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  • dreamstime_s_2128022.jpg Safety issues fuel interest at PIARC's tunnel conference in Lyon1999's fatal Mont Blanc fire means safety is a constant concern for tunnel operators. Alternative fuels and automated vehicles were also high on the agenda at PIARC's first conference on the issue....
  • PIARC - PIC 3a 650.jpg Croix-Rousse demonstrates art of tunnel safetyHow do you expand a tunnel when it has reached its traffic limit? Build another tunnel in parallel to it. That, at least, is what Lyon did and opened the 1.7km Croix-Rousse dual-tunnel system in...
  • Georg Kapsch_CEO Kapsch 650 avatar.jpg Avoiding a tangleThe ITS industry will get into a 'terrific mess' if it doesn't sort out the question of interoperability, says Georg Kapsch. He talks to Alan Dron about data, connectivity and why governments should...
  • Siemens Atlanta pic.jpg A streetcar named...reliableWhen Atlanta's streetcar project had some issues, Siemens helped to solve them but started out by just listening, says Chris Maynard, the company's head of rail services. It's funny how often...
  • Dreamstime.jpg US Cities push for smarter polesUS Cities The need to connect existing infrastructure has led various US transit authorities into imaginative alleyways: David Crawford examines some new roles for street furniture. US cities are...
  • VRUs cycle safety 1.jpg Two wheels goodAs cycling becomes an increasingly popular method for commuting and recreation, what moves are afoot to keep the growing numbers of cyclists safe on ever-more-busy roads? Alan Dron puts on his helmet...
  • Internet Neutrality IBMCloudCenter (002).jpg The free and open internet is deadA key US vote may have changed what internet service providers are allowed to charge and how they restrict content: Joe Dysart explains why this has consequences for ITS companies. While most people...
  • autonomous vehicle blue sky Autonomous vehicles, smart cities: moving beyond the hypeThere is a lot of excited chatter about autonomous vehicles but 2getthere's Robbert Lohmann suggests we might need to take a step back and look realistically at what is achievable. You might be...
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