Alternative technologies to pave the way for future urban mobility

In the dynamically transforming and evolving technological scenario of today, it is envisioned that the next-generation of transport systems will seamlessly integrate different technologies. This will require public-private cooperation along with devising new ways. These improvements, when realized, would ease traffic congestion, lower road accidents and reduce pollution. As per McKinsey and Bloomberg New Energy…

DATA STORY | 80% Indians feel last mile connectivity key to improve public transport ridership

The report studies three pillars of mobility — people, infrastructure and sustainability — to determine the overall health of a city’s mobility. At a time when mobility is driving economic growth in the country, 80 percent of commuters feel first-and last-mile connectivity holds the key to improve public transport ridership, according to an Ease of Moving Index 2018 report by Ola’s…

Railway completes 200 km of eastern dedicated freight corridor, trial on Friday

AGRA: In a major boost to quick freight service, the Indian railways announced to complete 194 km long section between New Khurja (Bulandshahr) and New Bhadan (Firozabad), out of the 1856 km long Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor (EDFC), which connects Punjab to West Bengal. On Friday, the railway’s sister concern, Dedicated Freight Corporation of India limited (DFCCIL) will conduct…

In absence of formal conveyance, Delhi school kids run after moving vehicles for ride

While the Aam Aadmi Party-led Delhi Government has taken substantial steps to improve basic infrastructure in schools, providing transportation and security to students still remain gnawing concerns. An instance can be seen in upscale Civil Lines area where wards of Rajkiya Pratibha Vikas Vidyalaya, which is run by the Delhi government, risk their lives to…

Nine Infrastructure projects in finalists in Bentley’s year in Infrastructure 2018 Awards

India:  On September 17, 2018 – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, a leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure, has announced nine infrastructure projects in India as finalists in Bentley’s Year in Infrastructure 2018 Awards program. The annual awards program honors for the extraordinary work of Bentley software users advancing the design, construction, and operations…