<![CDATA[Tinnews-Transport Industry News-analytical network ]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en Thu, 04 Jun 2020 14:54:17 +0000 Zend_Feed http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss <![CDATA[Stuttgart Airport Introduces Electric Cargo Tugs]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-198967 /Section-english-2/198967-stuttgart-airport-introduces-electric-cargo-tugs
Stuttgart Airport (IATA: STR) has moved one step closer to achieving its goal of carbon neutrality – by switching its fleet of cargo tow tractors to the battery powered Goldhofer SHERPA E.
Fri, 01 Nov 2019 07:05:32 +0000
<![CDATA[26th Intelligent Transport Systems World Congress ]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-198858 /Section-english-2/198858-th-intelligent-transport-systems-world-congress
ITS World Congress 2019 Preview
Wed, 30 Oct 2019 07:09:56 +0000
<![CDATA[Will Future Cars Have CO2-Negative Carbon Fiber?]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-198193 /Section-automotive-145/198193-will-future-cars-have-co-negative-carbon-fiber
Carbon fiber seems relatively good for the environment—it makes cars and planes so much lighter that they get way better gas mileage, right? True, but this simple analysis forgives the fact that cured carbon-fiber structures are extremely energy-intensive to produce. That's why BMW sourced the carbon fiber for its i3 and i8 cars from Moses Lake, Washington, where hydroelectric energy drastically lowers the footprint of its carbon.
Wed, 16 Oct 2019 06:58:34 +0000
<![CDATA[Hyundai Motor Group to invest $35 billion in future automotive tech]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-198130 /Section-automotive-145/198130-hyundai-motor-group-to-invest-billion-in-future-automotive-tech
Hyundai Motor Group said on Tuesday that it plans to invest 41 trillion won ($34.65 billion) in mobility technology and strategic investments by 2025, as South Korea’s top automaker accelerates its attempts to catch up in the self-driving car race.
Tue, 15 Oct 2019 08:01:25 +0000
<![CDATA[Autonomous bus takes passengers on manoeuvres]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-198127 /Section-automotive-145/198127-autonomous-bus-takes-passengers-on-manoeuvres
The UK’s first full-sized autonomous bus gave its first public demonstration at the National Exhibition Centre in October 2019 for visitors to the Coach & Bus UK show.
Tue, 15 Oct 2019 07:55:40 +0000
<![CDATA[Tokyo auto show looks for new thrills]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-197604 /Section-aviation-141/197604-tokyo-auto-show-looks-for-new-thrills
Glitzy girl J-pop groups, esports tournaments, drone racing, drifting demos and even a cross-dressing celebrity endorsement. Japan seeks to thwart the downward spiral of global auto shows by making its own flagship event, well, less of an auto show.
Mon, 07 Oct 2019 07:17:42 +0000
<![CDATA[Iran Khodro produces car engine]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-197557 /Section-automotive-145/197557-iran-khodro-produces-car-engine
Iran’s giant carmaker Iran Khodro manufactured a home-made engine named EC5 which can reduce fuel consumption in Peugeot 301 passenger cars.
Sun, 06 Oct 2019 09:48:44 +0000
<![CDATA[5 digital innovations that are changing the maritime industry]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-197277 /Section-marine-142/197277-digital-innovations-that-are-changing-the-maritime-industry
Although very accustomed to its traditional practices, the shipping industry is now entering a new era with digital innovations on more than 50,000 ships currently sailing the world's oceans. In this article, Safebridge has researched and discovered the latest digital trends of the maritime industry providing an update in this evolving business sector.
Tue, 01 Oct 2019 09:08:23 +0000
<![CDATA[UK installs next-generation digital signage on its roads]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-194834 /Section-road-transport-334/194834-uk-installs-next-generation-digital-signage-on-its-roads
The signs, a collaboration between Costain and Swarco, have the capability to display live video pictures of congestion on the road ahead.
Wed, 21 Aug 2019 06:16:56 +0000
<![CDATA[Franky Zapata successfully crosses the English Channel on his jet-powered Flyboard Air]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-193833 /Section-technology-146/193833-franky-zapata-successfully-crosses-the-english-channel-on-his-jet-powered-flyboard-air
After ending up in the water on his first attempt, flying Frenchman Franky Zapata has now successfully crossed the English Channel on his jet-powered Flyboard Air. The 22-mile (35.4-km) crossing took Zapata some 22 minutes, holding speeds over 100 mph (160 km/h).
Mon, 05 Aug 2019 05:54:27 +0000
<![CDATA[Lotus unveils first all-electric British hypercar]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-192856 /Section-automotive-145/192856-lotus-unveils-first-all-electric-british-hypercar
UK sports car manufacturer Lotus has unveiled the Evija, a vehicle claimed to be the the lightest and most powerful pure electric hypercar ever to go into series production.
Mon, 22 Jul 2019 05:15:41 +0000
<![CDATA[New propeller concept to reduce underwater noise]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-191954 /Section-marine-142/191954-new-propeller-concept-to-reduce-underwater-noise
Kongsberg Maritime has successfully adapted a propeller concept used in naval applications, aiming to provide operational and environmental benefits to commercial shipping customers. By deploying such a technology can significantly reduce cavitation-induced noise and erosion risk.
Tue, 09 Jul 2019 06:36:03 +0000
<![CDATA[Abu Dhabi throws the switch on world's largest single-site solar project]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-191865 /Section-urban-143/191865-abu-dhabi-throws-the-switch-on-world-largest-single-site-solar-project
Abu Dhabi is claiming the title of the world's largest single-site solar project, having hit the go-button on the Noor Abu Dhabi project this week, with a reported capacity of 1.177 gigawatts, eclipsing Dubai's Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park – for now at least. The United Arab Emirates doesn't have a great record when it comes to per-capita carbon footprint, but projects like this show that it's serious about addressing the issue head-on.
Mon, 08 Jul 2019 06:32:27 +0000
<![CDATA[Tehran Hosts Event to Highlight Space Technologies]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-191863 /Section-technology-146/191863-tehran-hosts-event-to-highlight-space-technologies
Startups and tech firms active in space science gathered for a three-day event in Tehran on July 7 to review challenges and opportunities in the field.
Mon, 08 Jul 2019 06:25:55 +0000
<![CDATA[5G TECHNOLOGY POTENTIAL IN THE TOURISM SECTOR]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-191714 /Section-tourism-150/191714-technology-potential-in-the-tourism-sector
With 5G technology, the tourism sector will become connected on every level. Whether in transportation, culture or hospitality, this new generation of the wireless network will bring many improvements and technological advancements.
Sat, 06 Jul 2019 06:57:24 +0000
<![CDATA[Hapag-Lloyd tests ship-painting robots]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-191711 /Section-marine-142/191711-hapag-lloyd-tests-ship-painting-robots
Traditional manual work is increasingly being replaced by automated processes, such as self-driving Automated Guided Vehicles in container terminals. Thanks to robots, the quality of ship painting can also be improved and the docking time shortened. Hapag-Lloyd is currently testing the process with nine ships.
Sat, 06 Jul 2019 06:48:47 +0000
<![CDATA[Airspeeder series to debut 120-mph, head-to-head, manned multicopter racing in 2020]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-191453 /Section-aviation-141/191453-airspeeder-series-to-debut-mph-head-to-head-manned-multicopter-racing-in
A grid full of 10 giant coaxial octocopters, each with a pilot on board, racing each other head-to-head through the air at speeds up to 200 km/h (120 mph)? That's exactly what the Airspeeder racing series is set to introduce in 2020 with the aim of being a kind of Formula One for flying cars.
Tue, 02 Jul 2019 05:41:44 +0000
<![CDATA[A first in rail: Eurotunnel rolls out facial recognition tech]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-188763 /Section-railway-144/188763-first-in-rail-eurotunnel-rolls-out-facial-recognition-tech
The Eurotunnel is to become the first non-airport border crossing to deploy biometric technology at its terminal in anticipation of longer queuing times post-Brexit. Kicking off in April, facial recognition gates have started being installed at select terminals, with a wider launch to follow. How will the technology be rolled out, and where does it fit in the wider preparations Eurotunnel is making in anticipation of Brexit?
Wed, 22 May 2019 07:33:04 +0000
<![CDATA[World's Fastest Bullet Train Starts High-Speed Tests]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-187861 /Section-railway-144/187861-world-fastest-bullet-train-starts-high-speed-tests
Japan is pushing the limits of rail travel as it begins testing the fastest-ever shinkansen bullet train, capable of speeds of as much as 400 kilometers (249 miles) per hour.
Sat, 11 May 2019 07:32:53 +0000
<![CDATA[Toyota establishes research institute in China to study hydrogen, green technologies]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-186232 /Section-automotive-145/186232-toyota-establishes-research-institute-in-china-to-study-hydrogen-green-technologies
Japan’s Toyota Motor Corp said on Sunday it was setting up a research institute in Beijing in partnership with Tsinghua University to study car technology using hydrogen power and other green technologies that could ease environmental problems in China.
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 05:39:17 +0000
<![CDATA[The effects of technology on tourism]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-185994 /Section-tourism-150/185994-the-effects-of-technology-on-tourism
We are faster and we move more often, we live in a less polluted world and often we can also save or live experiences that, only a few years ago, we would never have imagined. Above all, we all move with more confidence in ourselves. All this thanks to an increasingly integrated relationship between tourism and technology, which has changed this sector in a thousand different ways. Tourism-Review presents some of the effects of technology on tourism.
Wed, 17 Apr 2019 06:13:09 +0000
<![CDATA[World’s Largest Aircraft Makes Maiden Flight]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-185873 /Section-aviation-141/185873-world-largest-aircraft-makes-maiden-flight
You have got it right. The biggest aircraft in the world took off for its first flight and, most importantly, successfully completed it on 13 April, 2019. It is the Stratolaunch Roc, the carbon-composite plane built by Stratolaunch Systems, founded in 2011 by Paul G. Allen.
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 05:58:38 +0000
<![CDATA[Iran joins airless tire producer countries]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-183431 /Section-iran-5/183431-iran-joins-airless-tire-producer-countries
Iran’s rubber industry is facing a problem to supply some raw materials due to sanctions, but has relied on the ability of domestic professionals to produce airless tires and become its fourth producer in the world.
Tue, 05 Mar 2019 07:05:34 +0000
<![CDATA[Eastern Pacific, Techstars to Launch World’s 1st MaritimeTech Startup Accelerator]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-181799 /Section-marine-142/181799-eastern-pacific-techstars-to-launch-world-st-maritimetech-startup-accelerator
Ship management company Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS) and capital market company Techstars are jointly launching the world’s first global MaritimeTech startup accelerator, the EPS MaritimeTech Accelerator Powered by Techstars.
Sat, 02 Feb 2019 05:53:50 +0000
<![CDATA[Mercedes-Benz Previews Its Highly Automated and Fully Connected Vehicle Factory ]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-177442 /Section-automotive-145/177442-mercedes-benz-previews-its-highly-automated-and-fully-connected-vehicle-factory
In today's highly connected world, corporations are taking full advantage of modern technologies to build more efficient workflows. German automaker Mercedes-Benz took things one step further when planning its newest production facility dubbed "Factory 56," which is now showing off via a virtual tour.
Sat, 17 Nov 2018 06:26:28 +0000
<![CDATA[Muji and Sensible 4 developing first autonomous shuttle for use in all weather conditions]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-177116 /Section-automotive-145/177116-muji-and-sensible-developing-first-autonomous-shuttle-for-use-in-all-weather-conditions
A Finnish-Japanese collaboration is developing the world’s first autonomous shuttle bus that can operate in all weather conditions, including harsh Nordic winter environments, with on-road testing due to start in the first half of 2018.
Mon, 12 Nov 2018 05:26:50 +0000
<![CDATA[Technology and automation will define the future of road transport]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-176870 /Section-road-transport-334/176870-technology-and-automation-will-define-the-future-of-road-transport
Technology and automation will define the future of road transport according to new IRU research, but significant obstacles stand in the way.
Tue, 06 Nov 2018 10:15:03 +0000
<![CDATA[Eurostar deploys interactive robot at St Pancras station]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-176112 /Section-railway-144/176112-eurostar-deploys-interactive-robot-at-st-pancras-station
Eurostar passengers in the departure area of London St Pancras station can now interact with a humanoid robot to find more information about their journey. Eurostar expects this to be particularly popular with families.
Wed, 24 Oct 2018 13:20:21 +0000
<![CDATA[Rolls-Royce and Intel partner on autonomous shipping project]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-176065 /Section-marine-142/176065-rolls-royce-and-intel-partner-on-autonomous-shipping-project
Rolls-Royce and Intel partner on autonomous shipping project.
Wed, 24 Oct 2018 07:59:39 +0000
<![CDATA[Volocopter to test eVTOL air taxi in Singapore in 2019]]> https://www.tinn.ir/en/en/tiny/news-175964 /Section-aviation-141/175964-volocopter-to-test-evtol-air-taxi-in-singapore-in
Autonomous air taxi developer Volocopter will conduct its next set of urban flight tests in Singapore, in the second half of 2019. The flights, which will culminate in public demonstrations, will follow on from unmanned flights of the two-seat Volocopter 2X in Dubai in September 2017.
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 06:33:54 +0000