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Jacksonville Gets to Work on New Bus Rapid Transit System

November 18, 2014 - in Construction, Projects, Transit, Transportation

In Jacksonville, Florida –one of our cities hardest hit by the recession– the jobs are beginning to come back, and so are the people to fill them. From 2012 to 2013, the metro area’s population grew at a rate that was nearly twice the national average.…

For Returning Military Vets, Transportation Is Key to Reintegration as Civilians

November 18, 2014 - in Analysis, Corporate, Transit, Transportation

San Jose, Calif., Nov. 17, 2014—Returning military veterans and support agencies must consider transportation access to essential services, lest returning…

The TEV Project Unveils New Road Construction Animation

November 12, 2014 - in Projects, Roads, Transit, Transportation

The TEV Project, an open-source transport infrastructure solution designed to meet the global transportation needs of the 21st century, has unveiled a…

New Fulton Center Transit Stop Opens in New York City

November 10, 2014 - in Construction, Projects, Transit, Transportation

The Fulton Center is now open to the public and it’s already a major hit! Located at the crossroads of Lower Manhattan on Broadway between John and Fulton Streets, this fully digital transit and retail hub will serve as New York City’s next great public…

HydroPhi’s HydroPlant Installed on Buses in Wroclaw, Poland

October 28, 2014 - in Corporate, Energy, Transit, Transportation

ATLANTA, Ga. and WROCLAW, Poland, Oct. 27, 2014—HydroPhi Technologies Europe S.A. ("HTE"), exclusive European licensee and distributor for HydroPhi Technologies Group, Inc. (OTCQB: HPTG), a developer of water-based, clean energy technology that delivers…

U.S. Department of Transportation Celebrates Opening of New Transit Center, Improving Transit Options in Rochester

October 21, 2014 - in Construction, Projects, Transit, Transportation

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Oct. 21, 2014 – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today celebrated the opening of the RTS Transit Center, a new transit hub in the heart of Rochester, NY that will greatly improve transit service…

Top Public Transportation Organizations and Leaders Honored By the American Public Transportation Association

October 16, 2014 - in Announcement, Corporate, Transit, Transportation

The American Public Transportation Association (APTA) announced the individual and organizational winners of the 2014 APTA Awards today in Houston, TX during the APTA 2014 Annual Meeting/EXPO. These prestigious annual awards are given to those individuals…

Siemens Extends First Driverless Metro Line in Paris

October 13, 2014 - in Corporate, Transit, Transportation

Siemens has received an order from the Paris transit authority RATP (Régie Autonome des Transports Parisiens) to supply the train control equipment and operational control system for the extension of the driverless metro line 14 in Paris. Siemens equipped…

University of Minnesota Ranks Accessibility to Jobs by Transit in Top U.S. Cities

October 12, 2014 - in Analysis, Transit, Transportation

MINNEAPOLIS / ST. PAUL, Oct. 7, 2014— New research from the Accessibility Observatory at the University of Minnesota ranks 46 of the 50 largest (by population) metropolitan areas in the United States for accessibility to jobs by transit. The new rankings,…

State-of-the-Art Train Unveiled for Thameslink Route

September 23, 2014 - in Corporate, Transit, Transportation

The British Secretary of State for Transport, Patrick McLoughlin, and Jochen Eickholt, CEO Siemens Rail Systems, alongside Cross London Trains and Govia Thameslink Railway Limited, today presented for the first time three completely assembled cars for the…