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Europe promotes multimodal transport

14 September, 2018

Multimodal Transportation European Mobility Week

  European Mobility Week 2018 will take place on 16-22th September. Organized by the European Commission, the campaign promotes more sustainable, safe and healthy mobility habits such as walking, biking, public transportation and electric vehicles, to improve the quality of air and reduce pollution. This year, the theme is multimodal transport, in which we’ll deepen […]

Why do we go towards a smarter public transportation?

16 July, 2015

Automatic People Counters for public transportation

In previous posts we have discussed the importance of having a smarter public transportation system that uses resources efficiently. In this post we list some trends that, in our view, will allow for a smarter transportation system in the upcoming future.   – Increase in demand for public transportation: from 2000 to 2012 public transportation […]

Key points to improve satisfaction of passengers in public transport

25 May, 2015

understanding how passengers use public transport

The public transport service frequency is usually one of the worst-rated topics by passengers. According to a survey carried out by the OCU, major complaints users of Madrid underground have are directly related to low frequency:   – 66% of users rarely find somewhere to sit. – 60% often feel overwhelmed because the wagon is […]