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09Nov 2015

Today, public urban transportation in the great metropolitan areas of the world have something in common: the need to provide users with different ways of moving. Since users need to move from one place to another in a fast, comfortable manner, many cities have opted for improving their public transportation systems in order to provide […]

26Oct 2015

Since the dawn of time, one of humanity’s challenges has been to find the most appropriate way to get from point A to B. Every country has come up with its own solution. The most common means of transports are the train or the bus. However, along the length and breadth of the planet we […]

19Oct 2015

The European Union wants to promote a highly competitive and efficient freight transport to link all the continent’s main logistical platforms. They have been called the Motorways of the Sea, a network of different sea routes that by 2020 will hopefully connect all the main European ports and in turn connect these to the major […]

12Oct 2015

With a population of over 120 million, Mexico is the second most populated country in Latin America. Therefore, public and private transportation is critical for moving inside the city and for connecting metropolitan areas. Freelancers manage more than 80% of urban mobility of the country; resulting in a low percentage of trips being managed by […]

05Oct 2015

The well-known Silk Road that featured the legendary travels of Marco Polo returns to the present. It has become one of the key economical points in China’s new and ambitious plan. In this way, the Asian giant plans to use this New Silk Road as a means to connect China with Europe. This would mean […]

14Sep 2015
El ministro de Transporte de la India, Nitin Jairam Gadkari, y el Director General de UPSRTC, Shri. K Ravinder Nai, Visitando el Stand de Goal Systems

This Asian country, which is the second most populous in the world, presents itself as one of the greatest powers of the XXI century. However, it will have to restructure its own transport system to achieve a leadership position against some the worlds greatest powers of which have innovative public systems with notable quality and […]

02Sep 2015

The term “concentration” refers inevitably to volume, to urban agglomerations, and, when referring to urban agglomerations, as a metropolis. Currently, Brazil has approximately 15 metropolis areas with a population of more than one million; São Paulo alone has a population of 21 million and Rio de Janeiro more than 11 million. We at Goal Systems […]

24Aug 2015

Transmilenio, the entity regulating the bus services in Bogota, is an example of innovation and efficient management of public resources for the public urban transportation on a city with over 10 million inhabitants. This entity has been using since the beginning (now implementing the third extension phase) a GoalBus® version specific for regulating authorities which […]

17Aug 2015

The optimal scheduling is as old as transportation systems, established in some European and American cities during the 19th century using horse-drawn coaches. From the very first moment, the managers of those businesses faced the problem of scheduling their services, because a better planning of coaches, drivers and horses could bring great profit. Usually, the […]

03Aug 2015
El mercado de tecnología para el transporte público en Norte América (Canadá y U.S.A) alcanza 2250 Millones de $ al año.

Taking part of a highly competitive market with a vast culture and knowledge on Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS), such as the American, is always an exciting challenge. The American market for ITS tools reflects the importance of public transportation and its specific conditions. In such a vast country, where not having a car is unlikely, public […]