Transportation

See how Surat efficiently use ITMS and increase bus frequency

Fri, 2017-07-21 11:30 -- SCC India Staff
07/20/2017

Surat, being the centre of opportunities for laborers and investors, has attracted migrants from nearby rural areas and cities. This has increasing the demand for intra-city transportation. In the year 2006, Surat Municipal Corporation’s (SMC) limits were increased from 112.28 sq km to 326.515 sq km.

Cycle sharing project to solve Bengaluru’s air pollution problem

Tue, 2017-07-11 12:59 -- SCC India Staff
07/11/2017

In coming months, Bengaluru will witness a massive public bicycle sharing (PBS) project proposed by the Directorate of Urban Land Transport (DULT). The project, with around 4,000 cycle and 350 docking points, is touted to be India’s largest cycle-sharing project.

Railways’ online exam helps save 4 lakh trees and 319 crore paper sheets

Mon, 2017-07-10 15:15 -- SCC India Staff
07/10/2017

Conducting a nationwide paperless examination is not an easy task. The Indian Railways (IR)—in a massive saving drive—has saved over 4 lakh trees and 319 crore paper sheets just by adopting online test by replacing bulky, multi-lingual question booklets.

Update: Are we really making progress on self-driving cars?

Thu, 2017-06-29 05:25 -- Doug Peeples
06/28/2017

There are some tough questions that need answers as states, cities and regions decide how (and how much) they're going to accommodate autonomous vehicles – self-driving cars, trucks and more. Some jurisdictions are moving forward quickly while others are holding back. Our story explains some of the reasons why.

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