Critical to the success of transport networks is the ability to consistently build and expand network capacity which can only be achieved through a combination of strategic, and operational knowledge. WCL Management Services has been engaged by domestic and international government agencies, private operators and transit authorities to conduct system-wide reviews with the specific aim of increasing capacity within minimal financial alteration to system operations. In many cases, WCL Management Services executives have implemented reviews that have resulted in efficiency gains in excess of 30% throughout the network.
Recognising the significant increase in public transport growth and infrastructure over the past 30 years, the consultants at WCL Management Services have managed and implemented key transit initiatives and strategies specifically designed to maximise network operating efficiency and strategically increase passenger and resource capacity. As an international specialist in vehicle design and procurement, WCL Management Services ensures that specific client and service requirements are achieved through maximising vehicle capabilities and environmental compliance. The procurement of clean-fuel vehicles and the required support infrastructure is critical to deliver effective transport operations and the extensive experience of the construction of hubs, bus terminals (including interchanges with up to 6,000 movements per hour), depots and garages including the major compliance requirements for these facilities has reinforced the reputation of WCL Management Services as an organisation that can deliver these complex transport infrastructure projects in international environments.
WCL Management Services recognises the significance of efficient transit operating systems to streamline transit operations achieved through with the development of detailed traffic management strategies in partnership with local and state government agencies. The implementation of transit lanes throughout metropolitan and regional centres has resulted in significant efficiency gains for transport operators and assisted in capacity growth throughout the network. The team at WCL Management Services have successfully developed and implemented traffic management solutions in major capital cities and has the experience and expertise to ensure the successful upgrade of key infrastructure including traffic control systems designed to deliver bus priority and pedestrian crossing solutions.
WCL Management Services has successfully designed and constructed highly specialised public transport command centres to centrally coordinate and manage public transport operations within major cities. These centres, in conjunction with the implementation of intelligent transport systems specifically designed by the WCL Management Services team to cater for specialised client requirements continues to support the overall operation of the various transport systems. Supporting these capacity-building strategies are urban transport studies, public transport safety education programs and the drafting and management of often complex transport planning and management approach that WCL Management Services has the experience and expertise to successfully deliver. These key elements of transport system operation and the management team to provide sustainable management with tangible, flexible and accountable solutions for domestic and international clients.
The team at WCL Management Services have successfully developed and implemented traffic management solutions in major capital cities and has the experience and expertise to ensure the successful upgrade of key infrastructure including traffic control systems designed to deliver bus priority and pedestrian crossing solutions. WCL Management Services was the first Australian operator to test and successfully operate heavy vehicle transponder units designed to directly communicate with bus priority signals and ensure that traffic sequencing is effectively coordinated. To support these systems, the utilisation of traffic monitoring including data collection, video monitoring and violation detection systems ensure that accurate data communicated to the traffic management and control centre, maximising system stability and safety. Within the WCL Management Services operational personnel are highly qualified and certified traffic engineers that have extensive experience in the development of traffic safety education programs and these programs have been delivered in domestic and international environments.