opinion | Empty road transport, the other ecological disaster

opinion Empty road transport the other ecological disaster

Posted Nov 18, 2022, 2:03 PM While the “ghost flights” that roam the skies have recently been rightly the subject of an environmental scandal and economical, another type of highly problematic empty transport is also showing up on our roads every day, further from the spotlight. You are driving on the highway. Every two kilometers … Read more

Pilot Project: Road Condition Data Reduces Weather-Related Accidents by 20% – Transport Routier

Pilot Project Road Condition Data Reduces Weather Related Accidents by 20

Trucking companies that use technology to predict adverse weather and road conditions have seen a 20% decrease in weather-related accidents, saving approximately $100,000 per year for an average fleet of 300 trucks. Artificial intelligence (AI) helped produce road condition forecasts, says Scott Kehler, president and chief scientist of Weatherlogics, a weather forecasting company in Winnipeg, … Read more

2022 Subaru Outback Long-Term Review, Part 5 | Road tests | Auto123

2022 Subaru Outback Long Term Review Part 5 Road tests

2022 Subaru Outback Wilderness, front This summer, we’re bringing you a six-part review of the all-new Wilderness variant of the 2022 Subaru Outback. Today, part five, as we wonder who’s behind the wheel, just… See also: 2022 Subaru Outback Wilderness Long-Term Test, Part 1: The Origin and Evolution of a Not-So-Wild Idea See also: 2022 … Read more

Road transport: solution to eliminate theft and fuel waste

2022 Strategic Foresight Report ensuring the coupling of green and

In a situation marked by soaring energy prices, losses due to theft and wastage of fuel, which according to some studies represent 40% of the fuel and lubricants budget of a transport company, penalize even more accounts of a transport company. More than ever, it is better to equip yourself with a fuel consumption monitoring … Read more

Artificial intelligence as a mediator of the road

Artificial intelligence as a mediator of the road

Between a car from the 1980s with almost no on-board electronics and the autonomous car that has been fantasized for many years, different stages of driving automation are to be expected. Some features are already well deployed, yet despite years of huge investment from industry, start-ups and tech giants, a truly operational 100% self-driving car … Read more

Video-based telematics keeps digital eyes on the road – Transport Routier

Video based telematics keeps digital eyes on the road Transport

Steve Lawn has a message for Parkland Corporation drivers as the fleet adopts its first video-based telematics systems. The cameras do not collect data for a vindictive “Big Brother”, points out the fleet manager. The aim is to draw lessons for training, and even to exculpate those who make the right decisions in difficult situations. … Read more

How Safety Experts Tech wants to reduce road accidents

In Morocco, traffic accidents cost the national economy 19.5 billion dirhams per year, or 2% of GDP. A cost that driver assistance technologies (Smart ADAS) can reduce, contributing significantly to the safety of passengers and drivers and lowering the risk of traffic accidents. The example is given by the company Safety Experts Technologies, a supplier … Read more

Innovative techniques for road diagnostics and maintenance

On June 9, a partnership of innovative techniques was signed in Meudon for both road diagnostics and pavement repair between Grand Paris Seine Ouest, Cerema and the two companies Vialytics and Neovia. Explanations. this article is part of the file Road conditions: why action is needed Grand Paris Seine Ouest has placed an order with … Read more

Researchers predict road user behavior using artificial intelligence

For an autonomous car to travel safely, being able to predict the behavior of other road users is essential. A CSAIL research team at MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) has developed with researchers from the Institute for Interdisciplinary Information Sciences (IIIS) at Tsinghua University, Beijing, a new ML system that could, one day help driverless … Read more

XCMG is pushing the boundaries of autonomous road construction technology and transforming the future of infrastructure development

XCMG is pushing the boundaries of autonomous road construction technology

XUZHOU, China, May 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — XCMG (000425.SZ), China’s largest construction machinery company, is among the world leaders in autonomous road construction technology. The company’s in-house research and development team conducts experiments and simulations to develop high-precision technologies for use in real-world scenarios by integrating 5G and artificial intelligence. More recently, the research and … Read more