Buses in the cloud: How a pair of Longford schoolfriends grew to modernise New York’s public transport
Six years on from founding CitySwift, Brian O’Rourke and Alan Farrelly explain how they developed AI to optimise bus fleets, sold it to the UK’s major operators and are now going international – having raised funds from A-list investors including Ryanair’s founding family along the way.
A bailout beckons: How Covid-19 has smashed Ireland’s army of transport semi-states
Covid-19 has smashed transport companies, and social distancing will make many of them non-viable. Governments have rushed to the aid of a small number of favoured companies. Could the end result be a re-nationalisation of the transport industry?