Tuesday, 29 November 2016
Self-driving cars unmarked to prevent bullying
Volvo fears that other road users could drive erratically in order to take advantage.
Thursday, 24 November 2016
Just for fun
Tuesday, 22 November 2016
Self-driving cars make driving more difficult
The motorist's role changes from ‘in control’ to ‘supervisor’ yet they still have final responsibility in traffic. And we know that people aren't very good at this.
Thursday, 17 November 2016
Self-driving vehicles (SDVs) - Impact analysis Amsterdam
From the BCG impact analysis you may conclude that SDVs will have a major impact on the city of Amsterdam, but not in the short term. What's more, not all impacts will be favourable.
Tuesday, 15 November 2016
Self-driving vehicles (SDVs) - Four impact scenarios
How big will the revolution be? The BCG and the Forum analysis makes it clear that the potential benefits for society are huge if SDVs are combined with ride sharing and electrification.
Thursday, 10 November 2016
Self-driving vehicles (SDVs) - A policymaker perspective
Urban policymakers want to provide equitable access to affordable transportation for all sociodemographic segments, wherever they live and work. Will SDVs be the answer?
Tuesday, 8 November 2016
Self-driving vehicles (SDVs) - A consumer perspective
The biggest single attraction of SDVs is not having to find a parking place.
Thursday, 3 November 2016
Moderation of car parking demand
Innovative offers in parking tariff can positively influence motorists behaviour and gain acceptance from stakeholders as being fair.
Tuesday, 1 November 2016
The dangers of not caring for car parks
Sometimes it is forgotten by small to medium-size car park owners, the level of attention and care required to ensure their assets remain safe to use for the long-term.
Thursday, 27 October 2016
Enhance the car parking experience for motorists
Some simple ideas (good practices) for improving the quality of parking provision.
Tuesday, 25 October 2016
Better parking management (a checklist)
Balancing the needs of all stakeholders and meeting the objectives set by parking owners, is achievable with good partnership and planning.
Thursday, 20 October 2016
Town centre prosperity and car parking provision
Through the use of primary indicators, a representative sample of town centres and robust data, we can offer important trends.
Tuesday, 18 October 2016
Re-Think! Parking on High Street (4)
Not thinking strategically about car parking can be an extra step towards the erosion of the town centre’s viability and lead to under-utilisation of a centre’s assets.
Thursday, 13 October 2016
Re-Think! Parking on High Street (3)
Accommodating all car users is simply impossible in the modern day for our town centres. Parking management and enforcement has become a necessity in many busy locations.
Tuesday, 11 October 2016
Re-Think! Parking on High Street (2)
The issues that impact on the health of a town centre are various, multi-faceted, overlapping and ultimately complex.
Thursday, 6 October 2016
Re-Think! Parking on High Street (1)
There is a significant amount of anecdotal evidence, opinion and speculation over the relationship between car parking provision and town centre prosperity.
Tuesday, 4 October 2016
Parking in shopping areas
The parking tariff is not the most important reason for deciding which shopping centre to visit.
Thursday, 29 September 2016
Car park preference
About half of the motorists interviewed prefer car parks and for 68% of them this is because of the post-payment aspect.
Tuesday, 27 September 2016
Of motorists interviewed, 41% has used P+R facilities
Thursday, 22 September 2016
Parking - a good instrument to influence mobility
It is not only a means of control to steer mobility ...