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New Year’s Resolution turns into open Wayfindr navigation standard for the blind people and partially sighted

When Umesh Pandya discussed New Year’s Resolutions for 2013 with his wife Bhavi (an Optometrist), he made a commitment to help people living with sight loss, an issue “which remains close to our hearts” . Since then his Wayfindr navigation system for partially sighted and blind users of transport has received support from Transport for London, Department for Transport (via the KTN...
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TNT trials B2B Rail Freight Deliveries into London Euston

TNT has publicised details of an overnight trial of the rail network for deliveries into Euston Station, that it says is the first time rail has been used a business-to-business freight channel in the UK for over 20 years . During the night of 4/5 June, a specially-commissioned train carrying tonnes of supplies from retailer Staples and the manufacturer Bristan was delivered...
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Google Maps claims comprehensive public transport coverage across Great Britain thanks to partnership with ITO World

ITO World , an Ipswich-based transport data company supported in its early days with funding from  The Intelligent Transport Systems and Services Innovation Platform   (a programme underway as the Technology Strategy Board  was itself being formed) , yesterday announced the fruits of a new partnership with Google , that, for the first time, enables Google Maps to...
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The impact on innovation in UK transport of the 2012 London Olympics and Paralympics

Will London face melt-down? There has been much speculation about how London will cope with the additional burden of up to 3million additional passenger journeys per day on peak days during the Olympics. Guest posts on the Transport KTN Next month, we will start a series of guest posts on the Transport KTN's  Intelligent Mobility  group, about the UK's response to the...
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Transport for London website developed to help mobility during the Games

Getaheadofthegames You can use TfL's  getaheadofthegames.com website to find out where to avoid and how to plan your journeys around the Games, at the 14 London venues, and the other 11 UK-wide locations. You can use the website to find out whether stations or lines that you plan to use will be amongst those most affected, with predicted day-by-day impact, along with advice...
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London project wins 2012 Transport Achievement Award

TfL, ATOC and Cubic win with Oyster ticketing The winner of the International Transport Forum’s prestigeous Transport Achievement Award is being honoured at a ceremony during the Annual Summit of Transport Ministers held on 3rd May 2012 in Leipzig, Germany. Transport for London, the Association of Train Operating Companies and Cubic, from the United Kingdom, receive...
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New Year’s Resolution turns into open Wayfindr navigation standard for the blind people and partially sighted

When Umesh Pandya discussed New Year’s Resolutions for 2013 with his wife Bhavi (an...

TNT trials B2B Rail Freight Deliveries into London Euston

TNT has publicised details of an overnight trial of the rail network for deliveries...

Google Maps claims comprehensive public transport coverage across Great Britain thanks to partnership with ITO World

ITO World , an Ipswich-based transport data company supported in its early days with funding...

London project wins 2012 Transport Achievement Award

TfL, ATOC and Cubic win with Oyster ticketing The winner of the International Transport...

Transport for London website developed to help mobility during the Games

Getaheadofthegames You can use TfL's  getaheadofthegames.com website to find out...

The impact on innovation in UK transport of the 2012 London Olympics and Paralympics

Will London face melt-down? There has been much speculation about how London will cope...