Do not over-rely on modelling

Docklands Light Railway.

CAPACITY: Complex modelling techniques are used increasingly both for real-time decision-making and to prepare longer-term business plans. However, as Peter Koning of Faber Maunsell explains, the extent to which theoretical capacity differs from that available in the live environment is a significant concern.

You must be a subscriber to view this page - sign in here

Sub Advert

Subscribe for full access

Take out a Print & Digital subscription and you will get immediate access to:

  • Monthly print and digital editions of Railway Gazette International magazine
  • Digital back issues
  • All news stories and in-depth content

Premium subscribers will also benefit from:

  • Full access to our Railway Gazette Knowledge Hub, a comprehensive reference portal which details more than 2000 main line operators , urban rail networks and regulatory organisations. The Knowledge Hub also gives you access to more than 200 country and city maps.

Get access to print and online content subscribe today