Monday, May 21, 2018

Monday, May 21, 2018

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Monday, May 21, 2018 - Cranford, New Jersey

Join Us in Orlando at the International Parking Institute Conference & Expo

Eberle Design Inc. and Reno A&E will be at the International Parking Institute Conference & Expo, June 3-6 in Orlando. As exhibitors in booth 1122, we’re excited to share our innovative and reliable solutions for the parking industry: ATG Series of Anti-Tailgating Vehicle Detectors, EverLoop™ Precision Detection System, Automatic Vehicle Identification & Access Control System, and more. We invite you to stop by our booth to meet our team and learn more about our parking and access control solutions. If you would like to set up an onsite meeting, contact Reno A&E Sales Manager, Carl Zabel, at carlz@renoae.com.  


AVIATION

1) Gatwick Airport to Launch End-to-End Biometric Processing System

2) San Diego International Airport Seeks Innovators to Improve Parking, Customer Mobility

CAMERAS

3) Cameras at Woodhaven, Michigan Railroad Crossings Delayed, but Still Coming

4) Chicago Transit Authority to Add New HD Security Cameras, Using Rideshare Money

GPS / NAVIGATION

5) Portions of Two Los Angeles’ Streets to Be Made One-Way to Combat Waze Traffic

SAFETY / SECURITY

6) Cybersecurity Consortium Develops Hardware ‘Firewall’ for Connected Trucks

TRANSIT

7) After Cries of Sexism, New York MTA Says Sex Toy Ads Are OK

8) Torrance Transit to Have Signs with Text Codes to Know Bus Arrival Times

9) Blockchain Technology to Enhance Malta Public Transport Service


TRAVELER INFORMATION / TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT

10) Inside the South Carolina DOT Nerve Center in Wake of Wando River Bridge Shutdown

VEHICLES

11) Google Could ‘Make Billions’ from In-Driverless Car Advertising

12) Intel’s Mobileye Wants to Dominate Driverless Cars -- But There’s a Problem


News Releases


Upcoming Events

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© 2018 Bernie Wagenblast Communications, LLC www.TransportationRadio.com  1 Aberdeen Ct., Cranford, NJ 07016

Friday, May 18, 2018

Friday, May 18, 2018

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Friday, May 18, 2018 - Cranford, New Jersey


AVIATION

1) Air Traffic Controllers’ Union Warns of Delays Amid Controller Shortage

2) How Airports Can Counter Travel Retail Disruption Through Digitalization of Business Models

INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS

3) Big Data and ITS Easing Congestion and Increasing Adoption of Public Transport

MARITIME

4) Canada Unveils Measures to Improve Maritime Navigation

PARKING

5) Change in Law Now Allows UK Drivers to Use Smartphones to Park

6) San Diego Airport Adds More Parking Spaces with Three-Level, High-Tech Garage

ROADWAYS

7) Charleston, Mount Pleasant Officials Say South Carolina DOT Kept Them in Dark About Wando Bridge Issues

8) Little Vermont Uses Big Data to Predict Bridge Repairs and Traffic Jams

9) Cold Comfort Day 2 Podcast

SAFETY / SECURITY

10) Flaw in Connected Alarm System Exposed Vehicles to Remote Hacking

11) Aviation Security: TSA Uses Data to Monitor Airport Operations and Respond to Increases in Passenger Wait Times and Throughput

TELEMATICS

12) Department of Homeland Security, USDOT Team Up to Secure Federal Vehicle Fleets

TRANSIT

13) New Jersey Transit Launches New Train Fare Collection Technology

14) Public Transit Wi-Fi Fuels Larger Smart City Build-Outs

TRAVELER INFORMATION / TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT

15) New Command Center Tasked with Easing Traffic Jams Around Bangkok

16) Traffic Management Center in Charleston, South Carolina Brings in Extra Staff During Bridge Closure, Signal Issues

17) An Inside Look at the Brains Behind Nevada’s Project Neon

VEHICLES

18) Self-Driving Vehicle Backers Push for ‘Federal Framework’


News Releases


Friday Bonus


Upcoming Events

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The Transportation Communications Newsletter (ISSN 1529-1057) is published electronically Monday through Friday.   For a free subscription or to unsubscribe, or for comments or questions, please contact me at bernie@transportationradio.com. TCN archives: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/transport-communications    
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© 2018 Bernie Wagenblast Communications, LLC www.TransportationRadio.com  1 Aberdeen Ct., Cranford, NJ 07016

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - Gillette, New Jersey


AVIATION

1) Hesston College Grad Finds Ham Radio Good Training to Become Air Traffic Controller

2) Art Project at LaGuardia Airport Delivers Short Stories to Travelers’ Phones

3) Airports, Blockchain and the Seamless Passenger Journey

CARTOGRAPHY

4) South Africa’s GoMetro Launches Mapping Tool for Transport Planners

FREIGHT

5) FedEx CEO Fred Smith Sees Blockchain as ‘Next Frontier’ for Logistics

GPS / NAVIGATION

6) Waze for iOS Finally Coming to Ford Cars

INTELLIGENT TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS

7) IBM Files Patent for AI-Managed Traffic Lights

8) Former ITS America CEO Regina Hooper Named President and CEO of Miss America Organization

9) ERTICO Newsletter - May 17, 2018

OTHER

10) Smart Columbus Releases Technical System to Solve Transportation Problems

11) Boston Transportation Commissioner Discusses How City is Using Cutting Edge Ways to Improve Mobility While Focusing on Safety and Transparency

12) European Commission Completes Its Agenda for Safe, Clean and Connected Mobility

PUBLIC INFORMATION / EDUCATION

13) Former CIO of New South Wales Transport Agency Alleged to Have Ordered Deletion of Government Record

ROADWAYS

14) Alabama DOT Plans to Replace Incorrect Sign on I-65

SAFETY / SECURITY

15) Secret Watch List Shields TSA Screeners from Threatening, Unruly Travelers

TELEMATICS

16) Battle Between Wi-Fi and 5G in the Car Escalates

TRANSIT

17) Utah Lawmakers Back Off Pricey UTA Name Change

18) California Startup’s Data is Helping You Get Places on Time

TRAVELER INFORMATION / TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT

19) Plans Developed to Reduce Summer Traffic Delays at Outerbridge Crossing Leaving New Jersey

VEHICLES

20) It Takes a Single Autonomous Car to Prevent Phantom Traffic Jams

21) Toll Agencies Must Prepare for Upcoming Connected and Autonomous Technology


News Releases


Upcoming Events

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The Transportation Communications Newsletter (ISSN 1529-1057) is published electronically Monday through Friday.  For a free subscription or to unsubscribe, or for comments or questions, please contact me at bernie@transportationradio.com. TCN archives: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/transport-communications    
Follow me on Twitter @TransportComm.  

© 2018 Bernie Wagenblast Communications, LLC www.TransportationRadio.com  1 Aberdeen Ct., Cranford, NJ 07016