Shared bikes to integrate with Solent's MaaS app

Shared bikes to integrate with Solent's MaaS app

Portsmouth City Council and Solent Transport will introduce a Department for Transport-funded bicycle and e-bike rental scheme this summer. Southampton City Council and Isle of Wight Council will also join the scheme, with Beryl as the approved supplier for the Solent region. The latest in a series... continue

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Finding the optimum locations for EV charging stations

Finding the optimum locations for EV charging stations

Simon Nigh

With sales of electric vehicles increasing, the... continue

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1 Aug 2022EVolution Opinion
How to boost public sector charging provision

How to boost public sector charging provision

Neil Isaacson

As more and more local authorities address the urgent need to accelerate the electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure roll-out, clarity... continue

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BAM launches EV charging infrastructure business

BAM launches EV charging infrastructure business

Mark Moran

Construction services company BAM has launched an electric vehicle charging infrastructure business to work with developers, local authorities... continue

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Residents back Rawtenstall - Manchester rail

Plans to re-open the long closed rail link from Rawtenstall to Manchester has received overwhelming support in a survey carried out by Rossendale Council. Some 86% of Bury and Rossendale residents who responded to the survey support a new rail link from the Lancashire town to Manchester city... continue

27 Jul 2022Local Transport Today News

PJA makes Swanson associate director

Catriona Swanson has been promoted from associate to associate director at consultancy Phil Jones Associates (PJA). She jointed PJA’s expanding Manchester office in February 2021, prior to which she led active travel teams at Salford City Council and Arup. Other promotions within the active... continue

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Meyers moves up at ITP

Stephanie Meyers has been promoted to associate director at Integrated Planning Ltd. She has been with the consultancy for nearly 12 years, through a range of roles, from consultant, senior consultant, principal consultant and associate.... continue

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Steer promotes Clark

Matthew Clark has been promoted to the role of associate director at Steer. He has been with the consultancy for more than 18 years as an associate. For the past four years he has also been a trustee with shared transport charity CoMoUK.... continue

27 Jul 2022Local Transport Today News

Rees Jeffreys Rod Fund awards students bursaries

The Rees Jeffreys Road Fund has awarded eight bursaries for students to take up MSc studies. The Trustees of Rees Jeffreys Road Fund meet each year to award bursaries to students undertaking transport related MSc studies in the UK. The founder of the Fund, William Rees Jeffreys, was a keen... continue

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Extreme weather means re-think needed on transport funding, says Marsden

Extreme weather means re-think needed on transport funding, says Marsden

In the face of increasingly frequent extreme weather incidents, transport funding may have to be re-prioritised in preparation for “catastrophic disruptive events,” transport academic Greg Marsden has warned. He made his comments after temperatures rose above 40°C in in... continue

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Solent Future Transport Zone reaches MaaS brand project milestone

Solent Future Transport Zone reaches MaaS brand project milestone

Solent Transport reveals Breeze as the brand for its Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) app, currently in development as part of the Solent Future Transport Zone, funded by the Department for Transport. Hear from the Solent FTZ MaaS and marketing teams and Trafi... continue

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Portsmouth: e-scooter demand rises and scheme to be extended

Portsmouth: e-scooter demand rises and scheme to be extended

Juliana O'Rourke

Shared transport operator Voi has installed new parking... continue

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MPs call on government to revisit Integrated Rail Plan

MPs call on government to revisit Integrated Rail Plan

Mark Moran

A thorough reassessment of the government’s... continue

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National Highways seeks to improve road evaluations

National Highways is considering evaluating all completed road schemes after three years, instead of one year and five years after opening. It believes this would provide more meaningful data than the established timing of Post-opening Project Evaluations (POPEs). NH currently has a large backlog... continue

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Network Rail launches resilience taskforce in wake of record-breaking heatwave

Network Rail launches resilience taskforce in wake of record-breaking heatwave

Mark Moran

Network Rail has launched a taskforce led by independent experts to... continue

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20 Jul 2022Parking Review News
An imperial vision

An imperial vision

This month's Parking Review cover star is Ashley Bijster, managing... continue

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20 Jul 2022Parking Review Opinion
Heatwave brings key rail routes to a halt

Heatwave brings key rail routes to a halt

Mark Moran

‘DO NOT TRAVEL.’ That is the blunt message from Network Rail to passengers hoping to travel north out of... continue

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19 Jul 2022Parking Review News
Infrastructure is everywhere

Infrastructure is everywhere

The UK is now home to an increasingly deep network of public chargepoints provided in car parks, at park &... continue

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15 Jul 2022EVolution Opinion
Volkswagen pilots reuse of EV batteries to power fast charging stations

Volkswagen pilots reuse of EV batteries to power fast charging stations

Mark Moran

Volkswagen is looking to promote the build-up of fast-charging... continue

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Lödige Industries upgrades automated parking technology for larger EVs

Lödige Industries upgrades automated parking technology for larger EVs

Mark Moran

Today’s cars are bigger, heavier and more often electric.... continue

14 Jul 2022EVolution Products & Services

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