New Transport Solutions

Whether their expanding services, accelerating deliveries, or simply keeping their people moving, here's a collection of stories from businesses working to drive their business forward

Katie Spillane

How your business's approach to mobility can make a real difference

How employees travel to work is changing. Here’s how a new approach can benefit your business, and the planet.

Katie Spillane

Solving That Last Mile Problem

We look at creative solutions for one of transport’s biggest, and oldest, headaches.

Katie Spillane

ULEZ has arrived. Here's what it means for businesses driving in London

London’s Ultra Low Emissions Zone, or ULEZ, has launched. Be informed with our need-to-know guide.

Katie Spillane

How C-V2X technology will connect cars (and scooters, and bikes, and people, and everything)

The way our cities look, and the way we move through them, is set to change—and soon. Cellular Vehicle-to-Everything, or C-V2X, is poised to transform cities with connected traffic flows, reducing congestion and making our roads safer and less polluted.

Emily Taylor

Could 5G Transform the UK’s Cities?

It’s hard to fully understand modern technology. For most of us, most of the time, it’s a problem we can let others solve. We don’t need to comprehend the mechanism of the iPhone to use it to send an email. But as technology develops, it’s helpful to know not just what something does but how it does it.

Katie Spillane

Why Helsinki Leads the World in MaaS

Nicknamed “the Netflix of mobility”, MaaS Global is the acclaimed Finnish creator of the app Whim. The app asks users to enter their destination and then calculates the best route, taking into account cost and including public transport, taxis and car rentals, depending on the route in question.

Emily Taylor

What Makes a City “Liveable”?

In August, Vienna was named the world’s most liveable city. It was the Economist Intelligence Unit’s annual survey, and the news was significant in part because it was the first time a European city had topped the rankings. It was also notable because, for the past seven years, the Australian city of Melbourne has worn the crown.

Katie Spillane

Smart London: The Future of Our City

Perhaps it’s no surprise, then, that London is setting bold ambitions for the future. Last year, London Mayor Sadiq Khan said it was his intention to turn London into the world’s leading “smart city”, a city, put simply, that exploits recent developments in data collection and wider technology to make the lives of their inhabitants easier. And the more populous the city, the more significant the impact: London is home to 8.7 million people.

Emily Taylor

How Millennials Are Making Cities Greener

Millennials, the catch-all term for those reaching adulthood in the early 21st century, are a much-maligned bunch. They’re overly sensitive, some say, or overly hostile. They’re addicted to technology, hedonistic, vain. Type “millennials are” into Google, and your suggestions will include “lazy”, “stupid” and “boring”.