McTrans Webinar Series

Published: October 3rd, 2017

Category: Centers, Facilities, Training

The Highway Capacity Analysis Webinar Series presents lectures, software demonstrations, and application examples about the Highway Capacity Manual (HCM6) procedures. Step-by-step instruction of the HCM6 methodologies will be provided for each analytical chapter. The Highway Capacity Software (HCS7) implements and automates the HCM procedures. Each lecture will be followed by working HCM6 example problems and a software demonstration using HCS7. A comprehensive workbook is provided that includes all presentation slides.

Registration is provided in four sections (Streets, Unsignal, Freeways, and Highways) with the Overview included with any registration and a discount for the entire series. All webinars will be limited to the first twenty-five registrations to ensure questions and discussion can be managed appropriately. The series will be presented from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM ET on October 9-12 as shown below.

Overview         October 9        HCM and HCS Overview, Major Changes, Principles, Concepts

Streets             October 9        Signalized Intersections (NEMA, Phase Duration, Multiple-Period Analysis)

October 10      Urban Streets (Flow Profile, Access Points, Travel Time Reliability, ATDM)

October 10      Ramp Terminals and Alternative Intersections (DDI, DLT, RCUT, MUT)

Unsignal          October 11      Unsignalized Intersections (TWSC, AWSC, Roundabouts, Corridors)

Freeways         October 11      Freeway Segments (Basic, Weaving, Merge & Diverge)

October 12      Freeway Facilities (Travel Time Reliability, ATDM)

Highways         October 12      Highway Segments (Multilane Highways, Two-Lane Highways)

You can read more and register here: