Freight transport is a key component of the role for roads in the
national economy, particularly in urban areas, but our
understanding of the urban freight transport system is very
limited. Until recently there were ...
Accessibility by High Speed Rail (HSR) services between major
cities within a nation and across borders is growing in popularity.
Currently 15 nations are evaluating new HSR along the lines of the
successful systems in ...
Microeconomic reform has characterised the Australian maritime
sector over the last decade or so. Shipping reform, waterfront
reform and the current changing ownership strategies of state
governments throughout Australia ...
Common measures of performance of incident detection
algorithms are detection rate, false alarm rate and mean time-todetect.
These measures are not independent and it is therefore
necessary to determine the underlying ...
The successes of existing high speed rail systems; the
Shinkansen in Japan and TGV in France, have been
widely reported. This paper presents evidence of the
benefits of HSR as reported by studies carried out on
The paper reviews the crash patterns evident at signalised
intersections in Victoria, and shows that such crashes are of four
main types - right through, rear end, adjacent approaches, and
Privatisation of the airports of the Federal Airports
Corportation has been supported by both sides of
Parliament. After reviewing the Labor party policy which
established airport privatisation on the national agenda,
This paper considers the operation of accessible urban buses in a
commercial environment with particular reference to the provision
of services in Wellington, New Zealand. The goal of achieving
fully accessible urban ...
Many transport models use unrealistic representation of vehicle
trip linkages. This paper presents a model that moves towards
incorporating vehicle trip linkages into a framework capable of
answering policy questions ...
There are a number of important changes occurring in local
government which have the potential to significantly influence the
role which this level of government plays through its influence on
transport and land use. ...