Cubic Transportation Systems (CTS), a business unit of Cubic Corporation (NYSE:CUB), has announced the appointment of Dirk Van de Meerssche, sales and marketing director of intelligent transport systems and tolling for CTS-Asia Pacific, to the board of directors at iMOVE Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) in Australia. Read more
Cica Group has announced the appointment of Brian Negus, Strategic Adviser for the Royal Automobile Club of Victoria (RACV), as Chair of their board.
Cica’s network of experienced consultants guide enterprises to deliver complex technology projects, across sectors including intelligent transport systems (ITS), transport infrastructure, mining, utilities and government. Read more
SBAS has evaluated the submissions and identified some novel and high impact ideas that will clearly explore and demonstrate the benefits of the SBAS technologies.
The second call for EOIs will be open on 1 September 2017, with all EOI submissions due by 5pm AEST on Friday 29 September. Read more
A growing region like the City of Ryde needs infrastructure systems to match that growth. To manage the public space efficiently, Councils need forward thinking solutions, from parks management to managing parking. For Ryde Council in metropolitan Sydney, this means staying on top of parking demands in the Macquarie Park corridor – an area expected to double in both floor space and working population over the next 14 years. Read more
Another narrow escape: a cyclist appears as if out of nowhere and suddenly crosses the road. Distracted by the search for somewhere to park, the driver is powerless to avert what appears to be an inevitable disaster. Yet Bosch’s new emergency braking system with cyclist detection prevents any serious consequences, automatically bringing the car to a full stop from 40 kph. Read more
Australians spend on average 14 hours a year in search of an elusive perfect parking space, new research from HERE Technologies has shown, with young drivers prioritising conveniently located spots wasting twice as much time as older drivers, and more keen to adopt tech solutions to ease their parking pain. Read more