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Vanessa Kovacevic
The last time you, my fellow LTT readers, heard from me in this column I was on the verge of retirement. In order to keep my mind active, I recently... continue
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People/people
Eddie Wilson will take up the new post of professor of modelling and simulation within the Transportation Research Group at the University of... continue
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Comment
Across much of Britain it is fair to say that public transport retailing is stuck in the 19th century, with paper tickets and cash payment.... continue
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Regular news
A two-stage revamp to the DfT’s transport appraisal guidance is needed to eliminate errors in the way journey time savings delivered by new... continue
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Consultants are being invited to bid to manage TRICS,  the national trip rate database for new developments. TRICS (Trip Rate Information... continue
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Viewpoint
Keith Buchan, MTRU
Whether Transport modelling (and appraisal) is art or science is a subject that provokes lively debate. But the more fundamental and important... continue
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Letters to the editor
You reported quite correctly that, at your excellent debate at Modelling World, I said the science-art debate is “completely irrelevant”... continue
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Letters to the editor
Alan Wenban-Smith, Urban and Regional Policy, Birmingham
From your report of the recent Modelling World conference it appears that Peter Mackie of the Institute for Transport Studies, University of Leeds... continue
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Letters to the editor
John Bates, Independent consultant, Abington, Oxon
Attending the successful and stimulating Modelling World conference last week, one couldn’t help but be struck by the more or less universal... continue
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In brief
A new tool to gauge residents’ views about the walkability of their streets has been launched by TRL. ‘Ratemystreet’ uses Google... continue
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Regular news
Art or science? That was the question that provided the basis for a firey – but ultimately good-natured – discussion at last week’s... continue
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Five key themes that are changing the face of passenger travel will be explored at a new event in September being organised by LTT. The Travel 2020... continue
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Regular news
A new website to enable public transport users to make complaints about services and lobby for improvements is to be launched at the end of this... continue
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Regular news
Transport for London is making data on London’s Underground, bus and river services available online so that web developers can use it to... continue
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Articles
Peter Davidson, Consultant.
“One thing that amazes me is that the question of where transport modelling is going seldom seems to be addressed,” says consultant Peter... continue
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Variable demand modelling Thinking bigger with microsimulation
Variable demand modelling (VDM) is the process used to predict and quantify changes in travel demand resulting from a change in the transport system... continue
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Martin Bach and Miles Logie, Minnerva.
Developing transport models is expensive, and the current ‘difficult’ times mean that this is a situation that we must make the best of... continue
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Typically, people movers are fully automated guideway transportation systems, i.e. driverless vehicles for personal rapid transport (PRT). These... continue
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David Simmonds, David Simmonds Consultancy.
Travel time savings, estimated on the assumption of unchanging land uses, are a major component of WebTAG economic efficiency appraisals, explains... continue
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Keyvan Rahmatabadi, AECOM
Transport Planning, and in particular transport modelling, is a very young profession.  One may suggest transport planning as a profession, in... continue
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