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The Highways Agency has awarded a number of contracts for future major road schemes.  Winners of the four-month design services and traffic... continue
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Thousands of drivers a week are receiving penalty charge notices (PCNs) for ignoring an experimental ban on general traffic crossing a bridge in York... continue
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Leicestershire County Council has invited consultants to bid for the provision of transport and land use planning modelling advice. There are three... continue
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Intelligent Health’s ‘My best move’ training programme for GPs emphasises the role that physical activity – including active... continue
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Andrew Forster
It may be pushing it to suggest that the humble pedestrian is an endangered species but official figures do not make happy reading for those who... continue
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Letters to the editor
Vanessa Kovacevic, Suffolk IP28
I am delighted that you found so much space to report the results of the Highways Agency’s POPE post-opening meta-study of major road schemes... continue
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Many  road scheme costs are underestimated, Atkins reports.  Only half (34) of 67 projects ended up costing within +/-15% of the predicted... continue
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Peak hour journey time savings delivered by major road schemes usually turn out to be  lower than forecast, says Atkins. A statistical test... continue
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Andrew Forster
Many traffic forecasts for major road schemes are inaccurate, with modellers appearing to have particular difficulty predicting traffic levels on new... continue
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Consultants are bidding for contracts to assist the Airports Commission in appraising the shortlisted options for airport expansion. The Commission... continue
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Andrew Forster
The GOvernment’s Airports Commission has adopted a new approach to forecasting air passenger demand, which one analyst believes could have... continue
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The DfT is commissioning consultants to develop forecasting models for freight and passenger traffic through the UK’s ports. The last port... continue
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Consultant Atkins is undertaking a £50,000 project for the DfT on ways to improve the National Transport Model.  The Department currently... continue
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Northern Ireland’s Department for Regional Development is strengthening its transport planning and modelling capabilities.  The DRD is to... continue
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The DfT has awarded Landmark Information Group a contract for just over £86,000 to supply car park data for use in the Transport Direct portal.... continue
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The DfT has revealed how it adjusts transport scheme benefit:cost ratios (BCRs) to reflect a project’s impact on matters such as journey time... continue
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The DfT has revealed how it adjusts transport scheme benefit:cost ratios (BCRs) to reflect a project’s impact on matters such as journey time... continue
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David Hytch, Transport for Greater Manchester’s information systems director, has left the organisation. In a statement, Hytch said: “I... continue
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Letters to the editor
Chas Ball, Chief executive, Car Plus Trust, Leeds LS11
Peter Headicar makes an excellent case for reducing commuting by car through workplace travel plans (LTT 19 Dec 13). This is an issue we would like... continue
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Thanks to our Ukrainian correspondent for sending in this image of a tram timetable from the city of Krivoy Rog. In case you’re having... continue
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