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Slalom supports Kawasaki’s IoT innovation to address the challenge of rail track maintenance in North America

May 20, 2022 - in Rail, Transportation

Global consulting firm Slalom is helping Kawasaki develop an advanced rail track monitoring and maintenance solution on the Microsoft Azure platform to make railways safer   Tokyo, Japan – Slalom and Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. (Kawasaki) have agreed…

View Smart Windows Improve Energy Efficiency and Passenger Experience at Missoula Montana Airport

May 17, 2022 - in Airports, News, Transportation

MISSOULA, Mont. and MILPITAS, Calif. — View, Inc.  (NASDAQ: VIEW), the leader in smart building technologies, continues its expansion in the…

Smart Traffic Management Systems to Save 205 Million Metric Tons of CO2 by 2027; Driven by Congestion Reduction

May 16, 2022 - in News, Transportation

Basingstoke, UK – 16th May 2022: A new study from Juniper Research has predicted that global savings in CO2 emissions from smart traffic management…

AASHTO Issues 40th Annual Public Transportation Report

May 16, 2022 - in News, Transportation

The COVID-19 pandemic inflicted an unprecedented crisis upon the public transportation industry – and a new report by the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials provides a snapshot of the transit issues caused by the pandemic.…

Gerald Desmond Bridge Officially Retired

May 10, 2022 - in Bridges, News, Transportation

With the Gerald Desmond Bridge in the background, Gerald Desmond Jr., Desmond family members Eileen Bryson and Margaret Bomberg, and Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia, from left, mark the official retirement of the Gerald Desmond Bridge at a ceremony…

Fluor Joint Venture Completes Los Angeles International Airport’s Automated People Mover Train Guideway Structure

May 6, 2022 - in Airports, Transportation

Construction of the LAX Automated People Mover guideway over Sepulveda Boulevard by the Fluor team.(Photo: Brandon Tseng with Los Angeles World Airports)   Construction of 2.25-mile elevated concrete structure began in 2019 IRVING, Texas – Fluor…

HDR’s Latest Experts Talk Explains How to Incorporate Sustainability into Bridge Design

May 5, 2022 - in Bridges, News

Collaboration on the St. Croix Crossing bridge led to a design that reduced the number of towers in the St. Croix River, a federally designated Wild and Scenic Riverway. OMAHA, Neb. — As communities look for ways to be more sustainable and an influx of federal…

Skanska builds new highway outside Oslo, Norway, for NOK 2.9 billion, about SEK 3.1 billion

May 4, 2022 - in News, Roads, Transportation

Skanska has signed a contract with the Norwegian Public Roads Administration on the construction of a new highway outside Oslo, Norway. The contract is worth NOK 2.9 billion, about SEK 3.1 billion, which will be included in the Nordic order bookings for the…

Stantec to lead comprehensive Transit Services Study for Beach Cities Transit

May 4, 2022 - in Transit, Transportation

Study to meet current and future needs of growing South Bay area and inform transition to zero-emission bus fleet   Redondo Beach, CA - The City of Redondo Beach has selected Stantec—a global architecture, engineering, and design firm—to lead a comprehensive…

Yunex Traffic Releases the First Connected Vehicle Roadside Unit Proven to Talk to Automakers’ 2023 Models – The RSU2X

May 3, 2022 - in News, Technology, Transportation

  Yunex Traffic today announced the release of its RSU2X, the only CAV roadside unit (RSU) available in the U.S. tested to communicate with automakers’ 2023 model vehicle On Board Units (OBUs). The RSU2X uses either DSRC or C-V2X signals to transmit…