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Traffic & Transport Software Directory 2010-11

Traffic & Transport Software Directory 2010-11

Welcome to the fourth edition of Local Transport Today’s Traffic & Transport Software Directory, published ahead of our Modelling World 2010 conference on 17 June. With over 150 individual software entries in eight specific categories, this year's directory is our most comprehensive to... continue

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Index : Software A-Z

The A-Z includes Traffic and Transportation Modelling, Accessibility and Travel opportunity models, as well as Highway Design, Data Collection, Passenger Transport and Urban Design software.  If there are any out of date entries, or incorrect information, please contact us, and we'll rectify... continue

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PEARS

(Program for the Economic Assessment of Road Schemes) Product description: PEARS, interfaces with standard outputs from traffic microsimulation models.  Carries out trip-based assessment of changes in travel time and vehicle operating costs. Costs of a trip-based assessment are derived by... continue

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NESA

(Network Evaluation from Surveys & Assignment) Product description: Scottish equivalent of COBA. Undertakes economic evaluations of road improvement schemes using fixed trip matrix analysis.  Compares costs of providing road scheme with benefits derived by users in terms of travel time,... continue

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TPS Survey Manager

Supplier contact details: Travel Plan Services, The Old Garage 1 Kings Close Ossett, Wakefield WF5 8QU T: 01924 272 997 E: www.travelplanservices.co.uk... continue

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Accessibilitymaps

Product description: accessibilitymaps® is the world’s leading provider of accessibility intelligence, offering the most comprehensive collection of accessibility maps and accessibility, transport, equity and economic assessment methodologies and analytical techniques available anywhere... continue

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Visual Transport Modeller (Visual-tm)

Product description: Visual-tm is a fully integrated modelling workbench for the transport planner that can model transport solutions to forecast demand ridership and revenue, justify them for business case funding, set and monitor transport targets. The latest version contains everything you need... continue

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ROUTEMAPPER

Supplier contact details: www.ibigroup.com www.routemapper.net... continue

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TUBA

(Transport User Benefit Analysis) Product description: TUBA has been developed for the DfT by Mott MacDonald to undertake economic appraisals for multimodal transport schemes. TUBA undertakes matrix-based economic appraisal with either fixed or variable trip matrices in accordance with the... continue

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QUADRO

(QUeues And Delays at ROadworks) Product description: QUADRO is a DfT computer program maintained and distributed by TRL. The purpose of the program is to provide a method of assessing the total cost of major road maintenance works. This can include direct costs such as resurfacing and... continue

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INCA

(INcident Cost benefit Analysis) Product description: INCA is a spreadsheet-based program developed for the DfT by Mott MacDonald for calculating delays and travel time variability costs and benefits relating to traffic incidents. The software estimates the benefits that may arise from remedial... continue

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COBA

(COst Benefit Analysis) Product description: COBA is a DfT program maintained and distributed by TRL. COBA compares the cost of providing road schemes with the benefits derived by road users in terms of time, vehicle operating costs and accidents and expresses the results in terms of a monetary... continue

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KEYPOINT

Supplier contact details: Cambridge Software Publishing Denny Lodge Business Park, Ely Road Chittering, Cambridge CB25 9PH T: 01223 815 210 E: www.camsp.com... continue

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URBANISM – TRANSPORT MOVEMENT & STREETS MOBILE

Date current version released: September 2008 Support offered: UrbanISM is currently in-house software offered through Urban Initiatives consultancy services Supplier details: Urban Initiatives, 1 Fitzroy Square, London W1T 5HE T: 020 7380 4545 E: continue

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URBANISM

(Integrated Spatial Model) Product description: Urban ISM is designed to guide the masterplanning and infrastructure planning process. Generative urbanism underpins the system where public transport accessibility and pattern of routes drives the urban form, and by definition, urban intensity. The... continue

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URBAN MOVEMENT GRID

Product description: Urban Movement Grid is Urban  Initiatives documented approach to street network planning and design. Our software assesses the performance of the whole network based on the spatial configuration of streets and their function. Through a series of spatial metrics, the... continue

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URBANVALUE

Supplier contact details: Space Syntax Limited, 4 Huguenot Place, Heneage Street, London, E1 5LN T: 0207 422 7600 E: www.spacesyntax.com... continue

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NOVUS

Supplier contact details: Trapeze Group, The Mill, Staverton Wiltshire BA14 6PH T: 01225 784 200 E: www.trapezegroup.co.uk... continue

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MON/MDC

Supplier contact details: Trapeze Group, The Mill, Staverton Wiltshire BA14 6PH T: 01225 784 200 E: www.trapezegroup.co.uk... continue

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MIA INTERNET JOURNEY PLANNER

Supplier contact details: Trapeze Group, The Mill, Staverton Wiltshire BA14 6PH T: 01225 784 200 E: .uk www.trapezegroup.co.uk... continue

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MIA EMS

Supplier contact details: Trapeze Group, The Mill, Staverton Wiltshire BA14 6PH T: 01225 784 200 E: www.trapezegroup.co.uk... continue

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FLEX

Supplier contact details: Trapeze Group, The Mill, Staverton Wiltshire BA14 6PH T: 01225 784 200 E: www.trapezegroup.co.uk... continue

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MIA BATCH JOURNEY PLANNER

Supplier contact details: Trapeze Group, The Mill, Staverton Wiltshire BA14 6PH T: 01225 784 200 E: www.trapezegroup.co.uk... continue

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CONCESSIONARY TRAVEL

Supplier contact details: Trapeze Group, The Mill, Staverton Wiltshire BA14 6PH T: 01225 784 200 E: www.trapezegroup.co.uk... continue

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CITYCAD

Product description: CityCAD is a new city information Modelling application designed for modelling urban design and master planning projects from 1ha up to over 1000ha in size. It is a parametric tool which automatically estimates floor areas, unit numbers and a range of planning, movement... continue

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UNIPRINT - SMARTCARD ENCODING SYSTEM

Product description: UniPrint allows Local Authority TCAs to locally encode and print travel passes, specifically for the ENCTS Freedom Pass but also for a variety of other service concession such as School passes, Library and Leisure. It is used in combination with the Unicard- CMS. Fully... continue

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UNICARD MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

Product description: The CMS allows online management and tracking of concessionary transport cards by Local Authorities. In two minutes an operator can register a cardholder, scan and store documents, photographs, award a concession and request a card. Fully compliant with the DFT specifications,... continue

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BUSDRIVER QDATA

Supplier contact details: QV Associates, 54 New Street, Worcester WR1 2DL T: 01905 613 527 E: www.qvassociates.com... continue

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LT ENTERPRISE

Product description: LT Enterprise is a next-generation integrated passenger transport scheduling solution, covering all aspects of Vehicle and Passenger Scheduling, Routing, Vehicle Tracking and Mobile Communications. Flexibility, scalability and ease of use come as standard with LT Enterprise, as... continue

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IVU SUITE

Product description: The IVU.Suite offers operating companies and transport authorities an integrated toolset for network and timetable planning, vehicle and crew scheduling, vehicle and crew dispatch, fleet management, passenger information, ticketing and quality management. IVU has over 30 years... continue

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HASTUS

Product description: GIRO’s HASTUS solution offers comprehensive applications and innovative tools for improved planning and scheduling, operations, customer information, and analysis. HASTUS software combines operations research optimisation techniques and powerful data management tools to... continue

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I-CONNEX

Product description: Bus operators and bus passengers receive up to date information as to where buses are and predictions as to where they will be. They also receive other useful information like live ‘over the air’ CCTV images, vehicle telematics information and fully capable on bus... continue

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EASYSCHED

Product description: easySCHED is a GIS-driven tool for the management of TransXChange timetable data and Electronic Bus Service Registrations by bus operators and local authorities. Designed for compatibility with a wide range of map data, including ADP’s easyGIS, it enables the user to... continue

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EASYNAPTAN

Product description: easyNaPTAN is a GIS-driven tool for the management of NaPTAN data by local authorities. Compatible with Ordnance Survey, ESRI and other map data, including ADP’s easyGIS, it allows the user to modify geographic locations, edit data fields and build hierarchies of stops,... continue

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Card Management System

Supplier contact details:   T: 01202 850 810... continue

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CARSHARE ONLINE

Product description: CarShare Online is for organisations wanting to promote car sharing amongst their staff - to encourage ‘green travel’. CarShare Online allows employees wishing to share journeys to contact others who live near to them and who travel at similar times of day. It... continue

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CITYPLANNER

Supplier contact details: Travel Information Systems, Grand Union House, 20 Kentish Town Road London NW1 9NX T: 020 7428 1288 E: www.travelinfosystems.com... continue

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EMERGE

Product description: eMerge is a web-based application providing live traffic and travel information extracted directly from the Comet UTMC traffic management system. Date current version released: January 2007 (version 4) Support offered: User group meets three times a year. Support desk offers... continue

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CTX

Supplier contact details: Shaunsoft Ltd, Unit 18 Blencathra Business Centre, Threlkeld, Keswick Cumbria CA12 4TR Tim Draper  T: 01768 779 988 E: www.shaunsoft.com... continue

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RIDESHARK

Product description: RideShark is a sophisticated GIS-based rideshare matching system first developed in North America and now available in the UK. Based on a Microsoft platform RideShark is one of the most user-friendly systems available. It matches for carpool partners as well as bike, walking... continue

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MULTIFLOW

Product description: Multiflow is a dedicated travel plan management application. It is a web-based application that provides a framework for developing a travel plan from scratch through to setting targets and monitoring the process of the various travel plan initiatives. The application can also... continue

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MTC/MOBIROUTER

Product description: The complete solution for your Integrated Transport Unit. Mainstream, SEN, Social Services etc. Data management, strategic optimisation and planning, real time routing and scheduling. Fully GIS based. Real time communications and tracking of vehicles as options. Date current... continue

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LIFTSHARE V4

Product description: liftshare are the market leading providers of journey-matching software. Following 12 years of continuous development, innovation and uptake by over 1,000 employers, the multi award-winning software continues to be the most user-friendly and successful available. With 220,000... continue

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DIADEM+

(Data Input and Data Editing Module) Supplier contact details: JourneyPlan, New Dickson House Dickson Street Dunfermline, Fife KY12 7SL T: 01383 731 048 E: www.journeyplan.co.uk... continue

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JAMBUSTERS JOURNEYSHARE 2008

Supplier contact details: Jambusters Ltd, School House Newcastle Road, Madeley, Crewe CW3 9JH T: 01782 750821 E: www.jbgb.com... continue

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ITRACE WEB

Supplier contact details: iBase Systems, 2/3 Coleridge Gardens London NW6 3QH T: 020 7372 1122 E: www.ibasesystems.org.uk www.itrace.org.uk... continue

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RATE MY STREET

streetaudit Tool Product description: Ratemystreet.co.uk has been created and released as a beta platform to assist pedestrian accessibility audits. The web site is publicly accessible for consumers in areas that are being audited to contribute their thoughts on their streets. This provides a... continue

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PERS

(Pedestrian Environment Review System) Product description: PERS can assist in the identification of opportunities to improve pedestrian walking routes and public spaces, whilst supporting the effective targeting of resources. PERS creates a systematic framework so that pedestrian provision can be... continue

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On-Line MTV

(Motorway Traffic Viewer) Product description: On-Line MTV provides real-time MTV plots for pre-defined locations around the country via a web portal. It enables users to check the validity of signals compared to traffic conditions or to spot unusual congestion patterns and react to them. On-Line... continue

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MTV

(Motorway Traffic Viewer) Product description: MTV is a powerful graphical tool with advanced features to analyse and visualize motorway traffic using data obtained from MIDAS (Motorway Incident Detection and Automatic Signalling) loops.  MTV processes this data and produces detailed graphical... continue

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MAAP

(Microcomputer Accident Analysis Package) Product description: MAAP’s facilities include accident, casualty and vehicle cross tabulations, with graphical presentation of cluster analysis and stick diagram analysis.  Accidents can be displayed and analysed by location by use of scanned or... continue

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IMTRAC

Product description: IMTRAC is an on-line database of traffic control and traffic management information that can be accessed on site, in the office or when working at home at any time of day or night. Access to information as and when required together with various ‘tools’ such as... continue

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FERS

(Freight Environment Review System) Product description: FERS can assist in the identification of opportunities to improve freight loading and unloading provision in public spaces, whilst supporting the effective targeting of resources. FERS creates a systematic framework so that freight provision... continue

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Odyssey – Fuel management, emd – Efficiency management

Product description: By implementing a Triscan Systems fleet and fuel monitoring solution you will soon see an improvement in the following areas: Improve fuel economy Reduce CO2 emissions Increased fleet utilisation Significant cost reduction potential Easier, simplified management of fleet... continue

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PLAN

Supplier contact details: Trapeze Group, The Mill, Staverton Wiltshire BA14 6PH T: 01225 784 200 E: www.trapezegroup.co.uk... continue

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EVAL

Product description: The evaluation software EVALTM is an innovative multi-criteria decision support software tool utilised to simultaneously evaluate the accessibility, climate change, economic, local environment, safety and operational impacts of transport and land use strategies, plans, policies... continue

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RMS – REMOTE MONITORING SYSTEM

Supplier contact details: Siemens Traffic Controls, Sopers Lane Poole BH17 7ER T: 01202 782 000 www.siemenstraffic.com... continue

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TRAFFIC PLATFORM

(TP) Product description: TP is based on modular architecture for traffic management centres. It includes VISUM Online for traffic analyses and forecasts, as well as data refinement. Date current version released: May 2007 (version 1.0) Support offered: User group meetings annually Related... continue

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TCM

(Traffic Count Management) Product description: TCM allows user to import, process and analyse count data. Date current version released: February 2007 (version 1.5) Support offered: User group meetings annually Related software: PTV Vision, VISUM... continue

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OmniTRANS

Product description: True multi-modal and multi-temporal transport modelling suite for static and dynamic assignment, public transport modelling, accessibility analysis, planning, design, operation and dynamic traffic management. OmniTRANS comes with a powerful development environment for extensive... continue

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NAVICI MAP SERVICES

Supplier contact details: Logica, 250 Brook Drive, Green Park, Reading RG2 6UA T: 0118 965 9600 E: www.logica.com... continue

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TARGET STAR, TARGET CR, TARGET CRWEB

Supplier contact details: Golden River Traffic, 6 Talisman Business Centre, Talisman Road, Bicester OX26 6HR T: 01869 362 800 E: www.goldenriver.com... continue

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EASYGIS

Product description: easyGIS is a new product that allows you to host a variety of mapping and geo-coding services from within your own network. Following the launch of OS OpenData in April 2010, a wide variety of high quality Ordnance Survey map layers are now included license free. easyGIS was... continue

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HDM

Product description: HDM has been developed by HDM Global through funding by the World Bank, and is used to combine technical and economic appraisal of road investment projects, standards and strategies.  It provides a powerful system for: road management, programming road works, estimating... continue

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MWM SUITE

Supplier contact details: Trapeze Group, The Mill, Staverton Wiltshire BA14 6PH T: 01225 784 200 E: www.trapezegroup.co.uk... continue

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SITRAFFIC OFFICE

Product description: SITRAFFIC Office provides a suite of innovative tools for traffic management departments to support the paperless office, intersection and network optimisation and significant data export tools for other 3rd party applications. Easy to use, it integrates a variety of file and... continue

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SIECOM CONTROLLER INTERFACE SOFTWARE

Product description: Siecom provides an interface tool for use by traffic engineers who need to interact with traffic and pedestrian controllers on-street. Offering both wireless and wired connection, Siecom can be used to replace the industry-wide standard handset terminal and comes with a range... continue

17 Jun 2010Local Transport Today Supplements

PC SCOOT

Product description: PC SCOOT is an adaptive traffic control system that made the SCOOT program available on a PC for the first time in 2006. Date current version released: January 2007 Support offered: User group meetings annually. Support desk – offers email and telephone support. Training... continue

17 Jun 2010Local Transport Today Supplements

IC4 WITH INTERACTIVE TRAFFIC CONTROLLER EMULATION

Product description: IC4 and the controller emulation provide a sophisticated tool set for the configuration and testing of Siemens ST700, ST800 and ST900 controller families. It is intended to be used by traffic engineering professionals who need to configure and test controllers in a PC graphical... continue

17 Jun 2010Local Transport Today Supplements

COMET

Product description: Comet is an advanced UTMC traffic management and information system providing traffic managers with up-to-the-minute transport network status information as well as strategic control. Incorporating a UTMC common database, Comet provides the capability to monitor and control car... continue

17 Jun 2010Local Transport Today Supplements

PDS DESIGN, PDS LINE, PDS SIGN, PDS VEHICLE PATH

Supplier contact details: ECL, Bucknalls Lane, Garston, Watford WD25 9XX T: 01923 892 600 E: www.ecl.uk.com... continue

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CAUSEWAY Design Suite

Product description: The Causeway Design Suite, (CDS) provides a comprehensive, scaleable suite of software for the complete range of services offered by infrastructure design professionals. True model based 3D design ensures that CDS effectively addresses the design of major highways, roads,... continue

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SIGNPLOT

Product description: SignPlot is a stand-alone tool for designing UK traffic signs. Date current version released: October 2007 (version 2) Related software: TraffMap suite of products Supplier contact details: Buchanan Computing 45 Notting Hill Gate, London W11 3PB T: 020 7674 3150 E:... continue

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PARKMAP

Product description: ParkMap provides a comprehensive means of storing and displaying all relevant information relating to traffic regulation orders (TROs). It is a map-based system providing a visual representation of the order information along with an associated database, the structure of which... continue

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LINEMAP

Product description: LineMap combines the power of CAD with the simplicity of word processing, to provide a fast and accurate design tool with the option to build up inventory and maintenance records for a whole authority. All road markings contained in the latest TSRGD (signs regulations) can be... continue

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ACCSMAP

Product description: AccsMap is a map-based road casualty analysis system developed specifically for the UK. It is a comprehensive input, reporting, analysis and validation system for road accidents, enabling data to be viewed and interrogated on a map background. AccsMap is able to provide full... continue

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WALKISM

(Integrated Spatial Model) Product description: Our system uses street quality data in conjunction with shortest journey calculations and terrain effects to generate walking potential plots. When combined with walking isochrones, we are able to prepare walk accessibility mapping for whole... continue

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CYCLEISM

(Integrated Spatial Model) Product description: Our system uses street quality data, road danger indices in conjunction with shortest journey calculations and terrain effects to generate cycle potential plots. When combined with cycle isochrones, we are able to prepare cycle accessibility mapping... continue

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VISUAL TRANSPORT MODELLER

(Visual-tm) Product description: Visual-tm is a fully integrated modelling workbench for the transport planner that can model transport solutions to forecast demand ridership and revenue, justify them for business case funding, set and monitor transport targets. The latest version contains... continue

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ACCALC

Product description: Automating accessibility indicator calculation within a database environment. Hosts the national accessibility model NAMTRAC. Identifies opportunities and choices of trip destination accessibility, and characteristics of population catchments. Date current version... continue

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ACCESSION

Product description: Accession/Sugar Access is used for accessibility analysis of the transport system with regard to accessibility to the transport services themselves and to local destinations, e.g. public services such as hospitals. It measures accessibility to and from any point based on travel... continue

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TRANSYT

(TRAffic Network StudY Tool) Product description: TRANSYT is a signal co-ordination software package. It is an off-line program for determining and studying optimum fixed-time co-ordinated traffic signal timings in any network of roads for which the average traffic flows are known. A... continue

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STM

(Strategic Transport Model) Product description: STM is a strategic multi-modal transportation modelling tool appropriate for regional transport planning, structure plan development and other applications where there is a need for strategic level land use and transport policy assessment.  STM... continue

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SCOOT

(Split Cycle Offset Optimisation Technique) Product description: SCOOT is the world leading adaptive signal control system. It coordinates the operation of all the traffic signals in an area to give good progression to vehicles through the network. Whilst coordinating all the signals, it responds... continue

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PICADY

(Priority Intersection Capacity And DelaY) Product description: PICADY is a computer program for predicting capacities, queue lengths, delays and accident risk at non-signalised major/minor priority junctions. It can be applied to any three- or four-arm priority junction. Date current version... continue

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PCMOVA

Product description: PCMOVA is the implementation of MOVA on a PC that allows connection to microscopic simulation models. It supports VISSIM and S-Paramics and enables users to assess the benefits of running MOVA and test different configurations before on-street installation. Date current... continue

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OSCADY

(Optimised Signal Capacity And DelaY) OSCADY has been developed in 2 versions, OSCADY PRO and OSCADY Classic, available together as OSCADY+.   Product description: OSCADY PRO is a phase-based traffic signal optimisation software package that can be applied to isolated junctions.... continue

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MOVA

Production description: MOVA (Microprocessor Optimised Vehicle Actuation) is TRL’s strategy for controlling traffic signals at isolated junctions. MOVA is also capable of linked control, which is particularly suited to signalised roundabouts. MOVA is designed to cater for the full range of... continue

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DRUM

(Dynamic Roadspace Utilisation Manager) Product description: DRUM uses historical traffic data and live data gathered from a radar at the side of the road to predict upcoming traffic conditions. This enables contractors to plan their roadworks in accordance with traffic conditions and to better be... continue

16 Jun 2010Local Transport Today Supplements

ARCADY-AutoTrack LINK

Product description: ARCADY-AutoTrack LINK is a component for ARCADY that provides a seamless link with AutoTrack Junctions for CAD design of roundabouts. As the roundabout is manipulated in AutoTrack Junctions, the link provides real-time feedback of roundabout capacity, queues and delays based on... continue

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ARCADY

(Assessment of Roundabout Capacity And DelaY) Product description: ARCADY is used for predicting capacities, queue lengths, delays and accident risk at roundabouts. It can model both drive-on-the left and drive-on-the-right roundabout systems. ARCADY 7 allows systems of linked roundabouts to be... continue

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AIMSUN

Supplier contact details: Transport Simulation Systems, Passeig de Gracia 12 08007 Barcelona, Spain T: 0034 933 171 693 E: www.aimsun.com UK Supplier: Halcrow Group E: www.halcrow.com<... continue

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URBAN DYNAMIC MODEL

(UDM) Supplier contact details: Steer Davies Gleave, 28-32 Upper Ground London SE1 9PD T: 020 7919 8500 E: www.steerdaviesgleave.com... continue

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S-Paramics

Product description: Microsimulation software for application to all scales of project from single junction design to city area models, motorway corridors, and major scheme bids. Includes tiered dynamic routeing, vehicle incidents, detailed vehicle emissions, single carriageway overtaking and... continue

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ATM

Product description: A software emulation of Active Traffic Management systems. Used to evaluate controlled motorway system design and layout. Includes MIDAS speed control, hard shoulder running, ramp metering and incident management plans. Requires S-Paramics ITS module extension. Date current... continue

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VISUM

Product description: VISUM can be used for the analysis of single intersections and local transportation planning as well as national traffic and transportation modelling. VISUM is designed for multi-modal and intermodal analysis and can display the entire range of relevant transport modes. Date... continue

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VISSIM

Product description: VISSIM is a microscopic simulation program for multi-modal traffic flow modelling. It can simulate urban and highway traffic, including pedestrians, cyclists and motorised vehicles. Date current version released: May 2007 (version 4.3) Support offered: User group meetings... continue

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ERICA

Product description: ERICA builds origin-destination trip matrices from origin-destination trip record data, statistically merging it using the DfT’s variance weighting methodology. This takes account of double counting, multiple screenline crossings and problems associated with motorways.... continue

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CENSUS MATRIX TOOLS

Product description: Census Matrix Tools builds journey-to-work trip matrices from data sources including the ONS National Census. It overcomes census rounding and trip definition issues to produce origin-destination or production-attraction trip matrices by mode and car availability for census... continue

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STEPS

Product description: STEPS is a microsimulation tool for the analysis of pedestrian movement under both normal and emergency conditions. The software adopts an agent-based approach, predicting the movement of discrete individuals through three dimensional space Date current version released: April... continue

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PAXPORT SPACEWORKS

Supplier contact details: Legion Ltd, 22-26 Albert Embankment, London SE1 7TJ T: 020 7793 0200 E: www.legion.com... continue

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TRICS

Product description: TRICS® is the system that challenges and validates assumptions about the transport impacts of new developments. It is the national system of trip generation and analysis, containing 6,000 days of transport survey data across all regions of the UK and Ireland, with over 100... continue

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FLOWROUND

Product description: FlowRound is a design tool for traffic flow patterns on roundabouts with spiralled lane markings, to be used in the planning and design stages of a roundabout to develop robust lane flow plans, prior to in-depth capacity analysis for example with LinSig V2, TRANSYT, TranEd... continue

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TRANED

Product description: TranEd is a graphical editor and enhancement package for TRANSYT that is designed to supplement the facilities of standard TRANSYT with a range of graphical tools to more efficiently edit and evaluate complex networks, particularly those with complex traffic signalling. Support... continue

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LINSIG

Product description: LinSig allows the traffic signal Engineer to construct a model of either a single traffic signal junction or a network of signalled and give-way junctions, analyse its performance and optimise signal timings for the network. It is used by both traffic signal engineers and... continue

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STAN

Product description: STAN™ is used for strategic planning of national and regional freight transportation to efficiently evaluate the impact of major changes in the transport infrastructure, regulatory environment and demand patterns on their cost, time, reliability and other performance... continue

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EMME

Product description: Emme® is a complete travel demand forecasting system for urban, regional, and national transportation planning. Emme 3 exposes the credibility of the industry-standard Emme software through a new generation of productivity tools, including network editing tools,... continue

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DYNAMEQ

Product description: Dynameq® is a powerful, professional modelling tool for transportation planners who need to account for the temporal effects of congestion. Dynameq is a new breed of equilibrium dynamic traffic assignment (DTA) for use on large, congested networks. Date current version... continue

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UC-win/Road

Product description Interactive 3D Visual Simulation software, UC-win/Road, manipulates 3D space. Easily create cityscapes; import CAD and GIS; view design alternatives; simulate traffic & pedestrian flow. Links to professional CAD software and leading traffic and pedestrian... continue

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TEMPRO

(Trip End Model PROgram) Product description: The TEMPRO program is used to access the NTEM dataset, which provides projections of growth over time for use in local and regional transport models. It presents projections of growth in planning data and car ownership and the resultant growth in trip... continue

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DIADEM

(Dynamic Integrated Assignment and Demand Modelling) Product description: DIADEM is maintained for the Department by Mott MacDonald and provides a straightforward way to implement a variable demand model consistent with WebTAG guidance. It uses an incremental hierarchical logit model for the... continue

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DELTA

Supplier contact details: Please contact David Simmonds or Olga Feldman  T: 01223 316 098, or Andy Dobson  T: 0131 524 9475 E: www.davidsimmonds.com... continue

16 Jun 2010Local Transport Today Supplements

MINT

Product description: Welcome to a new era in city planning with transportation modeling on the Internet – introducing Citilabs’ new hosted, software-as-a-service Mint™. Mint is a web-based, hosted scalable platform for transportation modeling that provides governments and... continue

16 Jun 2010Local Transport Today Supplements

SUGAR

Product description: SUGAR is a new family of ArcGIS Extensions for transportation planners, engineers, and GIS professionals. Sugar software tools are extensions built specifically for ESRI users. Each extension is designed to support specific user needs or organizational operations. Sugar... continue

16 Jun 2010Local Transport Today Supplements

CUBE

Product description: CUBE is a travel demand forecasting suite for the macroscopic, mesoscopic and microscopic simulation of multimodal person and freight transport. It offers user interfaces with built-in GIS powered by ESRI ArcGIS. Date program first released: 2001 (Current version 2010) Support... continue

16 Jun 2010Local Transport Today Supplements

SATURN

Product description: SATURN is a suite of flexible network analysis programs. It has six basic functions: a combined traffic simulation and assignment model for the analysis of highway networks; a ‘conventional traffic assignment model for the analysis of large networks; a simulation model of... continue

16 Jun 2010Local Transport Today Supplements

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