TELUS

Transportation Economic Land Use System

The Transportation Economic Land Use System (TELUS) is a transportation model used for decision support and information management. The model includes TIP (Transportation Improvement Plan) management and other tools for project planning, project scheduling, economic evaluation and prioritization among related projects.

Developer
NJIT
Model Information
For more information about this model, go to www.telus-national.org
Spatial Resolution
Area of analysis is a metropolitan planning region.
Temporal Resolution
Time step is on the order of years.
Outputs
Outputs include project interconnections, aggregate budget data compiled by funding source, and regional economic costs and benefits of specific projects.
Intended User
decision maker
Model Type
transportation
Inclusion of Climate Change
Climate conditions are not incorporated.
Geographic Region
USA
Data Requirements
data provided by the user
Source Code Availability
open source
Dimensions
not applicable
Computational Burden
low
Scenario Modeling
not applicable
Coding Language
GUI, html
Operating System
not applicable
Mathematical Approach
deterministic, spatial analysis
Maintenance Plan
maintained
Date of Last Known Update
1-Mar-08
User Manual
go to documentation at s3.amazonaws.com