TRANS-TOOLS is a European transport network model covering both passengers and freight, as well as intermodal transport. It combines advanced modelling techniques in transport generation and assignment.

We are currently running TRANS-TOOLS v2.5, which is the most recent version available.

TRANS-TOOLS website of the European Commission

recent projects

TEN-T Planning MethodologyTrans-European Network planning methodology
Transalpine Road Freight TransportTraffic management systems for transalpine road freight transport
Rail Corridor FStudy exploiting the possibility of creating a rail freight corridor linking Belgium and Poland
Transport forecasts Gent - TerneuzenTransport forecasts for a new sea lock in Terneuzen
Longer and Heavier VehiclesEffects of adapting the rules on weight and dimensions of heavy commercial vehicles as established within Directive 96/53/EC
Iron RhineBelgium wants to reactivate the Iron Rhine (railway line for freight transport between Antwerp - Weert - Roermond - Duisburg) that has been out of service for a while
Driving Restrictions Heavy Goods VehiclesDriving restrictions for heavy goods vehicles in the EU
iTREN-2030Integrated transport and energy baseline until 2030
HIGH-TOOLHigh-level strategic transport model
ECCONETEffects of climate change on inland waterways and inland shipping competitiveness
The Cost of Non-Schengen The direct effects of disbanding the Schengen Area on road transport
ETISplusEuropean Transport Policy Information System: development and implementation of a data collection method for EU transport modelling
COBALTInternalisation of external costs on transport corridors
Rail Freight Market Study Corridor C (Future Corridor 2)Rotterdam-Antwerp-Basel/Lyon
Cost Benefit Analysis Corridor 22Study of the completion of the railway link Germany - Greece