- projectRevitalizing public space and public life by decreasing traffic congestion
December 11, 2013 // City of [Bike] for City Seminar, Istanbul, Turkey. Tolga İmamoğlu, EMBARQ Turkey Transport Engineer, presented a case study from Istanbul Technical University's campus at the seminar, held as part of EMBARQ Turkey's BikeLab project.
New analysis of four iconic cities shows that commuters can save millions of hours of travel time by shifting to bus rapid transit (BRT) systems. The report draws primarily from case studies conducted in Bogotá, Mexico City, Johannesburg and Istanbul. Findings point to BRT’s capacity to improve...
For more information, read the full EMBARQ report on Social, Environmental and Economic Impacts of Bus Rapid Transit.
- Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
EMBARQ Turkey, in partnership with Gehl Architects, has been working to revitalize the Historical Peninsula of Istanbul, a region of unique historic and cultural heritage.
Istanbul's world heritage-listed Historic Peninsula is internationally recognized for its outstanding universal value. Unfortunately, its rich heritage has been strangled by rapid and initially uncontrolled urban growth.