Poocho App by DIMTS

What is Poocho App by DIMTS ? Poocho App is a mobile application launched by DIMTS or Delhi Integrated Multi-Modal Transit System by Delhi Government. This app is a latest attempt to bring all Auto Rickshaw and Taxis in Delhi to bring…
Trip generation

What is trip generation ? A trip is usually defined in transport modeling as a single journey made by an individual between two points by a specified mode of travel and for a defined purpose. Trips are often considered as…
Zoning of land for OD Survey

Need of Zoning of land for OD Survey While zoning of land for required survey, eg. OD survey the collected data will consist of a multitude of journey with different specific origins, destinations, purposes and modes which must be related…
Origin Destination survey methods

Importance of Origin Destination survey methods The most important measure for a successful survey is a level of participation which relies on  origin destination survey methods. Therefore, reliable assistance of as many respondents as possible is the key to a successful…
Traffic Volume Count

What is Traffic Volume Count ? Traffic Volume Count is recording/counting of number of vehicles passing through a road over a period of time. It is usually expressed in terms of Passenger Car Unit (PCU) and measured to calculate Level…
Planning Considerations for Bus Terminal

Introduction Transportation is an integral part of the functioning of the society. The transport system improves the social, economic, industrial, commercial progress and transfers the society into an organized one. It is one of the most essential services, vital force…
Design principles for road Intersections

Design principles of Intersections Intersection design is an important task. They need to be designed carefully after considering a number of factors. Some of the main design principles are mentioned below- i. Uniformity and Simplicity- Intersections must be designed and…