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Supplemental_Information: Last metadata quality check: 1907 Metadata_Date: 1927 Acronym: OPIUM
Title: Operational project for integrated urban management
Keywords: Safety, Transport
Objective : Main objectives:
1- To design and implement a range of physical traffic management measures in six cities (Liverpool, Gent, Heidelberg, Nantes, Patra, Utrecht). These measures will be in the areas of parking management and guidance, traffic calming and bus priority measures.
2- To evaluate the impact of the measures on transport efficiency, safety and modal split in urban areas, with particular reference to the impact on vulnerable road users.
3- To make recommendations for the future development of urban transport policies taking account of different urban environments including legal and institutional barriers, the need to improve the quality of life and the needs of different users of the urban transport system (including elderly and disabled persons).
Period_From: 1901 Period_To: 1931 Period: 36 months
Status: Execution
Parent: 4th FWP (Fourth Framework Programme)
Parent: EC program: TRANSPORT
Keywords: Urban transport - Transport management
Supplemental_Information: EC Project Reference : PL95-136
Parent: Prime contractor organisation: MERSEYTRAVEL
Address: 24 Hatton Garden
Postal_Code: L3 2AN
City: LIVERPOOL
Region: MERSEYSIDE
Country: UNITED KINGDOM
Relation: Contact Person: Name: BURLEY, R. (Mr)
Tel: +44-151-2275181
Fax: +44-151-2362457
Relation: Organisation Name: TTR
Location_Keywords: UNITED KINGDOM
Relation: Organisation Name: DRO-UTRECHT
Location_Keywords: NETHERLANDS
Relation: Organisation Name: PATRA
Location_Keywords: GREECE
Relation: Organisation Name: HEIDELBERG
Location_Keywords: GERMANY
Relation: Organisation Name: TRITEL
Location_Keywords: BELGIUM
Relation: Organisation Name: NANTES-DISTRICT
Location_Keywords: FRANCE
Relation: Organisation Name: Trends Research n.p.c.
Location_Keywords: GREECE
Relation: Organisation Name: City of GENT
Location_Keywords: BELGIUM
Metadata_Source: CORDIS