#Transport

Brighton i360, the world’s first vertical cable car, celebrates Royal Opening

5 months ago — 3 min read

Prince Philip has officially opened the Brighton i360, the world's first vertical cable car, in Brighton. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=utfzxMGzA1w While the cable...

GWR celebrates 40 years of the Inter-City 125

6 months ago — 2 min read

October 4th, 1976 marked the first High-Speed Train (HST) Inter-City 125 passenger service started running between London, Bristol and South...

Could Self-driving cars free up an enormous amount of room in our cities?

6 months ago — 2 min read

A fascinating study by two British engineering firms, Farrells and WSP|Parsons Brinckerhoff (which looked at how London’s streets might be...

8 Reasons China’s New Traffic-Straddling Bus Is So Fascinating

8 months ago — 9 min read

Engineers in Qinhuangdao City have finally completed a moving full-scale mock-up of China's large straddling bus idea, which will allow...

MagLev pods set to transform transport in Lago

10 months ago — 2 min read

SkyTrans has announced plans to create a 40km transport system in Lago, Nigeria based on their innovative maglev system. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lW5rQyvXGOU...

Open air test for Hyperloop One Successful

11 months ago — 2.5 min read

Hyperloop One has carried out its first open air for its high-speed transport system by accelerating a sledge over 116...

Autonomous trucks complete 2,000-kilometer journey across Europe.

12 months ago — 1.5 min read

Today Dutch Infrastructure and the Environment Minister Schultz van Haegen welcomed six columns of autonomous trucks to Maasvlakte II after...

Newly qualified civil engineer wins 2016 James Rennie Medal

1 year ago — 0.5 min read

Olivia Perkins, a newly qualified civil engineer from Kier, has won the James Rennie Medal for best Chartered Professional Review...

London to introduce first all-electric double decker buses

1 year ago — 0.5 min read

In a world first, Transport for London will next month introduce five new zero-emission, fully electric double decker buses onto London...

Japanese train breaks speed record

2 years ago — 0 min read

A Japanese maglev train has broken its own record as being the fastest passenger in the world, reaching 375mph. Although...