183 Publications

Timber Transport Planning Tool

1 Oct 2015

A two-year study in collaboration with Scotland’s Timber Transport Groups to identify, develop and test a consistent methodology for the collection and collation of a national database of exit points where timber tonnages would join the public road network.

Changes to Bus Registration in Scotland: Analysis of Responses and Next Steps

31 Jul 2015

This paper summarises the responses to the consultation on changes to bus registration in Scotland and outlines how Transport Scotland intends to proceed in the light of them

Brine Spreading Trials

22 Jul 2015

Allocation of funding towards collaborative trials of Brine-only spreading as a form of winter treatment, along with a wide scale trial of imbiber products.

Transport Accessibility Summit 2015 Online Survey Results Summary

8 Jul 2015

The Transport Accessibility Summit held in Edinburgh in March 2015 provided an opportunity for transport service providers and central and local government policy colleagues to find out directly from disabled people how accessibility issues affected them. Transport Scotland commissioned Research Scotland to produce a report of the findings of the day. An on-line survey was also carried out by the Scottish Disability Equality Forum to get the views of disabled people who were unable to attend the summit. The survey summary sets out the main priorities identified

Research Support for the 2015 Transport Accessibility Summit

2 Jul 2015

The Transport Accessibility Summit held in Edinburgh in March 2015 provided an opportunity for transport service providers and central and local government policy colleagues to find out directly from disabled people how accessibility issues affected them

Road drainage and flood risk management

1 Jul 2015

Study to investigate the conflict between road drainage design and flood risk management. The study will cover both new build and retrofitted schemes.

Research and Analysis of Options for Ferry Freight Fares

16 Mar 2017

Transport Scotland committed to undertake a comprehensive review of freight fares policy and develop options for future fares strategies

Evaluation of EME2 type mixtures incorporating softer grade binders - Phase I progress report

10 Jun 2015

Guidance for the evaluation of rail projects

19 May 2015

Transport Scotland has developed rail evaluation guidance. This will help assess the extent to which investments in rail projects in Scotland have been a good use of public money, including whether their transport planning objectives have been met

Evaluation of Laurencekirk Railway Station

19 May 2015

A study to undertake an evaluation of the impact of the railway station

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