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Bicycles and Intelligent Transport Systems (BITS)
Newsletter February 2021
 
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BITS made good progress in second year of project

The project on Bicycles and ITS (BITS) had continued to achieve good results in the second year of its existence. We would hereby like to share an overview of our highlights in 2020 with you...

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Intelligent Transport Systems in the European Union: a new start?
 
The European Union has finally decided to act on the Intelligent Transport Systems legislation and drive forward this interesting thread of the transport sector. That’s very good news for BITS...

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Despite corona, still an increase in cycling in the Province of Antwerp in 2020

The Provincial Cycle Barometer of the Province of Antwerp analysed all cycle routes on the supra local functional cycle network. The number of cyclists, the cycle infrastructure and the...

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Working on safer traffic solutions for bicycles in Zwolle
 
The bicycle has proven to be a solution to challenges such as road congestion, pollution and health problems that threaten the quality of life in urban areas. More cycling data is needed to position...

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Bicycles and ITS: finding the right solutions for bike parking

As early as 2005, Ronald Jorna presented his research on automated bicycle parking: facilities without attendants where access is gained by means of electronic identification. This included...

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Best Practices
 
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Better flow for cyclists thanks to link with ITS technology

Thanks to a link between advanced cycling radar and smart traffic control systems, cyclists in Utrecht (NL) can now ride faster and safer through green lights. In the pilot...

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