15TH ANNUAL TRANSPORT PRACTITIONERS' MEETING
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PTRC Education and Research Services Ltd.
Cenex is an independent low emission vehicle research and consultancy organisation, specialising in helping public sector and private organisations assess, implement, and validate ULEV strategies.
Cenex is supporting Nottingham City Council with the development and delivery of their Go Ultra Low City programme. Cenex has supported on the development of the procurement strategy for the Nottingham Charge Point Network, as well as assessing the implementation plan of the Taxi Strategy and providing support to businesses who will be affected by clean air zones.
Cenex has also worked with Leicester City Council and Leicester University to develop an innovative way of capturing real-time air quality data.
PTRC is a leading organiser of training for the transport profession. We specialise in training and staging events on all matters relating to transport and travel planning for consultants, local authorities, government bodies and universities in the UK and overseas. We have developed a range of technical courses that are likely to appeal to newer engineers, planners and technicians, including those who have been recruited from a non-technical background. We offer a variety of training and education formats, from evening lecture series such as the “Principles of Traffic and Transport”, to one and two-day public courses like “Planning Public Transport Services".
www.ptrc-training.co.uk | 0207 348 1790 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport
CILT(UK) - is the UK territorial body of CILT, which has a presence in more than 30 countries across the world. This network of members and contacts can connect all CILT members wherever they are in the world and constitutes the greatest resource of professional expertise within our areas of interest.
www.ciltuk.org.uk | 01536 740100
WE ARE DIVA We've grown over time and we continue to get bigger with more success. We work on national campaigns, winning awards and earning recognition as market leaders. But we've never lost our identity as an ethical company working hard to exceed clients expectations and produce the very best campaigns. Diva’s marketing experts, designers and developers use their unique talents to make a real difference to real lives and real communities. A fully integrated agency, we do everything from producing websites, apps and videos to conducting research, writing strategies and designing printed materials. Whatever the project, our dynamic team brings passion to everything it does, every single day.
www.divacreative.com | 0114 221 0378
Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS)
The Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) is a voluntary accreditation scheme encompassing all aspects of safety, fuel efficiency, vehicle emissions and improved operations. FORS helps fleet operators to measure and monitor performance and alter their operations in order to demonstrate best practice. It is open to operators of vans, lorries, mini-buses, coaches and other vehicles, and to the organisations that award contracts to those operators.
www.fors-online.org.uk | 08448 09 09 44
Intelligent Data are the market leading supplier in the transport data collection sector providing out clients with evidence based data collection, monitoring and compliance services.Our in-depth knowledge of transport planning, and government compliance ensures that Intelligent Data are able to specify, understand and provide best value services and active intelligence to all of our customers. Intelligent Data work as supply chain partners with our clients to provide an industry leading advisory role on projects. Operating across the UK and Ireland, with large quantities of CCTV, ATC and Home Office compliant ANPR equipment available for permanent and temporary installation, Intelligent Data are the supplier of choice for public and private sector clients. Our partnership approach means that our team is your team.
www.intelligentdatacollection.com | 084500 38747
Integrated Transport Planning (ITP)
ITP is an independent sustainable transport planning and research consultancy, formed in 1998. We employ a team of skilled professionals who share a passion for well-designed sustainable mobility that meets people's needs and matches local contexts. Our mix of skills and interests brings great knowledge and insight to our projects, which we approach in a practically-focused way - listening carefully to our clients’ needs so we understand what they are seeking to achieve. Our work is widely recognised for its quality, innovation, and insight. We pride ourselves on being able to work on projects that make a real difference and, literally, improve the way the world moves.
www.itpworld.net | 0115 988 6905
JCT’s LinSig software is extensively used for signal junction and network appraisal and design throughout the UK. With SCATS as well as UK TR2500 based controllers LinSig has also been adopted as the model of choice by many leading authorities overseas.
JCT are leading training providers with courses covering traffic signal theory, transport planning and hands on computer modelling workshops. Courses are available as public courses or in house. In house courses can be customised to meet your organisations specific needs.
JCT are also experienced consultants supporting a wide range of Transport Planning Consultancies and Local Authorities.
www.jctconsultancy.co.uk | +44 (0)1522 751010 | email@example.com
Local Transport Projects Ltd.
Local Transport Projects practice. They were recently appointed to Lot 5 (Highways, Transport and Logistics) of the
ESPO Framework with the highest quality score amongst all successful tenderers.
LTP help a wide range of organisations throughout the UK to address their transport planning, and traffic issues.
Their continued strong growth across all our market sectors is driven are a leading independent transport planning and traffic engineering
by eight simple promises that they provide all customers on each and every job they deliver, whatever the size.
Established in 2004, LTP has built up an excellent reputation for delivering high quality professional services to both the public and private sector.
LTP are owned by two Directors who take personal responsibility for every project. Tony Kirby is also the current President of the Institute of Highway Engineers and Andy Mayo
is well known for his contributions to national cycling infrastructure design guidance.
www.local-transport-projects.co.uk | 01482 679911
Love to Ride
Love to Ride believe the world is better when more people ride bikes.
As a Bristol-based social business with global reach, Love to Ride continue to lead the way with their award-winning behaviour change programmes, proven to achieve the best return over the longest term. Since 2009, they have delivered 250 programmes in cities and regions in 12 countries, engaging 250,000 people and 70,000 new riders.
2017 is year of the Bike and a rolling programme of celebration, engagement and education has been designed to achieve the best possible levels of behavioural change. Recent developments in GPS data have also enabled Love to Ride to launch an exciting new everyday cycle trip monitoring and mapping tool to assist planners and developers in their work. They are currently working directly with the DfT to help them achieve the target of doubling cycling by 2025 and with local and transport authorities and the private sector across the UK, to deliver positive change at a local and national level.
www.partners.lovetoride.net | www.lovetoride.net/uk
Nottingham City Council
Nottingham City Council is a democratic organisation, with 55 Councillors representing electors in the 20 electoral wards in the City of Nottingham.
Peter Davidson Consultancy
We are a transportation planning consultancy, covering transport planning, highways, public transport, railways, multi-mode transport modelling, market research and computer software. We are at the cutting-edge of transport - developing creative transport solutions and applying sophisticated transport modelling techniques to make sure our solutions really work. We prepare the business case for transport schemes, Major Scheme bids, local transport plans, innovative modes such as MaaS, scheme appraisal and monitoring. We also undertake transport modelling, stated and revealed preference and activity based modelling.
We have developed Visual-tm and Visual Choice, our own transport modelling software to forecast, plan and monitor new transport possibilities.
Our clients are drawn from government organizations, transport operators, banks, consultants and private clients including the World Bank, the EC, the UK DfT, Highways England, county councils, district councils, PTEs and unitary authorities.
We are SYSTRA
We are all things transport, from telematics to ticketing, buses to bicycles, and from roads to rail. For over 50 years SYSTRA has planned, designed and engineered some of the world’s most complex transport projects. We advise Governments, transport authorities, operators and private developers throughout the world on the right solutions that improve the day-to-day life of millions of people.
In the UK and Ireland we are thriving with over 400 staff, based in 17 offices. In 2016, UK-based JMP and SIAS joined SYSTRA expanding the breadth and depth of our expertise.
SYSTRA – Confidence Moves the World
The Transport Planning Professional (TPP)
The Transport Planning Professional (TPP) qualification is awarded by the Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation (CIHT) and the Transport Planning Society (TPS) in partnership. The qualification is based on competence standards and is endorsed by the Department for Transport, Highways England, Transport for London, Transport Scotland, the Welsh Government and Transport NI. TPP encourages transport planners to develop the range of skills needed to tackle the major challenges facing the transport sector in the future. The ‘TPP’ designation provides clear professional recognition for transport planners in the same way that Chartered Engineer recognises the highest level of engineering competence.
Transport Planning Society
A society to facilitate, develop and promote best practice in transport planning and provide a focus for dialogue between all those engaged in it, whatever their background or other professional affiliation.
The Traffic and Data Services Division of Tracsis provides transport survey, market research, consultancy and data capture services. We operate on an international basis from our offices throughout the UK, Republic of Ireland, mainland Europe and India. Tracsis expertise includes the latest Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR), Bluetooth and Mobile Phone Network Data technology meaning we can complete traffic surveys in any location in any weather, 24 hours a day, increasing the effectiveness and efficiency of traffic surveys for our clients.
www.tracsistraffic.com | 01973 833 933 | firstname.lastname@example.org
TSS-Transport Simulation Systems
Aimsun stands out for the exceptionally high speed of its simulations and for its integrated environment which fuses travel demand modelling, macroscopic functionalities and mesoscopic microscopic and hybrid simulation, all within a single software application. TSS has offices in Barcelona, London, New York City, Portland OR, Paris and Sydney; together with its authorised distributorsTSS services over 4,200 licensed Aimsun users in 75 countries. Aimsun UK licensees include government agencies such as Transport for London, Transport for Greater Manchester and the City Councils of Southampton, Sheffield, Bradford and Leicester; leading consultancies such as Parsons Brinckerhoff, JMP Consulting and Arup; academic users and research partners include the universities of Coventry, Glasgow, Leeds, Wolverhampton.
Urban Movement is a transport planning and street design practice that specialises in handling the many, different and often competing demands for movement in towns and cities. We do this in ways that both respond to and influence land use, that respect the built environment, and that help create places people enjoy. We never take design solutions off-the-peg, because we know that an understanding of the local context is an essential driver of the best design response. Though small, we have significant expertise and experience in transport planning, traffic engineering, landscape architecture and urban design. Our current portfolio includes a wide range of project types in a variety of different types of place, like Wembley, Romford and Ealing in London, and Glasgow, Newcastle and North Berwick.
Urban Transport Group
The Urban Transport Group brings together and promotes the interests of Britain's largest urban areas on transport. Our full members are Transport for West Midlands, Merseytravel (Merseyside), North East Combined Authority, South Yorkshire PTE (Sheffield City Region), Transport for Greater Manchester, Transport for London, West Yorkshire Combined Authority. We also have associate members which are Bristol and the West of England Partnership, Nottingham City Council, Strathclyde Partnership for Transport and Tees Valley Combined Authority. Between them our members serve over 24 million people. Our members plan, procure, provide and promote public transport in some of Britain's largest city regions, with the aim of delivering integrated public transport networks accessible to all.
QRoutes is an automated routing-engine designed to meet the needs of local authorities planning schools and SEND transport.
This powerful, cloud-based tool, QRoutes delivers quality results in minutes enabling local authorities and transport operators to consistently deliver efficient routes.