Public transport is on the move to bring accessibility back to the public. Last week, the three-day tradeshow IT-TRANS 2018 welcomed 6,000 visitors at Messe Karlsruhe. As one of 260 exhibitors, we look back on a very successful and action-packed week.… Read more
PTV Epics is specifically designed to reduce traffic planning effort.
The cars had begun stacking up at the intersection, and there is no turning back. Traffic congestion is a big problem for everyone, especially within the city. But what can be done? Maybe take a second off at the red-light timer?… Read more
We usually associate cableways with transporting people in areas with rough terrain, for overcoming large height differences or as a tourist attraction. However, for a few years now they have increasingly been used as a means of urban transport. And exactly like classic means of transport such as buses, cars and trams, they and their passengers can be modelled with the microsimulation software PTV Vissim and the microscopic pedestrian simulation tool PTV Viswalk.… Read more
In conjunction with this year’s theme ‘Lead the TRANSITion’, PTV Group is leading and paving the way towards better and smarter cities by rethinking the public transport service. Successful implementation of MaaS concept will increase and bring about social benefits such as urban decongestion due to fewer personal vehicles as well as providing faster, more convenient alternative for urban commuting using public transportation.… Read more
PTV Group is presenting its MaaS solutions for cities and public transport operators at UITP Summit. (Picture: istock, Uygar Ozel)
Conventionally-powered vehicles still dominate our roads. However, autonomous modes of transport, which can also be shared by passengers, are on the rise. But what does this mean for our cities and how can new mobility services complement public transport services?… Read more