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The pollution level sensors can help to better inform the mayoral decisions about the types of connected transportation technology the community needs. The ability to use the data to change how things operate throughout the community can then be shared with the state to help determine health risks from ...
Pennsylvania will soon have a home base for first responders, transportation organizations and researchers to work together at the intersection of safety and technology. The Pennsylvania Safety, Transportation and Research Track, or PennSTART, will be a state-of-the-art training facility to make ...

A few days ago, Cainiao Network Technology Co Ltd, the logistics affiliate of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, demonstrated its drone transportation technology, by transporting tea leaves from Shifeng Mountain, next to Hangzhou's West Lake, to the tea processing center in less than two minutes. Previously ...
Roughly 15 miles northeast of Las Vegas, the Elon Musk-brainchild Hyperloop One has been testing new transportation technology that would shoot a pod of passengers through a low-friction tube, potentially allowing travelers to get from Las Vegas to Los Angeles – a 270-mile journey by car – in roughly ...
Minnesota Gov. Dayton orders autonomous vehicle testing, creates advisory board. March 08, 2018. An executive order puts the state in a growing group of those planning for new advances in transportation technology. Washington, D.C. ...
The fixed route bus, that “dinosaur” of transportation technology, is also the most efficient urban-transit prospect of the future, transit guru Jarrett Walker said in Chicago Tuesday. Walker appealed to 600 attendees at the National Shared Mobility Summit to shake the notion, encouraged by the hype around ...

Deborah Lockridge, Heavy Duty Trucking magazine editor in chief, (left) presents a Heavy Duty Trucking magazine's 2018 Top 20 Products award to Jon Morrison, president of the Americas at WABCO. They are in front of the WABCO OptiFlow AutoTail, for which the award honors, at the American Trucking ...
Jordan Egertson, the vice president of operations at Sheer, explains, "Third-party logistics providers are experts at what they do, and they have access to the latest and most effective transportation technology. They are trained to identify problems with your transportation footprint and provide effective ...
Fraser points out that in South Africa, H2 transportation technology would be very useful in applications such as servicing the taxi industry and in large opencast mines, where a number of haul trucks operate in a limited radius. A single Nel filling station could, for example, serve the fuel needs of an entire ...
“We are at the beginning of an exciting transportation technology revolution,” Arlington Major Jeff Williams said. “And Arlington's Via Rideshare Pilot Program is the latest example of our City's willingness to explore innovative transportation technology solutions for our residents, employees, students and ...
“We are at the beginning of an exciting transportation technology revolution,” Mayor Jeff Williams said at a press conference in December. “And Arlington's Via Rideshare Pilot Program is the latest example of our City's willingness to explore innovative transportation technology solutions for our residents, ...
Logistics behemoth Amazon.com Inc. (Nasdaq: AMZN) is quietly building out a supply chain transportation technology operation in the heart of Atlanta. Last year, Amazon opened an Amazon Transportation Services (ATS) office in Atlanta, which is also on shortlist for the tech juggernaut's proposed $5 ...
Children will also explore their own Optibot, a small self-driving bot that senses change in light as children go on an exploration adventure fueled by aerial, aquatic and land transportation technology. In addition to building two custom robots and their own mini-mansion to take home, young inventors will ...
Future advancements in the trucking industry will be at the forefront of the Technology & Maintenance Council's 2018 Annual Meeting and Transportation Technology Exhibition set for early next month. Fran Matso Lysiak | Equipment Editor. February 9, 2018. Business, Technology, Equipment, Safety ...
Minnesota joins 21 other states that have passed legislation and six others that have issued executive orders related to the governance of the emerging transportation technology. Dayton and members of his Cabinet have noted in recent weeks the potential economic and life-saving effects of autonomous ...
Some readers and journalists voiced skepticism about the as-yet unproven high-speed transportation technology after California-based Hyperloop Transportation Technologies and the Northeast Ohio Areawide Coordinating Agency launched a $1.2 million study last Monday to examine the feasibility of a ...
... on the website." In addition, 60 adult volunteers assisted on Saturday. Badge work took place on the Gateway campus, the SC Johnson Integrated Manufacturing and Engineering Technology Center in Sturtevant, the Horizon Center for Transportation Technology in Kenosha, and the Somers fire station.

With so much data to track and manage, it's vital that student transportation technology act as a support system, providing ways to easily store, access, and use information related to each student. Not only that, but effective solutions must manage special needs transportation and general education routing ...
Mark Dayton is creating a state council to address the expected development of self-driving cars and other transportation technology. He issued an executive order establishing a 22-member advisory council. Minnesota's Transportation Department and its peers across the country are already exploring how ...
“We as regulators have to realize that the AVs are coming,” said Steven Bradbury, general counsel at DOT. “I don't share some the skepticism in terms of the timing, I think it's coming really fast... this is the next transformational wave in transportation technology, and it's going to be upon us in the very near ...
Instead, transportation technology often gets deployed in ways that have “these wide systemic effects where we don't totally realize them going in,” Erlich said. “And so if we look at what happened with cars they completely reshaped our cities. We had suburban sprawl, we had certain neighborhoods being ...
In 2014, Director of Operations R.T. McCarthy demonstrates Metrolink's implementation of Positive Train Control (PTC) at the Metrolink Locomotive and Cab Car Simulators training facility in Los Angeles' Union Station. The railroad industry is downplaying expectations that a safety technology that could ...
The report also found that transportation technology companies, which include the likes of ride-hailing apps as well as new delivery services and car leasing firms among others, pay on average $10,000 a year more than other tech industries. The transportation technology sector has an average salary of ...
Future advancements in the trucking industry will be at the forefront of the Technology & Maintenance Council's 2018 Annual Meeting and Transportation Technology Exhibition set for early next month. This year's meeting, scheduled for March 5-8, will be held at the Georgia World Congress Center in ...
Because construction of the proposed Maryland maglev train will be privately funded, the project will sidestep an obstacle that has prevented foreign transportation technology and equipment from being used in the U.S. — the country's Buy America laws. Those regulations bar companies from importing ...
“That's really one of the primary roles of Steve Marshall; his position is called the Transportation Technology Partnership manager because his role is to go out and develop these partnerships with companies that are working in the technology space and telling them what we have to offer them.” One such ...
Flying taxis would need to land close to passengers to differentiate itself, Bryan Mulligan, chair of the transportation technology committee of the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA), said. "It is just a competitor to a helicopter." Landing areas would need to be close to common places ...
Uber, $48 billion transportation-technology giant that it is, has a new product for you to try out. No, it's not a flying car. It's a bicycle. Next week, the Uber app will give users in San Francisco the option of reserving a pedal-assist electric bicycle from Jump Bikes, a dockless bike share startup. Jump brings two ...
The Technology & Maintenance Council's (TMC) 2018 Annual Meeting & Transportation Technology Exhibition is set for March 5-8 inside Atlanta's Georgia World Congress Center. The annual event features top trucking fleet professionals, vehicle manufacturers and component suppliers. Organizers ...
Before new transportation technology can create a "societal revolution," people must first feel comfortable taking their hands off the wheel, experts say. Michelai A. Graham. By Michelai A. Graham. January 26, 2018 5:39 PM. Bio. Michelai A. Graham Editorial Intern ... View Profile. (Getty Images). Human error causes most of ...
Smart transportation technology is also creating driverless vehicles. Today's artificial intelligence (AI) software sensors in vehicles will stop a car before it hits a person or another vehicle. AI sensors can even parallel park your car. However, AI is creating an unanticipated dilemma for truck drivers. They are ...
The Advanced Clean Transportation Expo comes to Long Beach, CA, April 30-May 3 to show the latest transportation technologies, drive trains, clean fuels and more. Jan 22, 2018. Early bird registration is open for the largest advanced transportation technology and clean fleet event, the ACT Expo. The Advanced Clean ...
Stakeholders that are currently testing, or are interested in exploring the potential of, autonomous transportation technology should consider providing public comments to assist DOT to identify regulatory barriers. These four public comment requests will inform the scope of changes needed to the current ...
That somewhere special is the only publicly-accessible living laboratory for cutting-edge transportation technology. Visitors can pull off at Exit 1 traveling North coming into Georgia at the Georgia Visitors Information Center. There they can drive over the world's first drivable solar road and have their tire ...
... Innovator in 2012 for launching an online rewards program that improved driver engagement and retention. Since March 2017, the pace of technology development has accelerated after Load One contracted with App Nouveau Canada as its exclusive transportation technology consultant and developer.
World wide acceptance of cloud based technologies and solutions are advancing the smart transportation technology. Automotive industry is adopting cloud technology for navigation, infotainment, social connection etc. Moreover, storage of data is enhancing the qualitative analysis of current transportation infrastructure ...
For his part, Blow remains convinced that the biggest pay off with maglev lies in “connecting cities”, but doubts the technology will become widespread any time soon. “It is doubtful as things stand that it will ever enter the mainstream of transportation technology,” he says, adding that maglev will have “to ...
With plug-ins, electricity rather than oil will be the primary energy source for transportation; technology and utility companies will gain the most and oil-related firms will lose the most. Leadership in hybrids will be the key to success in the auto industry". This research shows, "the world is on the cusp of major ...
LAS VEGAS — Up and down all eight lanes of Las Vegas Boulevard last week, the bright lights of this town turned to automotive innovation as the hottest ticket on The Strip. There were auto companies espousing civic duties and envisioning smarter cities. There were fuel cell concepts with more range and ...
“New Yorkers and Bristolians know services and support for the poorer and the vulnerable is important and must be sustainable, but transport and infrastructure builds a successful city,” he said. “For all the changes in transportation technology and the rise of the car, bike lanes, our growing use of taxi apps ...
Clean economy business leaders must ensure that adequate storage and transmission for distributed, renewable energy and grid resilience are funded in this bill. On the transportation side, in addition to highway repairs, we must seize this chance to promote efficient transportation technology, including ...
And 23 more allow “reasonable following distance” for commercial trucks, which could permit a Peloton–style system, said Richard Bishop, president of Bishop Consulting, an adviser to companies and government agencies on transportation technology. “I see fleets lining up. They want it. This is the year ...
Overland Park, KS, January 3, 2018 – Multi Service Technology Solutions (MSTS) has been accepted as a member of BiTA, the Blockchain in Transport Alliance, to aid in the creation of benchmark standards and begin to extract the full potential of the technology in the transportation industry. BiTA is the ...
Yes, the China Aerospace Science and Industrial Corporation (CASIC) has begun development of a Supersonic transportation technology, which would shatter Musk's initially proposed 745 mph design should it come to fruition. Advantage China. CASIC has enormous resources, netting nearly $1.5 billion ...
If you take the Kensington Expressway: Traffic is moving slowly, if at all, along some sections of the Kensington Expressway outbound, according to an online traffic map provided by the Niagara International Transportation Technology Coalition. Traffic is stalled on the Scajaquada Expressway. Sections of ...
Designed by UWC's All-Union Research & Development Centre for Transportation Technology, the wagons have a 25 tonne axle load and offer a capacity of 74 tonnes or 122 m3. This allows a greater payload to be carried compared to older designs while remaining within the 14·6 m length limit.
After eight years with the Union Pacific Railroad, Brett Mooring moved on down the line to the Transportation Technology Center. With his son, Mason, 19, set to hire on with the Colorado & Wyoming Railway Co. As for Mooring's son-in-law David Henderson, it was his daughter who encouraged her ...
A multi-car accident involving up to 75 vehicles on the eastbound I-90 added to the driving woes Tuesday afternoon, closing the Thruway between exits 50 and 49, New York State Troopers and the Niagara International Transportation Technology Coalition confirm. The incident itself stretched for nearly a ...
Eastbound Thruway traffic is backed up past the William Street exit, according to the Niagara International Transportation Technology Coalition (NITTEC). The Buffalo Police Department shut down the Skyway in both directions earlier Tuesday due to poor visibility. Skyway closure in downtown Buffalo, file ...
The research cites significant ongoing investment in transportation technology by OEMs (Original Equipment Manufacturers), suppliers, mobility service providers, and tech companies as moving up deployment timelines. Also, dedicated mobility service brands within many automakers contribute to higher ...


 

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