News and information about the Ukrainian and international ITS industry.

August 6, 2018

Ukrainian hardware company VIS is ready to become a consortium partner for World Bank’s WIM project in Ukraine

Until September 20th, an international tender is open for WiM (Weight-in-Motion) Supply and Installation project in Ukraine, designed by the Ukriane State Road Agency in cooperation with the World Bank. More details may be found in our earlier publication here. One of ITS Ukraine members, the experienced and reliable Ukrainian hardware company VIS (Weight Measuring Systems, […]

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August 6, 2018

NextBike dockless bicycle sharing system is launching in Kyiv

Nextbike, a Germany-based international bicycle rental company, is to launch its service in Kyiv in mid-August. The company announced the decision on Aug. 1, publishing on its website a map of 27 locations in Ukraine’s capital city where people will be able to rent a bike, reports Kyivpost. Most of the rental stations will be located […]

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September 20, 2016

Odessa Trolleybus: invitation to tender

Supply of low-floor trolleybuses, facilities for washing of trolleybuses and related services This Invitation for Tenders follows the General Procurement Notice Ref 7990-GPN-47902 for this project, which was published on the EBRD website, Procurement Notices (www.ebrd.com) on 07 September, 2015. Communal Enterprise „Odesmiskelektrotrans“, hereinafter referred to as “the Purchaser”, intends to use part of the […]

European ITS News, International ITS News
July 15, 2016

Stakeholders invited to discuss proposed new rules for inter-city transport routes

The Ministry of Infrastructure has invited transport stakeholders for consultations on the deregulation and liberalization of the passenger transport sector (interregional, inter-city and suburban road traffic). You can register via a link in the article, or by emailing Victor (see text below) http://mtu.gov.ua/news/27299.html — announcement — Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine invites all interested persons […]

News, News from ITS Ukraine
June 21, 2016

Large-scale road building planned for Ukraine

Groisman announces large-scale reconstruction of roads totalling billions of dollars In the spring of 2017 large-scale construction of roads will begin, according to a briefing by Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman. “I’d like to see in the spring of 2017 we start full-scale reconstruction of Ukrainian roads,” – he said. According to Groisman, he estimates the cost of such […]

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June 2, 2016

Government Sacks Head of National Road Agency

News: Cabinet has dismissed the head of “Ukravtodor” The Cabinet of Ministers on June 1 dismissed the head of “Ukravtodor” Andrei Batishcheva. No successor has been announced. Ukravtodor is the agency responsible for managing the nations road network, so the announcement is likely to affect the previous call for Road Safety consultancy (http://its-ukraine.org/request-expressions-interest-ukraine-road-sector-development-project/) “Сменено руководство […]

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January 2, 2016

Improved traffic management for Odessa?

According to a post at OddessaBlogger.com, “Sergey Dubenko, head of the Odessa City Council working group to improve traffic management group has now announced that Odessa will adopt “European norms” regarding the speed limits within the city.  The maximum speed will be officially reduced from 60 kph (as used in Russia and Belarus) to 50 […]

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November 20, 2015

UAROADS Road quality data for travel planning

Driving in Ukraine is unlike driving in the EU – its a unique experience. That is, uniquely bad. Years of neglect have left most roads in a desperate state of disrepair and corruption within the institutions of State responsible for road building/maintenance means that even when repair work is done it is often under-funded and […]

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