A new hope

By James Gleave

Originally published on Last week, 28 - 29 June 2017, transport planning in the UK had its big annual bash, the Transport Practitioners Meeting, where for the second year...
10 July 2017/Number of views (236)

Death to Transport Planning, Long Live Transport Planning!

An interview with James Gleave

James Gleave, Founder of Transport Futures, has played a pivotal role in helping us shape the special two-day plenary session ‘Death to Transport Planning, Long live Transport...
02 June 2017/Number of views (815)

Creating more road capacity generates more traffic

Nick Richardson, Chair PTRC

Once again the debate at the core of UK transport planning has emerged, this time in the challenge set down by the Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE).  This champions the cause for...
24 April 2017/Number of views (1103)


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Transport Modelling for Non-Modellers

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Is transport modelling something of an unknown quantity that you need to know more about? This course provides an indispensable introduction for anyone from a non-modelling background, and is designed for those managing transportation projects that involve an element of modelling.

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Learn how to creatively manage down delivery and other freight traffic without compromising the build process and ensure that the solutions are affordable and efficient. Perfect for those involved in any aspect of construction management.

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