Monthly Archives: May 2012

FAAC buys Magnetic

Italian based FAAC continued its march through parking industry manufacturers by purchasing Magnetic AG.  From their News Release: On April 27th 2012 FAAC SpA completed the acquisition of Magnetic Autocontrol Group, a world  player in the domain of vehicle and … Continue reading

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Wow — Where did these guys come from?

I got a note from Khristian Gutierrez over at Unparalleled Parking, a new blog that is supported by the gang at Passport Parking. I took a look and what was the first thing I saw — “Sustainability in Parking.” OMG  … Continue reading

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Has the Global Warming Train Left the Station?

I read with interest Casey Jones’  entry at the Parking Matters Blog a couple of days ago.  Basically he is beating the global warming drum and touting the IPI’s support for all things sustainable. Fair Enough. However I think I … Continue reading

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Parking and the Arts — Broadway, that is

The BBC reported here what began as a pitch for a new book on parking and ended as a summary of what parking is like around the world.  A nice puff piece.  Check it out. What caught my eye was … Continue reading

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Welcome to ParkMe Blog – I’m Still a Skeptic – Different Topic

I have added the ParkMe blog to the list over on the left hand column. They write this week about the new light rail line that is opening up between downtown LA and Culver City, and its wonders.  There are … Continue reading

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