Towards Smart, Green, Integrated, Transport

5th TRANSFORM Newsletter

The 5th and final TRANSFORM newsletter is now available. In this edition: – Future cities catapult – Joint statements of demand – Case study Rotterdam – Case study Birmingham – Case study city of Barcelona You can access the newsletter here.

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TRANSFORM Policy Workshop Announced

Title: Policy Workshop: Cities as customers for Innovation – The Role of City Procurers and Innovation Agencies Date: Tuesday 29th September 2015 Venue: Hosted at the Future Cities Catapult – London, UK Event Objective: The TRANSFORM Programme, supported by the European Commission, aims to mobilise the procurement power of city authorities to make more rapid […]

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4th TRANSFORM Newsletter

The 4th newsletter is now available. In this edition: – TRANSFORM Market-sounding workshop Barcelona report – Lessons learned in Zero Carbon Transport through Innovation Procurement – Clean city distribution starts with procurement – Better informed on the road You can access the newsletter here.

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Barcelona City Council publish Prior Information Notice

Barcelona City Council have published a Prior Information Notice (PIN) for Sound or visual signalling apparatus. Barcelona City Council wishes to increase the safety and access of all pedestrians through the introduction of an innovative pedestrian crossing solution. In many towns and cities mechanisms have been introduced that provide pedestrians with auditory and visual information […]

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Helsinki Region Transport and VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd Joint Procurement

Demanding piloting in Helsinki: New technology light-weight electric buses charge while operating on capital area city streets. Helsinki Region Transport and VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd will launch an extensive joint pilot to introduce highly efficient light-weight electric buses. Read more here

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Helsinki Region Transport Agency (HSL) Procurement

HSL is launching a project to experiment procuring new buses for test purposes. The idea of the experiment is that operators can test drive new technology buses without major financial risks before the final procurement. To read more about this new fleet procurement model click here

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3rd TRANSFORM Newsletter

The 3rd TRANSFORM Newsletter is now available. This edition includes: – Delivering green transport and mobility services for people – Consultation, cooperation and coordination – Clean city distribution starts with procurement – Better informed on the road You can access the newsletter here.

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2nd TRANSFORM Newsletter

The 2nd newsletter is now available. This edition focuses on: – Best practices innovation procurement and mobility – An interview with Nicole Fletcher, head of sustainable development Londen Fire Brigade – The key messages Collaborative policy actions – The results of the 2nd workshop in Barcelona on 20 October 2014 You can access the newsletter […]

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Low Carbon Vehicle and Fleet Master Class

The Low Carbon Vehicle and Fleet Master Class is a three day residential programme for senior managers and policy makers with responsibility for transport, vehicles, travel and logistics from the public and private sector. The objective of the programme is to provide the knowledge and skills to enable the transition to lower carbon mobility: reducing […]

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2nd TRANSFORM Innovation Procurement Workshop

The 2nd TRANSFORM Innovation Procurement Workshop will be held in Barcelona on 21 October 2014. It will be hosted by Barcelona City Council and held at the city’s Centre Civic Pati Llimona on 21 October 2014. The aim of workshop is for the TRANSFORM consortium and invited guests to share experience and ideas on how […]

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