The Use of Simulation in the Planning of the Dutch Railway Services

  title={The Use of Simulation in the Planning of the Dutch Railway Services},
  author={Jurjen S. Hooghiemstra and Maurice J. G. Tunisse},
  booktitle={Winter Simulation Conference},
The design of a quality timetable for the Dutch Railways a complex task, because of the characteristics of t railway services. The complexity of the network and th heavily interrelated behavior of train operations, ofte cause small disturbances to lead to heavily disturbe operations. As a result the passenger often experiences reliability and punctuality of the railway services than desired. Supporting the planning process with the right tools therefore a must to guarantee a high quality of the… CONTINUE READING
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