All urban transportation articles

  • byd.automotiveIT
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    For China's BYD, monorails are next big growth area

    2016-12-02T10:11:34Z

    Roughly half of BYD's revenue comes from its automobile business (Photo: BYD) (Bloomberg) --Chinese carmaker BYD is in discussions with several countries about exporting its monorail system, as its billionaire founder Wang Chuanfu seeks a new avenue of growth amid rising competition to sell electric vehicles in the world’s ...

  • its europe.automotiveIT
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    ITS Europe, Helsinki

    2014-02-11T14:43:24Z

    The 10th European ITS Congress will take place in Helsinki June 16-19, with sessions set to focus on how new IT applications can improve transportation systems. ITS, short for Intelligent Transportation Systems, brings together municipal and other authorities, transportation companies, IT service providers, Â thought leaders, technologists, researchers and other ...

  • bmw embark.automotiveIT
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    BMW invests in Embark mobility apps maker

    2012-11-14T08:27:56Z

    Embark will help BMW develop multi-modal urban transportation solutions (Photo: Embark) BMW is investing in Embark, a US based maker of new-mobility iPhone and Android apps, as the German premium car maker gears up for the launch of its new i brand vehicles. Embark apps are designed to help ...

  • copenhagen bikes wiki
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    Copenhagen to adopt high-tech traffic management system

    2012-01-31T18:15:40Z

    Bicycles play a big role in Copenhagen’s transportation system (Photo: Wikimedia) The city of Copenhagen is set to implement a high-tech traffic management system it hopes will reduce average CO2 emissions of city traffic. The city has awarded a 10 million euro contract to Dutch technical services provider Imtech to ...