In many emerging markets, the performance of the road freight industry is too weak to unleash its full potential in contributing to social and economic development. While every market has its own specific structure and characteristics, those emerging markets experience … Continúa leyendo Road freight reform in emerging markets
The on-demand strategy mobility services aims to provide a better transport service in areas with low demand, and so with a reduced offer, while guaranteeing greater efficiency in the use of resources. The on-demand transport passengers must give prior notice … Continúa leyendo Is it time for the on-demand mobility services?
Cities account for more than 55 percent of the world’s population, as part of a rapidly growing trend that forces us to face challenges in every aspect of urban society: real estate and rental prices are increasing, urban mobility is … Continúa leyendo What is Urban Mobility learning from COVID-19?
An innovative methodology to find out ALG has developed a new project assessment tool called Quick Check Methodology (QCM), which will help the most ambitious infrastructure development initiative in Africa —the Programme for Infrastructure Development in Africa (PIDA)— assess highly-complex … Continúa leyendo Is your cross-border infrastructure project ready for financing?
In a few years many Spanish highway concessions will expire. In fact, some concessions already expired in 2018 and earlier in 2019, and there is a pressing need to rethink the infrastructure development model.Historically, the construction of new infrastructures in … Continúa leyendo How are we going to fund these wonderful Spanish highways?
Big cities are undergoing major changes in the way citizens behave, and mobility is a good example. Nowadays, transport-sharing companies are flooding cities with cars, motorcycles, bicycles and even scooters. However, the private car seems to remain untouchable. Car ownership … Continúa leyendo Is digitalisation truly useful for urban mobility?
The new BRT system project in Dakar was officially launched by the Minister of Infrastructure, Land Transport and Development of Senegal on 18 September 2018. The new Dakar BRT service is the first system of its kind in French-speaking Africa, … Continúa leyendo The new Dakar BRT
The Channel Tunnel is 50.5 km-long railway tunnel under the English Channel, linking Folkestone in Kent (UK) with Coquelles in Pas de Calais (France), operated by Eurotunnel under a concession from the British and French Governments that runs until 2086. … Continúa leyendo The Channel Tunnel. Success or failure?