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Development Planning Advice Note – Assessing Transport Risks

Transport Insights has produced a development planning advice note containing information on transport related considerations at the earliest stages in the development planning process. The note is intended to be of assistance to developers and their advisors, and considers the two initial stages in the development planning process, namely: site selection and acquisition; and site…
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Bus Tendering Factsheet

Transport Insights has produced a factsheet to provide bus operators with the information presently available on the upcoming tendering of Public Service Obligation (PSO) bus routes by the National Transport Authority (NTA), in one concise document. In addition to bringing together the information presently in the public domain, Transport Insights has drawn on its experience…
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National Bike Week – “Vive le Vélo!”

National Bike Week, an annual event which involves a diverse range of cycling activities all over Ireland, is almost upon us and now is an excellent time to take stock and consider recent progress in encouraging more people to cycle. Cycling Mode Share Cycling mode share has increased in recent years, however from a very…
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Irish Bus Industry – “preparation is the key to success”

In November 2013, the NTA announced that approximately 10% of non-commercial bus markets in Dublin and outside Dublin would be the subject of competitive tendering. Now that the decision has been made, what’s in play for the public sector and private bus operators – why bother in the first place? For the public sector, is…
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Transport Insights – One Year On!

A little over a year has passed since Transport Insights was launched. This has been a busy and exciting time for the Irish economy and one in which we have developed positive working relationships with a wide range of clients, including asset managers, business groups, developers, bus operators, local authorities and the National Transport Authority.…
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