PTV Vissim Use Cases

Model and study any node geometry and any type of priority and signalling in PTV Vissim - from simple junctions, to signal-controlled nodes and roundabouts with public transport priority and pedestrian interaction.

Junction geometry

Model and study any node geometry and any type of priority and signalling in PTV Vissim - from simple junctions, to signal-controlled nodes and roundabouts with public transport priority and pedestrian interaction.

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Simulate all modes of transport and their interaction in a single software: motorised traffic such as cars, lorries and buses, rail-based transport such as trams and trains, or non-motorised traffic such as pedestrians and cyclists.

Multimodal systems

Simulate all modes of transport and their interaction in a single software: motorised traffic such as cars, lorries and buses, rail-based transport such as trams and trains, or non-motorised traffic such as pedestrians and cyclists.

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Assess in PTV Vissim traffic quality on motorways by considering macroscopic variables such as travel times and queue lengths, detailed geometry and microscopic behaviour models.

Motorway traffic

Assess in PTV Vissim traffic quality on motorways by considering macroscopic variables such as travel times and queue lengths, detailed geometry and microscopic behaviour models.

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Simulate in PTV Vissim various ATM measures incl. traffic-actuated speed limits, ban on passing for heavy goods vehicles, traffic jam warnings or temporary release of hard shoulders.

Active Traffic Management

Simulate in PTV Vissim various ATM measures incl. traffic-actuated speed limits, ban on passing for heavy goods vehicles, traffic jam warnings or temporary release of hard shoulders.

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Sustainable traffic planning puts emphasis on the promotion of public transport. Learn how PTV Vissim aids users in different sub-disciplines of public transport planning.

Simulation of public transport

Sustainable traffic planning puts emphasis on the promotion of public transport. Learn how PTV Vissim aids users in different sub-disciplines of public transport planning.

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Determine pollutant and detailed calculations of CO2, NOx and PM10 emissions based on vehicle trajectories and other information from the microsimulation software PTV Vissim.

Emissions modelling

Determine pollutant and detailed calculations of CO2, NOx and PM10 emissions based on vehicle trajectories and other information from the microsimulation software PTV Vissim.

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Use mesoscopic simulation for dynamic assignment of mid-sized networks and study at the same time the effects of phenomena such as blocking back or traffic light signals on travel times.

Mesoscopic and Hybrid Simulation

Use mesoscopic simulation for dynamic assignment of mid-sized networks and study at the same time the effects of phenomena such as blocking back or traffic light signals on travel times.

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Apply PTV Vissim for the evaluation of the behaviour of any level of automated vehicles as a cost-effective and efficient alternative to field testing.

Virtual testing of autonomous vehicles

Apply PTV Vissim for the evaluation of the behaviour of any level of automated vehicles as a cost-effective and efficient alternative to field testing.

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