Project: NRTF Technical Support

Reference: H102K

Last update: 20/11/2003 14:43:33

Objectives

The main objective is to provide the technical support necessary to implement changes to the National Road Traffic Forecasting model.

Description

Changes to the NRTF model were needed so that it could be used to inform the following:

 The local transport settlement
 The Strategic Railway Authority's ( SRA's) Strategic Plan
 Negotiations with local authorities on local congestion benchmark (targets).

All the above are critical to the delivery of the national congestion targets announced in the 10 Year Plan.

Contractor(s)

TRL Limited
Crowthorne House, Nine Mile Ride, Wokingham, Berkshire, RG40 3GA
+44 (0)1344 773131

Contract details

Cost to the Department: £233,000.00

Actual start date: 31 August 2000

Actual completion date: 30 September 2002

Summary of results

  1. The project provided the technical support necessary to implement changes to the National Road Traffic Forecasting model.

Departmental Assessment Status: Project completed prior to the implementation of the Departmental publications scheme.