Researchers from the Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART), MIT’s research enterprise in Singapore, highlight some of the key findings from their recent study into the relationship between ride-hailing and public transit.
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The two agencies have committed to increasing bus speeds and improving passenger experience with the help of automated camera enforcement of bus lanes.
A report from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has suggested that now is the time to deploy new and greener technologies to ensure public transport becomes central to the "new normal".
The app features - which include real-time train times, alternative routes and accessibility options - will be developed further based on customer feedback.
The "Superblocks" approach aims to help achieve Barcelona's climate targets by organising the city with priority given to pedestrians, bicycles and public transport.
On top of 'Operation Respect,' New York's MTA is now piloting mask dispensers on buses as a way to protect those using public transit.
The technology will be installed onto buses as part of phase two of the NSW Government’s Transport Connected Bus programme.
Marie-Ange Debon will begin as Keolis Group Executive Chairwoman on 24 August 2020.
Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority (PSTA) will use the funding to develop a Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) corridor in St. Petersburg, Florida.
Larger trams to increase capacity have been introduced onto the Luas Finglas network in Dublin and a public consultation has been launched to gather views on new proposed routes.
Campaign group Greener Journeys has called on Government to be more positive in its messaging and encourage the responsible use of public transport as a way to prompt wider social, economic and environmental benefits.
The paper by the National Engineering Policy Centre outlined the complexities for public transport operators to find technological solutions to COVID-19 control with little evidence of their effectiveness.
The move is said to be part of RTA’s continued efforts to enhance the implementation of precautionary measures taken to curb the spread of COVID-19.