New Zealand – Agent Based Benefit / Cost Assessment Model

Model

References

https://www.ipwea.org/HigherLogic/System/DownloadDocumentFile.ashx?DocumentFileKey=cb5afa71-6e47-47b2-823f-e0d78eb53b83

Description

The model has been applied to the North Island of New Zealand (5km highway 1200 bridges). It is time agnostic and only looked at portfolio level investment.

Applications

to understand investment priorities

Key Inputs

travel demand, haulier behaviour, geospatial data, load movement data, bridge strength, optimization function components

Key Outputs

benefit-cost ratio for various investment levels

Registered developers

NameOrganization
Simon BushWSP Canada