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Articles on trending topics in the mobility industry, news from the world of the "Combined Power for Mobility" partners and reports about our activities at shows and events – learn what's on our minds and what drives us. In addition, we inform you about new products in our solution world as well as the latest features and functions.

Individual, Intermodal and Congestion-free Mobility in Ingolstadt (Germany)
Individual, Intermodal and Congestion-free Mobility in Ingolstadt (Germany)

With its latest app relaunch, Ingolstadt’s transport company INVG is taking a big step towards offering its passengers Mobility as a Service. One important goal is to reduce the high density of traffic on the city's streets.

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Hacon, eos.uptrade and Ray Sono to Deliver Next-Generation BVG App
Hacon, eos.uptrade and Ray Sono to Deliver Next-Generation BVG App

The BVG’s flagship app ‘Fahrinfo’ will soon combine travel information, route planning and ticketing even more efficiently and conveniently. Hacon, eos.uptrade and Ray Sono are creating an all-round package for seamless mobility in Berlin.

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CapMetro's Trip Planner Adds Pickup On-Demand Service from Via
CapMetro's Trip Planner Adds Pickup On-Demand Service from Via

In addition to Capital Metro’s fixed-route services, the HAFAS-based CapMetro trip planner will now automatically present riders with additional options for on-demand transit or a combination of both.

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Siemens Mobility completes acquisition of Sqills
Siemens Mobility completes acquisition of Sqills

Together with Hacon, eos.uptrade, Bytemark and Padam Mobility, Sqills will become part of an interconnected software portfolio where a wide variety of services for public transport are brought together.

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Sustainble Mobility: Will MaaS replace private car use?
Sustainble Mobility: Will MaaS replace private car use?

In this article, Robert Bichsel, Product Owner for MaaS at Siemens Mobility, and Svenja Katharina Weiß, Marketing Coordinator at Hacon, shed light on the relationship between private cars and Mobility as a Service (MaaS).

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Hacon Develops Open Mobility Platform for Deutsche Telekom
Hacon Develops Open Mobility Platform for Deutsche Telekom

In a Europe-wide tender, Deutsche Telekom has chosen Hacon to develop a new mobility platform. The Siemens subsidiary based in Hannover, Germany, will provide the platform including apps for web, Android and iOS by June 2022.

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Nationwide MaaS platform for Spain with Hacon technology
Nationwide MaaS platform for Spain with Hacon technology

Siemens Mobility and everis have been awarded a 5-year contract by Renfe, the national railway company of Spain. After the Netherlands, Spain is the next European country to establish a countrywide, intelligent Mobility as a Service platform.

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Hacon Welcomes Padam Mobility to the Siemens Mobility Family
Hacon Welcomes Padam Mobility to the Siemens Mobility Family

Siemens Mobility has announced that it has acquired Padam Mobility, Software as a Service (SaaS) provider for on-demand and paratransit software solutions, headquartered in Paris, France. The acquisition intensifies Siemens Mobility's commitment and engagement in the field of intermodal mobility solutions.

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Hacon and eos.uptrade Join with Public Transport Community at Virtual Mobility Summit 2021
Hacon and eos.uptrade Join with Public Transport Community at Virtual Mobility Summit 2021

The Mobility Summit 2021 provided a 360-degree outlook on the future of mobility with a strong focus on how to reshape the mobility landscape after the pandemic. A panel of experts discussed how the COVID-19 crisis could be a big chance for public transportation.

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Siemens Mobility, Hacon and eos.uptrade to develop Mobility as a Service (MaaS) platform for the Netherlands
Siemens Mobility, Hacon and eos.uptrade to develop Mobility as a Service (MaaS) platform for the Netherlands

Siemens Mobility will sign a contract in the Netherlands with the joint venture RiVier (NS, HTM and RET) to develop a countrywide, intelligent Mobility as a Service (MaaS) platform. The technological core of the MaaS platform is supplied by Siemens Mobility subsidiaries Hacon and eos.uptrade.

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Public Transport in Switzerland: Pilot project on compensation for delays - with technology from Hacon
Public Transport in Switzerland: Pilot project on compensation for delays - with technology from Hacon

On behalf of Alliance SwissPass, the SBB has conducted a pilot test on delay compensation. The pilot project was also a first for a new Hacon product: The HAFAS Time Machine supports transport companies in efficiently managing passenger rights.

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And the Winner is… Hubi!
And the Winner is… Hubi!

Under the leadership of Stadtwerke Osnabrück, the research project was honored with the 2020 German Mobility Award: The “Germany – Land of Ideas” initiative and the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure awarded HUB CHAIN as a flagship project for intermodal mobility.

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Smart Algorithms for Safe Distancing: RMV Introduces Occupancy Forecast
Smart Algorithms for Safe Distancing: RMV Introduces Occupancy Forecast

Based on big data technologies and self-learning algorithms, HaCon and Siemens Mobility have joined together to develop software that predicts passenger numbers. The first customer, the German transport association Rhein-Main-Verkehrsverbund (RMV), has implemented the system.

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Check-in/Be-out (CiBo) Premiere in Germany
Check-in/Be-out (CiBo) Premiere in Germany

For the first time in Germany, CiBo ticketing including best-price guarantee will be put into live operation in public transport. HaCon subsidiary eos.uptrade is implementing the innovative system for users of the intermodal routing app VOSpilot powered by HaCon.

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Multimodal Mobility Platform for Zurich – Using New Mobility Smartly
Multimodal Mobility Platform for Zurich – Using New Mobility Smartly

A new multimodal mobility platform, developed by HaCon on behalf of the city Zurich, will soon help residents and travelers find and choose the most efficient means of transportation.

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Trip and Train Planning from a Single Source at Irish Rail
Trip and Train Planning from a Single Source at Irish Rail

The Irish railway operator Iarnród Éireann will soon benefit from the comprehensive portfolio of HaCon solutions: In addition to offering an updated HAFAS-based trip planner to its passengers, Irish Rail will be using TPS for its train and capacity planning.

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Intermodal Mobility Platform for Andorra
Intermodal Mobility Platform for Andorra

Forces Elèctriques d'Andorra, FEDA in short, has selected Siemens, HaCon and eos.uptrade to deploy an intermodal mobility platform for Andorra. The project aims to support the country’s sustainability goals, such as reducing CO2 emissions and promoting multimodal transport.  

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