to think through logistics in transport planning.

Paulo, Director Strategic Business Development and Corporate Marketing at PTV Group, is convinced that we have to think through logistics in transport planning.

Compass: Paulo, in the PTV Group you are largely responsible for business development in our Traffic and Logistics business units. What is a major topic for the future in this area?Read more

Eisen-Pfeiffer: Greater efficieny thanks to PTV Smartour

“Thanks to PTV Smartour we can ensure timely delivery of all types of materials, including returns handling."

“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

Award-winning solutions

 Werner Heid named winners of the 2014 VeRoLog Solver Challenge at the VeRoLog Conference in Oslo


Werner Heid named winners of the 2014 VeRoLog Solver Challenge at the VeRoLog Conference in Oslo

The final results of the VeRoLog Solver Challenge were announced by the jury during the closing ceremony of the Oslo Conference on 25 June. This competition was initiated by PTV Group and the EURO Working Group on Vehicle Routing and Logistics Optimization (VeRoLog).… 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