Thinking Highways Articles
LETTERS OF INTENT

The National Operations Center of Excellence’s Patrick Son explains the goals at the heart of Transportation Systems Management and Operations The transportation industry is rife with acronyms. ITS, V2X, RUC,...

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 more intricate...

EMBRACING THE FUTURE

Pete Spiller and Jarrod Cady talk to Greg McKhann about McCain, Inc’s three-decade journey into intelligent intersections When McCain, Inc. debuted in the transportation industry just over 30 years ago,...

HARMONY IN PRACTICE

A successful pilot on the D5 highway in the Czech Republic has brought very positive results. So positive, in fact, that the mobile management system for dynamic workzone traffic control...

AT TRANSFORMATION

The advancements, and in some cases “convergence,” of technologies such as computer processing, communications, artificial intelligence, data analytics, traffic control, transportation management, coupled with advancements within the automotive industry such...

THINKING DEEPLY

Scott Belcher presents some new thinking about connected and autonomous vehicles In the November 2017 issue of Thinking Highways North America, I wrote about some of the new trends I...

The Road To Nowhere?

Perched atop massive cement pillars that tower above Montenegro’s picturesque Moraca river canyon, scores of Chinese workers are building a state-of-the-art highway through some of the roughest terrain in southern...

Ridesharing

ROADSPACETIME – SOME ASSEMBLY REQUIRED A Transit Exchange for the 21st Century – with a decade of hard work and perseverance finally destined to pay off for ERIC MASABA, the...

Internet of Things

BETTER TOGETHER   CityVerve – the smart city demonstrator that has inspired Manchester, by Mark Duncan Technology is transforming our cities. It is empowering governments, businesses and citizens to tackle...