PTV Vistro Adds Canadian Traffic Standards

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The top traffic analysis software in North America now includes CCG.

Integrating CCG into PTV Vistro 6 was a great collaboration between PTV Group and the Canadian Institute of Transportation Engineers...

PTV Group, the largest provider of traffic analysis and modeling software in North America, announced that the Canadian Capacity Guide (CCG) has been added to their traffic analysis software PTV Vistro. A comprehensive software tool, PTV Vistro is used by traffic engineers and planners to analyze traffic operations, evaluate the impacts of new developments construction and optimize signal timings.

Backed by the Canadian Institute of Transportation Engineers (C.I.T.E.), adding CCG, which is the industry-standard capacity assessment methodology in Canada for traffic analysis, to PTV Vistro has made the software even more efficient for use by Canadian local and federal governments, as well as engineering consultants, for traffic analysis and planning.

“Integrating CCG into PTV Vistro 6 was a great collaboration between PTV Group and the Canadian Institute of Transportation Engineers, which resulted in adding an analysis method that is specific to the Canadian market, to our complete traffic analysis software. The joint team are all very happy with the result and PTV looks forward to serving our Canadian customers long into the future,” said Alastair Evanson, PTV Vistro Solution Director.

As well as CCG, PTV Vistro also offers several alternative analysis methods, including the Highway Capacity Manual (HCM), which is the official roadway engineering standard used in the United States and around the world for traffic planning and design.

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PTV Group takes a holistic approach that integrates all aspects of traffic, transport and logistics to create and promote sustainable mobility. Recognized as global market leader, PTV develops intelligent software solutions for transport logistics, traffic planning and traffic management. Thus, cities, companies and people save time and money, enhance road safety and minimize the impact on the environment. Based on its unique expertise in every facet of mobility, PTV ensures that people and goods arrive at their destinations safely and on time.

More than 2,500 cities deploy PTV products. Trips and routes for over one million vehicles are planned with our software. The European transport model, which encompasses all passenger transport and freight movements in Europe, is developed using PTV software. We currently have more than 800 employees worldwide who are committed to driving the high performance of our products. PTV America’s headquarters is in Arlington, VA, while the corporate headquarters is located in Germany. From here, PTV plans and optimizes everything that moves people and goods worldwide – it's the central idea which has accompanied the Group since its foundation in 1979.

PTV America, Inc. is a subsidiary of PTV Group.

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