Project: Modelling and Appraisal of Smarter Choices

Reference: R227

Last update: 14/08/2013 09:52:29

Objectives

- To undertake a review of literature and research in the form of brief report, indicating the feasibility of including Smarter Choice options in transport models of differnt types and scope.
- Provide an interim WebTAG Unit at the expert level.
- Scope out a proposal for longer term research

Description

Improvement to transport modelling to account for softer walking and cycling initiatives, impacting significantly on transport appraisal. Evidence is required in order to recommend how this may be done in practice.

A report on research on Smarter Choice schemes and transport modelling and the feasibility of the approach. The project will also deliver a WebTAG Unit at the expert level.

Contractor(s)

WSP Development
54 Hagley Road, Edgbaston , Birmingham, B16 8PE
0121 567 2840

Contract details

Cost to the Department: £50,000.00

Expected start date: 08 February 2008

Expected completion date: 31 May 2008