TMR 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games program team expands for mobilisation

Delivering a positive transport experience for the 1.5 million spectators and over 50,000 athletes, officials, workforce and volunteers expected to travel during the 2018 Commonwealth Games is a formidable but hugely exciting task.  All this needs to happen, while keeping the transport system running smoothly for Gold Coast residents and businesses. We at TMR are … Read more…

Get ready, Queensland

Queensland, what’s your plan? You’re at work when a massive crack of lightning rents the air, signifying a classic Queensland late afternoon storm is about to hit, just before you leave work. The pounding of glass tells you hail is beginning to fall hard. This storm is really starting to intensify, the sky is dark and it’s … Read more…

Less than a week to go!

With less than a week to go until the 23rd World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems (ITSWC), TMR is excited to be plugged into the global energy around ITS and its transformational impact on our transport systems.  Hear Miranda Blogg, Director (Cooperative and Automated Vehicle Initiative), talk about preparing for new technology and why she’s … Read more…

An international perspective on road safety – PIARC

The World Road Association (PIARC) Council Meeting Cape Town, South Africa 21-22 September 2016  Last week I represented Australia and New Zealand at the World Road Association (PIARC) Council meeting in Cape Town, South Africa as the Australian First Delegate. This was the second World Road Congress I have attended, last year the event was held … Read more…

Shipping: indispensable to the world

As you sit in your office enjoying your morning coffee have you ever pondered how many of the things around us, things we take for granted, came to be here? Chances are the clothes on your back, the chair you are sitting on, even the beans that make up your coffee arrived from across the … Read more…

Queensland ITS World Congress technical tour

What is better than attending the ITS World Conference in Melbourne? Joining the Queensland technical tour after the event, of course! The Queensland Pavilion is excited to host a technical tour of multi-modal intelligent transport systems (ITS) in Brisbane on Monday 17 October. We have developed a full day’s program for congress delegates that will provide … Read more…

Beyond the timetable – Demand Responsive Transport

Queensland is set to lead Australia in demand responsive transport, leveraging new technologies and trialling new forms of passenger transport to deliver greater choice for Queenslanders. Technology is continuing to change how we live, do business and move around. The smartphone has really created the opportunity for Demand Responsive Transport (DRT) to change the way people view … Read more…