Thinking Highways Articles
BLOG: Council Budgets Are On The Road To Nowhere

The financial pressure on local authorities is soaring and across the UK, local government reform is hitting the headlines as councils react to growing service demands and reducing budgets. In...

TOLLING: COMMERCIAL, IN CONFIDENCE

Kurt Forsgren offers his insights into the most critical developments for the toll road sector this year and beyond and concludes that toll road operators have good reason for quiet...

V2V: THE LEAST WE CAN DO IS WAVE TO EACH OTHER

  Zeev Shadmi’s personal reflections on Cooperative ITS and Vehicle-to-Vehicle Communication Vehicle-to-Vehicle communication technology with DSRC (Dedicated Short Range Communication) has been in the midst of being developed and promoted...

MaaS: THE LATEST TRICK?

Mobility as a Service is the one of the current ‘darlings’ of the ITS sector. But is the concept wholly new? Like many other trends within the mobility sector, there...

Greenbriar Equity Group Invests in Spireon

Spireon, the vehicle intelligence company, has selected Greenbriar Equity Group, LP, a New York-based private investment firm, as its new equity partner. With over $3.5 billion in capital and investments...

BLOG: Making the Switch to a Brighter Future

This week Clearview Intelligence has been making industry headlines for its part in delivering the first dynamic delineation scheme at a major motorway junction on England’s strategic road network. Working...

THE TH INTERVIEW: Heba Bevan, UtterBerry

  TINY SENSOR, HUGE FUTURE Kevin Borras meets Heba Bevan, founder and CEO of revolutionary low-power smart sensor system UtterBerry While doing my research for this article I read an...

INTELLIGENT PLANNING

SPATIAL AWARENESS Craig Hayes on driving ROI through the power of intelligent planning The world of transport infrastructure is becoming an increasingly complicated one. Not only are modern transport networks...

BLOG: Driving Innovation Across The Highways England Network

Highways England presentations at various recent transport industry events have repeatedly referred to the organisation’s three overarching imperatives: improving service to customers; making roads safer; and delivering the Road Investment...