This paper reviews the development of a number of education
programs for the transport industry. The need for these programs was
created by the privatisation of government activities. The programs
were developed in a ...
Taylor, Samantha Y; Green, Jeffrey; Richardson, Anthony Joseph(1998-03)
Following the success of the Victorian Activity & Travel Survey
(VATS) of household travel, the Transport Research Centre (TRC)
initiated a Freight Activity & Commercial Travel Survey (FACTS) to
provide a much needed ...
This paper examines the utilisation of commercial vehicles in the
greater Sydney metropolitan region. It is based on an analysis of
data from the 1991/92 Commercial Vehicle Survey (CVS)
undertaken by the Transport Data ...
There are now numerous models that seek to explain urban freight
patterns. Many of these models are for short-term policy but others are
used for long-term planning. This paper looks at the alternative
approaches that ...
Results from a commercial vehicle survey undertaken in Sydney,
Australia show relative standard errors varying from 5% to 33%.
When looking at similar survey data from around the world, very few
explicitly state the ...
This paper looks at the application of GPS, GIS, wireless
communication networks and Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
technology to freight data collection. The Transport Research
Centre (in Melbourne) is undertaking a ...
Analytical rigour in statistical analysis is often taken for granted.
Although every effort may be made in the initial phases, there may
be several factors which influence the resulting accuracy of data.
This paper ...