Transportation Planning and Analysis Tools: Selecting the Right Tools to Optimize Outcomes

Planning for operations is a joint effort between transportation planners and operators to integrate transportation systems management and operations (TSMO) strategies into the transportation planning process in order to improve transportation system safety, efficiency, and reliability. A fundamental aspect of achieving this goal is using the right analysis tools to predict the most beneficial outcomes. This Brief describes analysis tools that support planning for operations and new methodologies to assess transportation operations.


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Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Edition: Technical Brief
  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: 4p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01663142
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FHWA-HOP-17-049
  • Files: TRIS, ATRI, USDOT
  • Created Date: Feb 8 2018 9:08AM