Using existing assets to help improve air quality

Using existing assets to help improve air quality

Tim Daniels

Councils wanting to reduce pollution from toxic gases such as nitrogen dioxide from traffic on our roads must consider how compliance can be cost-effectively achieved for Clean Air Zones (CAZ) and Low Emission Zones (LEZ). There are several practical steps that can be taken by extracting greater... continue

22 Jun 2018Local Transport Today News
Must try harder: Hampshire at fault for 20mph ‘failure’

Must try harder: Hampshire at fault for 20mph ‘failure’

Rod King MBE Founder and campaign director 20’s Plenty for Us Lymm Cheshire WA13

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22 Jun 2018Local Transport Today Comment
Rapid charger hub launched for Dundee's electric taxis

Rapid charger hub launched for Dundee's electric taxis

Dundee City Council has installed a set of rapid charging units to promote electric taxi use. The council appointed eVolt to supply four Raption 50kW Rapid Chargers and three 22kW eVolve chargers at the new electric... continue

20 Jun 2018Parking Review News
Glasgow secures £940k EU funding for solar car park

Glasgow secures £940k EU funding for solar car park

Glasgow City Council has secured £940,000 from the European Commission to realise its plan to transform a city car park into a solar power centre. The award from the EU Horizon 2020 fund will go... continue

20 Jun 2018Parking Review News
Passport hires Karpovich to lead mergers and acquisitions

Passport hires Karpovich to lead mergers and acquisitions

Igor Karpovich has joined Passport, a US-based mobile payments provider working in the parking and transportation industry. Karpovich has been named chief corporate development officer. Karpovich most recently served as the... continue

20 Jun 2018Parking Review News
AppyParking appoints mapping and mobility experts

AppyParking appoints mapping and mobility experts

AppyParking, the kerbside management platform, has added Ben Boutcher-West and Minesh Naran to its team. Ben Boutcher-West is AppyParking’s new head of mobility, a role that will see him... continue

20 Jun 2018Parking Review News

York's parking income rises to £7.6m

Patrick McDonnell

Parking charge revenue in York has rose to £7.6m in the last financial year, it has been revealed.  After costs had been subtracted York Council was in profit with a surplus of £4.8m, according to the council’s draft parking report for 2017/18.   Income came from parking... continue

20 Jun 2018Parking Review News

Sheffield parking machine thefts cause damage costing £60k

Patrick McDonnell

Attacks on parking machines have cost Sheffield City Council around £60,000 to make good, a new financial report has revealed.  Although the amount of cash stolen in attacks during May 2017 was relatively small, the cost of replacing the damaged machines was significant, according to a... continue

20 Jun 2018Parking Review News

Middlesbrough tailors parking fees to needs of commuters and shoppers

Patrick McDonnell

Shoppers in Middlesbrough will continue to receive two hours free car parking after independent review recommendations were approved by the council. The changes now due to be implemented will see a refocusing of Middlesbrough Council car parks to promote the Captain Cook for shoppers and the... continue

20 Jun 2018Parking Review News

Bath parking price changes aim to reduce congestion

Patrick McDonnell

Bath and North East Somerset Council is consulting on proposals to increase the cost of long-stay parking charges in its car parks and to limit the length of stay in kerbside bays.  The proposed changes form part of plans aimed at improving air quality and reducing congestion. The council... continue

20 Jun 2018Parking Review News
Carmakers' use of the word ‘autonomous’ is dangerous, warns Thatcham Research

Carmakers' use of the word ‘autonomous’ is dangerous, warns Thatcham Research

Mark Moran

Use of the word “autonomous” in carmaker marketing and... continue

20 Jun 2018Parking Review News
Nortech launches FeeMaster Smart parking system

Nortech launches FeeMaster Smart parking system

Access control system supplier Nortech has designed a parking control system that combines both automatic barriers and parking ticket control to manage the use of private and public car... continue

19 Jun 2018Parking Review Products & Services
11 Jun 2018Parking Review Products & Services
No safety benefits from signed 20mph limits, says Hampshire

No safety benefits from signed 20mph limits, says Hampshire

Andrew Forster

Signed-only 20mph speed limits have had no beneficial... continue

8 Jun 2018Local Transport Today News
Why is the European parking sector attracting investors?

Why is the European parking sector attracting investors?

Stefania Belisario

There was a flurry of mergers and acquisitions... continue

6 Jun 2018Parking Review Features
Holland's one-stop parking payment shop

Holland's one-stop parking payment shop

Hans Oortwijn

The Netherlands is a highly urbanised country where space is always in short demand. Therefore, the country needs to... continue

5 Jun 2018Parking Review Opinion
Let’s get connected

Let’s get connected

Max Crane-Robinson

Parking is one of the cornerstones of enabling... continue

5 Jun 2018Parking Review Opinion
Parking can be painless

Parking can be painless

Keith Williams

If Hercules had faced a thirteenth labour, it surely would have been... continue

5 Jun 2018Parking Review Opinion
Connected and autonomous vehicles will change the way we live, work, shop and play

Connected and autonomous vehicles will change the way we live, work, shop and play

Kat Hanna

Rapid urbanisation combined with increasing demand for goods and people to be... continue

5 Jun 2018Parking Review Opinion
We are building the future of parking

We are building the future of parking

Nigel Williams

Very powerful forces are pushing the parking sector towards a level of standardisation that would have been... continue

5 Jun 2018Parking Review Opinion
5 Jun 2018Local Transport Today News

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