Understanding how passengers use public transport and transport infrastructure is key to planning public transport networks and designing stations and interchanges.

Tracsis Traffic and Data Services provide detailed public transport surveys to Transport Consultants, Train Operating Companies and Local Authorities to assist with this planning and modelling

What

  • Public transport user surveys
  • Platform surveys
  • Station counts
  • Ticket audit surveys
  • Passenger interviews
  • Stated preference surveys

 

Passenger Counts Database Software:

Each step of the Passenger Counts Database Software (PDCS) process is managed by a dedicated team of system and data managers, rail consultants and software developers.

How

Data Collection

  • Manual surveyor observation
  • Pen and paper data capture
  • Software-based data capture
  • Video camera

 

Processing & Matching Data

This is done through the PCDS software which can decrypt raw data files and sort & match against the current timetable, including the STP. We can also incorporate manual data into the software. 

Insights

  • Excel databases
  • Executive reports
  • Web/could-based interactive dashboards
  • Postal return surveys


Data is presented and accessible via a dashboard giving the client full control and the ability to interrogate the granular data at a push of a button.

  • Multi formatting capabilities 
  • A cost-effective solution to processing APC data
  • Accurate GreenBook and Passenger Census reporting 
  • Less time spent accessing and processing data files
  • Consolidation of APC and manual data in one place 
  • A cloud-based solution for access data and reports
  • Advanced capabilities for matching data 
  • High data confidence levels
  • Capability of hosting processed data on external databases