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City of Columbus completes HNTB-supported Smart Columbus program

June 7, 2021 - in News, Transportation

HNTB performed multiple services over five-year program including project management, systems engineering and performance measurement COLUMBUS, Ohio – The City of Columbus recently completed its five-year Smart Columbus program which aimed to demonstrate…

Trimble Expands its Geospatial Automated Monitoring Portfolio with Worldsensing Geotechnical IoT Solutions

June 4, 2021 - in Uncategorized

New Products Enable Trimble’s Global Distribution Channel to Provide a Complete,Turn-Key Automated Monitoring System for Infrastructure and Construction…

Neste and Vitol Aviation enable Heathrow to become first UK major airport to incorporate Sustainable Aviation Fuel into operation

June 4, 2021 - in Airports, News, Transportation

For the first time, passengers from Heathrow will be able to reduce their flying emissions by up to 80%1. Vitol Aviation, a fuel supplier at Heathrow,…

North Atlantic Rail proposal wins backing from 24 Members of Congress from CT, MA, ME, NH, NY, RI, and VT

June 3, 2021 - in News, Rail, Transportation

Neal, Maloney, McGovern, Clark among broad coalition backing transformational regional rail network WASHINGTON—Twenty-four members of Congress, including the chairs of the powerful Ways and Means, Oversight, and Rules Committees, are urging the Committee…

U.S. Department of Transportation Announces Major Milestone for the Hudson Tunnel Project

June 1, 2021 - in News, Transit, Transportation

Action Allows Project of National Significance to Advance   The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) and Federal Transit Administration (FTA) today jointly issued the Final Environment Impact Statement (Final EIS)…

Acrow Engineers a Unique Solution for Safe, Permanent Recreational Bridge in New Brunswick, Canada

May 28, 2021 - in Bridges, News

Permanent Acrow Bridge in New Brunswick, Canada     Modular bridge improves popular snowmobile route spanning the Odell River (Toronto, Ontario)  – Acrow, a leading international bridge engineering and supply company, recently designed and…

Video: All About the Future of Transport

May 27, 2021 - in Transportation, Video

The latest projections for future transport activity and CO2 emissions … and ways to reshape transport in the wake of Covid-19 featured in the 2021 edition of our flagship publication, the ITF Transport Outlook, launching at the #ITF21 Summit on Monday,…

Sony cooperates in smart city trial project in Rome using intelligent vision sensors to reduce traffic, optimise public transportation and support pedestrian safety

May 27, 2021 - in News, Technology, Transportation

-         Three trials to start in June to reduce gridlock and pollution from parking; to cut pedestrian accidents; and to minimise crowding on city’s buses -         Sony’s…

CN and Kansas City Southern Take Next Step on Path to Combine by Filing Jointly for Voting Trust Approval

May 27, 2021 - in News, Rail

With commitment to divest the small overlapping portion of lines with KCS, CN-KCS combination is now a fully end-to-end merger Filing details why combination is pro-competitive and addresses each element of voting trust approval MONTREAL and KANSAS CITY, Mo.-…

U.S. Vehicle Travel Returns to Near Pre-Pandemic Levels; New Report Examines COVID-19 Transportation Impacts

May 27, 2021 - in News, Roads, Transportation

Full report, appendix and video interview with report author available at this link.   AS U.S. VEHICLE TRAVEL REBOUNDS TO NEAR PRE-PANDEMIC LEVELS, 15 STATES HAVE EXCEED PRE-COVID LEVELS; NEW REPORT EXAMINES COVID-19 IMPACT AND CURRENT TRENDS IN VEHICLE…