Research and analysis

The effect on traffic after opening the M60

The Manchester Motorway Box study attempted to model the traffic effects which happened after the opening of the Manchester M60.


Manchester motorway box: post-survey research of induced traffic effects

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The Manchester Motorway Box (MMB) study used a large volume of survey data from before and after the opening of the scheme to model aspects of traveller behavioural change. This included variable demand modelling as well as highway assignment modelling.

Published 7 May 2013