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Modelling the net traffic congestion impact of street car networks – A Melbourne, Australia case study

@inproceedings{Nguyen2016ModellingTN,
  title={Modelling the net traffic congestion impact of street car networks – A Melbourne, Australia case study},
  author={P. D. Nguyen and G. Currie and C. D. Gruyter and W. Young},
  year={2016}
}
  • P. D. Nguyen, G. Currie, +1 author W. Young
  • Published 2016
  • Geography
  • Streetcars (trams) operating with other public transport modes such as train and bus has contributed to reduce urban traffic congestion in many cities around the world, particularly in inner cities. However, there has been no attempt to examine the net network-wide impacts of streetcar networks on vehicular traffic and congestion. This paper presents a new method for assessing the net traffic congestion effects associated with tram operations in Melbourne, Australia. These impacts are… CONTINUE READING

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