CONTINUE READING

News & Media

Browse By Category:

int(32)

PARTNERSHIP AIMS TO DEVELOP CYBERSECURITY SOLUTIONS TO PROMOTE TRANSIT RIDER SAFETY

(Windsor, Ontario, May 26, 2021) – The University of Windsor’s SHIELD Automotive Cybersecurity Centre of Excellence has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Canadian Urban Transit Research and Innovation Consortium (CUTRIC) to collaborate on innovative technology and knowledge mobilization designed to help public transit operators keep riders safe. According to SHIELD co-founders Mitra Mirhassani, a UWindsor electrical […]

May 26, 2021

BRAMPTON LAUNCHES WORLD’S LARGEST FLEET OF INTEROPERABLE BATTERY ELECTRIC BUSES

CUTRIC’s Pan-Canadian Electric Bus Demonstration and Integration Trial continues to break new ground as third city joins world-first deployment BRAMPTON, ON, MAY 3, 2021 – The Canadian Urban Transit Research and Innovation Consortium (CUTRIC) congratulates Brampton Transit on the deployment of the world’s largest fleet of interoperable and standardized battery electric buses (BEBs). The eight […]

May 3, 2021

LONDON TRANSIT ENGAGES CUTRIC TO GUIDE ZERO-EMISSION BUS ROLLOUT

The Canadian Urban Transit Research & Innovation Consortium (CUTRIC) is proud to announce that the London Transit Commission (LTC) has engaged CUTRIC’s Zero-Emission Bus (ZEB) Consulting Services to plan and implement its transit electrification strategy.   With LTC having already completed a preliminary feasibility assessment, Canada’s finest and largest team of data scientists is adopting […]

April 29, 2021

DR. JOSIPA PETRUNIC, PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF THE CANADIAN URBAN TRANSIT RESEARCH & INNOVATION CONSORTIUM (CUTRIC), RELEASED THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT RELATED TO THE GOVERNMENT OF CANADA’S BUDGET 2021

The Canadian Urban Transit Research & Innovation Consortium (CUTRIC) is Canada’s leading non-profit responsible for the development and commercialization of low-carbon transit. CUTRIC welcomes the Government of Canada’s Budget 2021 focused on protecting the health of Canadians while harnessing the COVID-19 recovery to create jobs and economic growth, more inclusive communities and an improved environment. […]

April 19, 2021

DR. JOSIPA PETRUNIC, PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF THE CANADIAN URBAN TRANSIT RESEARCH & INNOVATION CONSORTIUM, RELEASED THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT RELATED TO THE ONTARIO GOVERNMENT’S PROVINCIAL BUDGET:

The Ontario Government must stay focused on supporting the health of Ontarians through a third wave of COVID-19 with Budget 2021, and as vaccinations ramp up, they must also commit to use this people-first approach to guide the province’s economic recovery. The important work of rebuilding must start early and include targeted investments in public […]

March 24, 2021

DR. JOSIPA PETRUNIC, PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF THE CANADIAN URBAN TRANSIT RESEARCH & INNOVATION CONSORTIUM (CUTRIC), RELEASED THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT RELATED TO THE GOVERNMENT OF CANADA INVESTING TO ELECTRIFY TRANSIT SYSTEMS ACROSS THE COUNTRY:

Image of New Flyer Bus at the 2019 launch of CUTRIC’s Pan-Canadian Battery Electric Bus Demonstration & Integration Trial in Brampton ON Today’s investment by the federal government will allow transit agencies across the country to expedite the decarbonization of our transit systems to meet Canada’s ambitious climate goals. Zero-emission buses (ZEBs) will benefit Canadians […]

March 4, 2021

DR. JOSIPA PETRUNIC, PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF THE CANADIAN URBAN TRANSIT RESEARCH & INNOVATION CONSORTIUM (CUTRIC), RELEASED THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT RELATED TO THE GOVERNMENT OF CANADA’S HISTORIC INVESTMENT IN PUBLIC TRANSIT INFRASTRUCTURE:

CUTRIC, the non-profit responsible for the development and commercialization of low-carbon transit technologies, applauds the federal government’s historic public transit infrastructure investments to build a stronger economy and create jobs, a healthier environment and more inclusive communities to the benefit of all Canadians. This is exactly the type of leadership we need right now to […]

February 10, 2021