Category: Roads/Highways

GMC trucks to deploy adaptive cruise control system 0

GMC trucks to deploy adaptive cruise system

Adaptive cruise control system allows trucks to automatically adjust speed to maintain a set distance behind the vehicle ahead. Automaker General Motors Co’s truck brand GMC said on Friday its 2020 Sierra large pickup trucks will have an adaptive cruise...

Thousands of stranded vehicles cleared along Jammu-Srinagar National Highway 0

Thousands of stranded Vehicles cleared

The highway was reopened for vehicles early Wednesday after a 15-hour clearance operation but a fresh slide and intermittent shooting of stones hampered the movement of traffic, the officials said. BANIHAL/JAMMU: Thousands of stranded...

Truck develops technical snag on ghat road, traffic hit 0

Truck develops technical snag on ghat road

Vehicular traffic between Tamil Nadu and Karnataka was halted for more than two hours on Monday after a container truck developed technical snag on Dimbam ghat road. Vehicular traffic between Tamil Nadu and Karnataka...

Opinion: How IoT is transforming transportation industry 0

IoT is transforming transportation industry

Older vehicles are being replaced with ‘smart trucks’, using Machine-to-Machine (M2M) / Internet of Things (IoT) systems and cellular communications technologies to transmit essential information for management of today’s fleet operations. By Rishi Bhatnagar-...

KPT should develop separate Dock System: Assocham paper 0

KPT should develop separate Dock System

The paper also suggested that since KPT does not permit transhipment cargo, thus either Dhamra Port or Ennore Port should be developed as transhipment ports. Kolkata Port Trust (KPT) should develop separate Dock System...

Parties Demand Immediate Rollback Of Toll Tax On Srinagar-Jammu Highway 0

Immediate Rollback Of Toll Tax On Highway

A newly constructed toll plaza on the four-lane highway at Sangam in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district was recently made operational to collect Toll Tax from vehicles passing through it. Political parties in Kashmir today...

Jammu-Srinagar National Highway shut after landslide hits Ramban 0

Jammu-Srinagar National Highway shut

Due to the landslide, the state traffic police has restricted the National Highway movement of vehicles, leaving scores of commuters stranded. The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway was closed on Thursday following a landslide at Digdole...

NHAI starts levying road tax in Kashmir 0

NHAI starts levying Road Tax in Kashmir

NHAI started levying taxes on the vehicles moving on Srinagar-Jammu National Highway at toll plaza set up at Charsoo, Kachachkot here in south Kashmir. National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) on Tuesday started levying...

After muted TOT response, NHAI toys with equity offer to raise funds 0

NHAI toys with equity offer to raise funds

NHAI is working on re-bundling the second round of TOT auction, the new funding model seeks to garner interest from Indian investors and foreign institutional investors for greenfield projects. NEW DELHI: The National Highway...