United Technologies unit Otis Electric Elevator is set to provide more than 230 elevators and escalators for Wuhan Metro Lines 11 and 21 in Hubei, China.
This paper studies strategic level train planning for high performance passenger and freight train operations on shared-use corridors in the US. We develop a hypergraph-based, two-level approach to sequentially minimize passenger and freight costs while scheduling train services. Passenger schedule delay and freight lost demand are explicitly
(Center Identification Number: 79060-19) Principal Investigator Kristine Williams, Program Director Planning and Corridor Management Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) University of South Florida 4202 E. Fowler Avenue, CUT 100 Tampa, Florida 33620-5375 813-974-9907 This project was led by San Jose State University (SJSU), with research
Microsimulation based frameworks have become very popular in many research areas including travel demand modeling where activity-based models have been in the center of attention for the past decade. Advanced activity-based models synthesize the entire population of the study region and simulate their activities in a way
Accessibility refers to the ease with which one can reach opportunities. It combines measures of mobility and land use and allows us to see what people can get to rather than how far or with what speed they can travel. Though accessibility and mobility are related ideas,
The Florida Statewide Transportation Demand Management (TDM) Clearinghouse provides technical assistance in support of Florida’s commuter assistance program to achieve Florida’s 2060 vision and goals as identified in the Florida Department of Transportation’s (FDOT) 2060 Florida Transportation Plan. The overall objective of the Clearinghouse is to improve
Community groups from across the city slammed Gov. Andrew Cuomo for his plan to sell the redevelopment of Penn Station to private companies.
Orangeville Transit has introduced a mobility card for passengers with special needs. The card will be able to be used on one of Town's new 30-foot low-floor Vicinity buses.
Metra directors approved about $2.7 million in state and federal lobbyist contracts with six firms over a five-year period Wednesday.
Cubic Transportation Systems has announced that Dirk Van de Meerssche, sales and marketing director of the Asia Pacific region at CTS, will provide an overview of the National Connected Multimodal Transport (NCMT) Test Bed.
In a developing world how can agencies work to provide better cybersecurity to protect themselves against attacks? There are a number of different factors that should be considered to have increased efficiency.
A girl from Hodge Hill has inspired the Safer Travel Partnership to re-design their See Something, Say Something cards to be more accessible to vulnerable users.
Amtrak has announced it is raising awareness about safety in an effort to reduce injuries and fatalities resulting from unsafe behavior by motorists and pedestrians on railroad crossings and tracks as the summer season gets underway...
The River-to-Sea Transportation Planning Organization is studying what it would take to make a success of a bus service that's been in the works since 2006.
Metra's board of directors on Wednesday renewed contracts with six politically connected lobbying firms for new, five-year periods for almost $2.7 million.
Illinois faces a massive loss of federal dollars used for transportation projects if Gov. Bruce Rauner does not sign a budget by July 1, Sens. Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth warned on Wednesday.
Regional planners are looking at ways to make bus service more convenient and readily available.
Dakota County commissioners on Tuesday voted to pull out of the five-county Counties Transit Improvement Board formed in 2008 to fund and advance mass transit in the metro area.