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Title: Conceptualising the transport interchange
Authors: Enoch, Marcus P.
Issue Date: 2013
Publisher: © Hemming Group
Citation: ENOCH, M.P., 2013. Conceptualising the transport interchange. Traffic Engineering and Control, 54 (5), pp. 173-175.
Abstract: A transport interchange is the physical point at which a traveller switches from one leg of a journey to another. This think piece characterises the concept, and then speculates on what the future of the interchange might be. Overall it identifies that interchange comprises three core elements: access mode, interchange facility, and egress mode, and notes that new forms are becoming increasingly common. Four future developments are envisaged: more minimalist interchanges; increasingly developed macro interchanges; struggling mid-range interchanges; and a reduced role for interchanges overall as driverless vehicles become more commonplace. It recommends that policy makers pro-actively designate facilities as being minimalist or as destinations in their own right, and that they direct resources accordingly.
Version: Accepted for publication
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/16755
Publisher Link: http://www.tecmagazine.com/
ISSN: 0041-0683
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