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2012 for Ultra Global

2012 for Ultra Global

It’s been another ground-breaking year for the Ultra Global pod system. The system at Heathrow has carried over 500,000 passengers to date, with passengers continuing to rave about its speed,… Read the Rest→

Traffic Management: Road versus Rail

Traffic Management: Road versus Rail

Following the successful IRSE event at Heathrow in May 2012 an article was published in the September issue of The Rail Engineer magazine entitled “Traffic Management: Road versus Rail”.  Heathrow… Read the Rest→

Ultra recognised at UK National Transport Awards

Ultra recognised at UK National Transport Awards

At the award ceremony which took place in London on the 11th October, Ultra Global’s Heathrow pod was Highly Commended in the ‘Most Innovative Transport Project’ category of the National… Read the Rest→

The Business Olympics - A Manufacturing Showcase

The Business Olympics – A Manufacturing Showcase

During the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, a special exhibition was held at the Science Museum to showcase the UK’s expertise in manufacturing. The 39 businesses on display included… Read the Rest→

Ultra recognised at Light Rail Awards 2012

Ultra recognised at Light Rail Awards 2012

At the award ceremony which took place in London on the 3rd October, Ultra Global’s Heathrow pod was Highly Commended in the ‘UK Project’ category of the Light Rail Awards… Read the Rest→

BBC Today - Pod travel plan for Bristol enterprise zone

BBC Today – Pod travel plan for Bristol enterprise zone

Automated pods on a guided roadway may be used to transport workers around a multimillion-pound enterprise zone in Bristol. The city council is considering the plan for the business park… Read the Rest→

New Ultra stand at T5

New Ultra stand at T5

Visitors to the airline conference held at Terminal 5 last week were encouraged to try out the Heathrow pod system. Since opening in April 2011, Heathrow pod has carried nearly… Read the Rest→

Ultra wins Most Innovative Service award

Ultra wins Most Innovative Service award

Ultra Global has been announced as the winner of the Most Innovative Service at the Best in Britain awards of The Great Exhibition 2012. This follows on from success at… Read the Rest→

UK Tram publishes guidance notes for promoters of PRT

UK Tram publishes guidance notes for promoters of PRT

UK Tram has produced a general Guidance Note and a series of Advice Notes for promoters who are considering a Light rail, Ultra Light Rail or Personal Rapid Transit Scheme. … Read the Rest→

Ultra Global PRT’s Heathrow pod now starring at the Science Museum

Ultra Global PRT’s Heathrow pod now starring at the Science Museum

The Heathrow pod, created by Bristol’s Ultra Global PRT, will take a prime starring role in the Make it in Great Britain exhibition at London’s Science Museum. Ultra Global PRT… Read the Rest→