Project: AUDIT OF THE GREAT BRITAIN FREIGHT MODEL

Reference: H134

Last update: 15/08/2013 16:23:53

Objectives

The main objective for this research is to take forward recommendations to make improvements to the current Great Britain Freight Model that is being used for the National Transport Model.

Description

To undertake an audit of the current Great Britain Freight Model of the structure, the input data / processing and the quality of output results. The purpose of this work is to assess the suitability of the model and to recommend improvements while additional modules are being developed to provide a more refined freight modelling system.

Contractor(s)

WSP Civils
Wade Road, Basingstoke, Basingstoke, RG24 8NE

Contract details

Cost to the Department: £35,746.00

Actual start date: 22 October 2003

Actual completion date: 01 March 2005

Publication(s)

Audit of the Great Britain Freight Model
Author: WSP and John Bates Services
Publication date: 28/02/2005
Source: DfT Website
More information: http://www.dft.gov.uk/pgr/economics/rdg/theeunet20freightandlogisticsmodelfinalreport