Every day hundreds of thousands of Viennese people are moving through the city. Many are walking, using public transport or the bicycle. This helps to make Vienna one of the cities with the highest quality of living worldwide. To ensure this does not change, the aim is to render over 80% of the trips climate-friendly by 2025. The Vienna Mobility Agency is working on this goal for the city of Vienna. (more…)
The province of Vorarlberg is a pioneer among the nine Austrian provinces when it comes to cycling traffic. Therefore it joined Cycling Competence Austria as a supporting member. In 2014, it led the ranking of Austrian provinces with a cycling traffic share of 16.3 percent. Vorarlberg is targeting an increase of the cycling traffic share to 20 percent by 2020. (more…)
Together with cycling experts from municipalities, provinces and ministries the experts at Verracon GmbH are working on transparent tools for decision-making and strategies for promoting cycling. Verracon experts are active in various fields ranging from supporting the creation of the pan-European master plan for cycling to regional cycling strategies and developing regional cycling networks for the day-to-day cycling traffic to the evaluation of individual cycling infrastructure measures.
MCS Maderna Cycle Systems develops conceps and new vehicles in the field of transportation design, B2B aswell as for privat clients. We attend consultation and development right to the ready for production pototype aswell as production to both, companies and private individuals. (more…)
A major European player in the cycle industry is Austrian: For decades, KTM has proven the bicycle manufacturing competence contained within its brand. In 2014, the KTM Fahrrad GmbH celebrated its 50th anniversary. Cycle technology has changed in many ways and made significant progress. Over those years, KTM has developed into one of the last remaining full-range providers. But one thing has not changed: KTM is still making Bikes – Made in Austria. (more…)
Stay dry, enjoy your life to the full, even if it’s pouring outside. RAINCOMBI makes it possible. Put on quickly, without taking off your shoes, RAINCOMBI protects the whole body from water and wind. The innovative rain overall was designed especially for cyclists. Its optimised cut for extra mobility, small weight (app. 430g) and pack size make RAINCOMBI a perfect rain gear also for Hiking, Nordic Walking and other outdoor activities.
Bike Citizens focuses on cycling promotion, app technology and data analysis for cities. The company has been founded in 2011 by two bike couriers and now employs up to 25 people in Graz and Berlin, having further expansion plans for Europe and the US. Their main concern is to offer people more orientation and safety with their urban cycling app that includes turn-by-turn navigation, tracking options and voice guidance.
How do you get people to cycle more often? Which are the most efficient communication measures? Which strategic subject matters can propel a cycling movement? The agency katapult is developing both efficient strategies as well as comprehensive communication and advertising campaigns for “sustainable mobility”. Apart from the corporate design for the Radlobby Österreich and communication strategies, the projects for the mobility agency of the city of Vienna warrant particular mention.
The independent Austrian solution for e-bike rentals at KALOVEO offers significant advantages for companies, hotels and tourism associations. The seasonal rental concept helps avoid cost-intensive investments. KALOVEO is taking care of regular maintenance and insurance – completely worry-free, all-inclusive. The technical advancement of e-bikes continues to be very dynamic. The performance of batteries and motors is improving annually. (more…)
Ziegler Außenanlagen GmbH is based in Austria since 2006. It offers roofing solutions ranging from bicycle shelters to bicycle garages and carports to bus shelters as well as various solutions for open space design. Urban furniture, cycle parking systems, waste disposal solutions and cycle locking systems complement the product range. Over the last years, Ziegler has committed itself mainly to cycle mobility – especially also electronic mobility – and is offering very varied and also individual solutions. (more…)
Lawyer Johannes Pepelnik has been advising on cycling law for over ten years on all legally relevant levels: From traffic accidents to legal advice for the 6,000 members of Radlobby, to courses for racing cycle trainers and cycle mechanics. Johannes Pepelnik is also giving lectures at industry events of the research association FSV, at the traffic rights day, the Velo-city conference and the Technical University Vienna. (more…)
From its sites in Upper Austria, Vienna and Luxembourg the interdisciplinary team of komobile is developing cycle traffic solutions for national and international customers. Komobile is creating cycle traffic concepts, supports the development of strategies and offers municipalities and regions individual consultation in developing and implementing measures. As part of research projects komobile is multiplying knowledge about cycle traffic and multi-modality. (more…)
The engineering office Planoptimo Köll based in Reith near Seefeld in Tirol was founded in 1995. It operates in the fields of traffic analysis, traffic planning, traffic engineering and project planning for roads. Among other things this includes drawing up large- and small-scale cycle traffic concepts, planning cycle routes and giving special consideration to cycle traffic in planning traffic signal controls. Cycle traffic concepts created by the engineering office Köll, (more…)
The interdisciplinary mobility research team of FGM-AMOR is carrying out research, consulting and implementation in the field of “soft mobility”. Given its participation in more than 100 EU projects, FGM-AMOR has unique access to pan-European research and development networks within the transport and mobility sector. (more…)
Having been founded in 1984 HERRY Consult can now make use of many competences and references in the field of cycling: Based on nationwide as well as target-group oriented mobility surveys, HERRY Consult has a comprehensive understanding of the mobility behaviour of the Austrian population in general, as well as specific groups. Particular focus is placed on “active mobility”. (more…)
The Cycle Competence sponsoring member klimaaktiv mobil is an initiative by the ministry for quality of life in Austria (BMLFUW) for climate-friendly mobility and to promote environmental-friendly vehicles as well as electronic mobility. With klimaaktiv mobil the BMLFUW is making an important contribution to reducing CO2 emissions, helps the economy and creates “green jobs”. (more…)
Innovametall Stahl- und Metallbau GmbH based in Linz has been active in the urban furnishing segment as well as residential and project construction for decades. Over the last years, we have been working intensively to find new and innovative solutions specially for the segment of bicycle infrastructure. The result is SAFETYDOCK®. In 2010, it became part of Innovametall’s extensive offerings in high-quality bicycle stands, shelters and cycle service stations. (more…)
Als Wiener Planungs- und Beratungsunternehmen arbeiten und forschen Rosinak & Partner in den Kompetenzfeldern Verkehrsplanung & Verkehrstechnik, Infrastrukturplanung, Raum & Mobilität, Umwelt sowie Kommunikation. Dabei ist wichtig, diese Felder zu verknüpfen und als Schnittstellenwissen nutzbar zu machen. (more…)
Innovative basic and applied research made the Interfaculty Department of Geoinformatics (University of Salzburg) a well-established and internationally renowned competence center for spatial information. As one of eight research groups the GI Mobility Lab works at the intersection of GI Science and mobility research. (more…)
The high-performance, handmade and light folding bike VELLO was designed in 2014 in Vienna especially for the city. Sophisticated innovations allow for maximum efficiency and comfort. With its 20 inch wheel the VELLO is very manoeuvrable. An innovative folding mechanism means it can be folded-up in seconds and then wheeled along which makes it easier to take it into lifts or onto public transport. (more…)
WOOM has set new quality standards for children’s bicycles in its role as full-range supplier with the slogan “The better bike for kids!”. The bicycles were designed from scratch with attention to detail tailored to the needs of children. They are produced in all child sizes from light, high-quality aluminium. Safety, ergonomics, handling, design, non-toxicity and sustainability are features of WOOM Bikes. (more…)