Thursday, October 18, 2018
Redactor's Choice
You are here: Home / Categories / Traffic & Safety (page 2)

Traffic & Safety

DHL strengthens its position in automotive logistics

BMW.StreetScooter.web

“This achievement represents another step towards Freight 2020, our strategy to become the provider of choice in overland transport by offering the best quality and reliability for the customers who depend on us,” declares Uwe Brinks, DHL Freight. “With BMW, we set out to create a solution specifically designed for their needs, one that would provide complete transparency throughout the supply chain, allowing the customer a consolidated overview of extremely complex processes. We have achieved this with Connected Supply Chain, a solution that g... Read More »

Boeing Delivers First Direct Next-Generation 737-800 to Jeju Air

Jeju.Air.737.800.660x330

"This milestone delivery marks the beginning of a new era for Jeju Air as we continue to revolutionize Korea's dynamic commercial aviation industry," said Seok-Joo Lee, President and CEO of Jeju Air. "Owning and operating our own airplanes will further differentiate Jeju Air and our local competitors. We are fully prepared to introduce this new airplane into our expanding fleet and they will play an integral role in our growth strategy." This delivery marks the first of three Next-Generation 737-800s the airline has on order with Boeing. Based... Read More »

Renault and ADA launch Moov’in.Paris by Renault, a free-floating electric vehicle service

dfgf (1)

From September, 100 Renault ZOE and 20 Renault Twizy vehicles will be available in the XIth and XIIth districts of Paris, as well as in Clichy, in the Hauts-de-Seine department. This initial stage will provide an opportunity to test and tweak the service in order to maximize quality. Renault will supply the electric vehicles and carry out maintenance and repairs. ADA will contribute its expertise through a digital app dedicated to very short-term vehicle rental. It will also reposition and charge the electric vehicles. ADA’s customer departmen... Read More »

Royal Netherlands Air Force Signs Boeing to Apache, Chinook Services Pact

Royal.Netherlands.Air.Force.Signs.Boeing.to.Apache.Chinook.Services.Pact

Boeing and the Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) signed a Combined Helicopter Support services agreement at the Royal International Air Tattoo on Saturday, July 14 that will provide maintenance, services and spare parts to the RNLAF’s fleet of AH-64 Apache and CH-47 Chinook helicopters. The performance based logistics contract, called COHESU, is designed to drive flexibility, affordability and availability to the RNLAF of its fleet of Chinooks and Apaches, and to develop innovative solutions and enhance Dutch industry. Boeing’s Internat... Read More »

Renault becomes the official automobile partner of Paris Saint-Germain

psg (1)

Together, Paris Saint-Germain and Renault will develop large-scale, global advertising and promotional campaigns, combining the passion of the supporters of the Parisian club with the striking force of Renault as one of the leading French brands worldwide. The alliance between the two brands will also have a digital focus – an area where both showcase strong creativity. The club is looking forward to surprising its 60 million social media followers with even more engaging online content as a result of the partnership. Marc Armstrong, Director... Read More »

World premiere and dynamic appearance of the BMW M Performance Parts Concept in Goodwood

jfjdsl (1)

The BMW M Performance Parts Concept is aptly presented in the exterior paint finish Frozen Black with M Performance wrapping in gold for accentuations and inscriptions. In the interior, Alcantara and carbon fibre further emphasise the sense of exclusivity, along with additional gold accentuations. BMW M GmbH was closely involved in creating this more emphatic design, contributing its racing expertise to the development of all M Performance Parts. The BMW M Performance Parts Concept sees its world premiere on 12 July: it will be lining up for th... Read More »

BMW Group and Great Wall Motor sign joint venture agreement for MINI electric vehicles in China

https_.2F.2Fblueprint.api.production.s3.amazonaws.com.2Fuploads.2Fcard.2Fimage.2F578292.2F6da27552.2b1d.440a.a807.4fb4ffb9c137.1

During an event for autonomous and connected driving attended by China’s Premier Li Keqiang and Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin, the BMW Group and Great Wall Motor committed to found a new joint venture, “Spotlight Automotive Limited”, for the development and production of electric vehicles in China. As well as MINI electric vehicles, the joint venture will also produce electric vehicles for Great Wall Motor. The establishment of the new company is subject to approval from the relevant Chinese authorities and the completion of busi... Read More »

Audi and Huawei sign memorandum of understanding for strategic cooperation

A187821_x750 (1)

“We are intensifying our joint research with Huawei in the area of Intelligent Connected Vehicles,” explained Saad Metz, Executive Vice President of Audi China, adding: “Our aim is to improve safety and optimize traffic flows in order to create intelligent cities. The concepts will initially be concentrated on the Chinese market.” Intelligent Connected Vehicles allow relevant information to be exchanged with the surrounding environment. To achieve this, cars need a high-quality, stable data connection. The expansion of this communication requi... Read More »

The City of Paris and Groupe Renault share their vision of new urban electric mobility services

dfkgjndlfjg (1)

This unprecedented approach between a metropolis and Europe's leading electric vehicle manufacturer testifies to a shared vision of the future of mobility, in the face of challenges such as public health, climate change, easier travel, accessibility and economic attractiveness. This will result in short, medium and long-term actions in favour of the development of connected and autonomous electric vehicles. As a first step, Groupe Renault has decided to gradually roll out a commercial offer of electric mobility for Parisians, Ile-de-France re... Read More »

DHL Freight celebrates groundbreaking ceremony for freight hub in Hanover – Langenhagen

DHL_Freight_Groundbreaking_Hannover_Langenhagen2 (1)

A modern freight center is being built on the 63,000 m² site, which not only will handle freight for DHL Freight’s Europe-wide network, but also will test innovative technologies and solutions for the terminal of the future. Commissioning of the site on Münchner Strasse is planned for mid-2019. The ceremonial start of construction was attended by Ulf-Birger Franz, Head of the Department of Economic Affairs, Transport and Education, Hanover Region, Mirko Heuer, Mayor of the City of Langenhagen, Thomas Vogel, COO DHL Freight, Bernhard Wirth, CEO ... Read More »

Scroll To Top