Rail Network Planning refers to the planning, forecasting and assessment of the rail network as a system. The suppliers listed here provide services such as network capacity modelling, operating costs planning, timetable planning, rolling stock capacity assessments, passenger demand forecasting and revenue forecasting.
The FRA has announced the availability of 5.8 million USD in funding for the Interstate Rail Compacts (IRC) Program.
The FRA has concluded a series of meetings with stakeholders on its Amtrak Daily Long-Distance Service study.
Renfe has been given authorisation to create the state-owned company Renfe Proyectos Internacionales by Spain's Council of Ministers.
RUBI Bahntechnik takes a look at the possible solutions for developing and adapting existing transit systems.
RUBI Bahntechnik takes a look at what makes rail networks so effective and efficient, and how they could be further improved.
RUBI Bahntechnik argues the case for further rail network development in order to combat an over-reliance on air vehicles.
3Squared has secured funding from the DfT and Innovate UK’s ‘First of a Kind’ (FOAK) competition to further develop its PathPlanner tool.
Railway-News magazine Issue 5, November 2021: PTV Group - Network Rail Adopts New PTV Solution for Station Capacity Analysis
TUSP allows railway workers to orientate themselves in the field, request closures for objects they interact with and document work done.
In order to verify the acceptability of the flow of passengers, ProRail has commissioned a study using PTV Viswalk, a pedestrian simulation software by PTV.
Zurich Public Transport's existing PTV Viseva model was extended. PTV MaaS Modeller was then used to analyse the interaction between supply and demand.
Applying PTV Viswalk to determine the effects of the planned complete redesign of Lausanne main station on pedestrian flows.
To best meet capacity requirements, SBB has relied heavily on PTV Group's PTV Visum since 2001 for strategic planning and analysis.
Highways England and Centro, have committed to one multi-strategic transport model, PRISM, which has been set up with PTV Visum.