The team have completed many transport studies for proposed digital advertising signs, and now bring this experience to urbii. Digital advertising signs are relatively new in Perth but have been installed with increasing frequency in the eastern states and overseas. Signs are commonly installed with a large-format, LED panel. Common features of these signs include the ability to transition between different digital advertisements at set time periods and the ability to vary screen brightness based on time of day. Digital advertising signs play an important role when used appropriately and safely and are governed by Main Roads WA Roadside Advertising Guidelines for signs which are located on, or visible from State roads. The urbii team has extensive experience in preparation of Road Safety Assessments for proposed sign locations
Aged Care Projects
The team have completed many transport studies for proposed aged care developments, and now bring this experience to urbii. Services offered include traffic reporting, site layout review and car park assessment. Aged care projects ranged from independent living units, retirement villages to high-care facilities. Aged care is typically a low traffic-generation land use and the peak hour is usually during the afternoon shift-change period, which frequently coincides with the afternoon weekday school peak hour. Key factors for consideration on these projects is the parking provision for staff and visitors, waste collection and delivery management
The team have completed many transport studies for child care centres, and now bring this experience to urbii. Services offered for child care centres include traffic reporting, site layout review and car park assessment. Projects have ranged from smaller independent facilities accommodating 30 children, to larger facilities accommodating 100+ children. Child care centres typically generate traffic for around 3 hours in the morning and 3 hours in the evening. Key factors for consideration on these projects is the parking provision for staff and visitors, waste collection, public transport, walking and cycling access
Civic and Community Uses
Civic and Community Projects
Civic and community projects are often complex endeavours with multiple stakeholders. Projects are wide ranging and include uses such as libraries, community centres, art galleries, parks and open space, places of worship, community markets and other public buildings.
Fast Food Projects
Fast food developments need special focus and attention to traffic generation, on-site circulation and parking. Urbii has expertise in traffic generation and analysis for a wide range of well known fast food franchises in Australia. Urbii also has the capability to model queue lengths and assess drive through operation.
Freight and Logistics
Freight and Logistics Projects
Freight and logistics are vital for the effective function of our local economy. Sustainable modes of freight and logistics are necessary to reduce the environmental and traffic impact. Services offered for freight and logistics include swept path analysis for intersection and internal site design, modelling of queue lengths at container and cargo handling facilities, preparation of Traffic Management Plans, intermodal terminals, RAV Network assessments and preparation of freight strategies
The team have completed many transport studies for existing and proposed hospitals, GP offices and dentists. The team now bring this experience to urbii. Services offered include traffic reporting, traffic management, access via alternative transport modes including public transport, site layout review and car park assessment. Key factors for consideration on these projects is the parking provision for staff and visitors, on-site traffic circulation, waste collection and delivery management
Urbii has extensive experience in preparation of traffic and parking reports for major hotel projects in Perth. Typical factors for consideration on hotel projects include parking supply, car park design, provision of pick-up/drop-off facilities, parking management and service, delivery and waste collection arrangements
Master Plans and Local Structure Plans
Master Planning Projects
Urbii has extensive experience in preparation of traffic and parking reports for master plans, activity centres and local structure plans. Master planning projects may require 4 step modelling including trip generation, mode share, trip distribution and assignment. They also require definition of mid-block road cross sections in accordance with Liveable Neighbourhoods and intersection configuration
Mixed Use Developments
Mixed Use Development Projects
Urbii is passionate about working with developers and government agencies to promote and facilitate mixed-use development. The urbii team has extensive experience in a wide range of mixed use developments. These developments typical have street activation through retail or food and beverage uses on ground and lower levels. This is typically combined with a combination of residential apartments, office space and / or hotel units on upper levels. Providing a mix of land uses promotes self-sufficiency of local communities and reduces the reliance on individual car trips.
The team at urbii has extensive experience in all facets of car parking design, management, analysis and investigation. Quite often a development seeks to promote alternative modes of transport such as public transport, cycling and walking. Urbii can undertake parking surveys and prepare parking assessment reports to support variations in parking provision. Urbii also have extensive experience in review parking layout and providing technical support for car park design.
The team at urbii have undertaken many traffic studies for service stations in the Perth metropolitan area and in regional WA. Projects range from regular car fuelling stations to larger truck stops and Freeway Service Centres. Critical items to address on these projects include traffic impact and circulation, securing a minimum of two crossovers to the road network, on-site circulation of fuel delivery trucks and correct application of passing trade
The urbii team has experience in working on a range of retail projects, from small boutique shops, to larger supermarkets and shopping centres. Some of the projects undertaken by the urbii team include microsimulation modelling for two shopping centres and preparation of Transport Impact Assessments for many supermarkets
The team at Urbii has extensive experience working on education projects including early learning centres, primary and secondary schools and universities. A critical issue for schools is traffic congestion during the busy AM and PM peak hours, parking overflow onto streets, alternative transport options to reduce parking and traffic impacts and safety around schools