Tuesday, 13 December 2016

Number one concerns of motorists

Motorists are critical of the condition of the roads near where they live, they are concerned about the irresponsible behaviour of other motorists who use handheld mobile phones, and they report a sharp rise in concern about congestion and journey times.

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Thursday, 8 December 2016

In-town parking, what works? (2)

Identifying Success Factors - A thorough assessment of the case studies in this report reveals a number of key success factors for in-town parking.

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Tuesday, 6 December 2016

In-town parking, what works? (1)

Parking in town centres is a high profile, complex and emotive issue. Increasing fees, restrictive enforcement regimes and a lack of provision have caused anger which parking managers, local authorities and planners are working to mitigate. However, long-term solutions that satisfy everyone can be difficult to find for a number of reasons.

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Thursday, 1 December 2016

Air purification in car parks

The placing of air purification systems inside car parks generally decreases particulate matter concentrations outside.

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Tuesday, 29 November 2016

Self-driving cars unmarked to prevent bullying

Volvo fears that other road users could drive erratically in order to take advantage.

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Tuesday, 22 November 2016

Self-driving cars make driving more difficult

The motorist's role changes from ‘in control’ to ‘supervisor’ yet they still have final responsibility in traffic. And we know that people aren't very good at this.

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Thursday, 17 November 2016

Self-driving vehicles (SDVs) - Impact analysis Amsterdam

From the BCG impact analysis you may conclude that SDVs will have a major impact on the city of Amsterdam, but not in the short term. What's more, not all impacts will be favourable.

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Tuesday, 15 November 2016

Self-driving vehicles (SDVs) - Four impact scenarios

How big will the revolution be? The BCG and the Forum analysis makes it clear that the potential benefits for society are huge if SDVs are combined with ride sharing and electrification.

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