From 27 January onwards, you can check in with your OV chipkaart (public transport pass) to board the RE18 train line, which will take you from Maastricht to Aachen in under an hour. Whether your journey to Aachen is for work or for pleasure, travelling across the border has never been easier.
Over the past year, the station area in Wyck has been given a new look. Bicycles disappeared into the underground bicycle-parking facilities and the street-level station area was redeveloped. The redevelopment of the station area will continue in 2019. The bus stop for international buses on Meerssenerweg will be moved. Dutch Railways (NS) will renovate the railway station and will work with the municipality and ProRail to build an indoor scooter parking facility inside the station building. The scooter parking facility is expected to open to the public in mid-2019.
Het Nederlandse hoofdkantoor van Otis zit in Utrecht, maar het bekende Amerikaanse bedrijf voor liften en roltrappen is actief over de hele wereld. In Limburg zijn dagelijks tientallen monteurs van Otis onderweg. Cyril Lambermon, Supply Chain manager bij Otis, vertelt over zijn ervaringen met Maastricht Bereikbaar op het gebied van slimmer werken en efficiënter plannen.
Each year, we hold a survey on sustainable mobility among the employees of the approximately 30 employers who are associated with us. With this effect measurement, we evaluate the campaigns, products, and services that we organized with or for the employers in 2018. The employees were asked questions such as: Have you travelled smarter? Are you contributing to a better environment and improved personal vitality?
Keeping your car tyres at the right tyre pressure ensures safer, cheaper, and more sustainable driving, because your tyres last longer and you use less fuel. At the end of 2018, Maastricht Bereikbaar and the Stichting Band op Spanning foundation organized five campaigns during which motorists could have their tyres checked and set to the right pressure.