Product

Velocity

Cycle network planning, fast-tracked

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Velocity, the intelligent digital platform, enabling you to develop successful cycling and walking plans, quickly, confidently, and efficiently.

The challenge

Over the past year,?cycling numbers have doubled?in many countries around the world and will continue to grow as society moves towards net-zero.

As a society, our infrastructure hasn’t kept up, and nor have our approaches.

Are you a local authority under pressure to:

  • Improve cycling infrastructure and safety?
  • Identify where new facilities are required?
  • Prioritize plans for investment, despite a lack of clear data?
  • Secure funding to deliver on your ambitions, in ever-shorter time frames?

Our solution

Created with you in mind,?Velocity, our intelligent digital platform, enables you to develop successful cycling and walking plans, quickly, confidently, and efficiently.

With Velocity, you can design and deliver next generation bike routes to meet the transport needs of today and the challenges of tomorrow.

Velocity dashboard with programme overview

Are you prepared for what is ahead?

  • 100 %

    INCREASE IN WEEKDAY CYCLING LEVELS SINCE THE START OF 2020*

  • $ 2.76 BN

    INCREASE IN GOVERNMENT INVESTMENT IN CYCLING OVER THE COMING YEARS*

  • x 2

    CYCLING LEVELS IN THE UK NEED TO BE DOUBLED BY 2025*

*Source: Gear Change, Department for Transport

Key benefits

Reinvent your cycle planning

  • Rapid strategy development
  • Clear, reliable results
  • Strategic decision making

Key features

  • Intelligent route creator

    Guides you to create high-quality designs that integrate with existing infrastructure

  • Interactive factsheets

    Provides you with key insights on cost, cycling potential and value for money all in a useful route factsheet

  • Data-driven appraisal

    So you can instantly assess any route using established datasets and Jacobs' industry-leading expertise

  • Streamlined integration

    Bring essential 3rd party information together in one place

Further features

  • Interact with visual dashboards, maps and charts
  • Evaluate and compare different route options
  • Export and share key outputs with teams and stakeholders
  • Manage and develop your portfolio of schemes across multiple programmes in one place

“Local authorities would be amazed at what Velocity is going to deliver. It provides useful information that we need for strategy and policy and would help inform our conversations with our partners. Additionally, the Scorecard gives a very quick way of prioritizing what we need to focus on, saving us time and money.”

Kit Allwinter

Active Travel Policy Officer, West Yorkshire Combined Authority

Jacobs has nearly 60 years of transport planning experience, with over 1,000 skilled transport planners within our approximately 55,000 strong global talent force, $2.5B in client savings and 23.8M metric tonnes C02 emissions avoided for clients, together, we’re pushing the limits of what’s possible.
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Velocity builds on this experience, aligning its capabilities to the challenges of the sector, whilst providing you with the support and guidance you need to undertake your Active Mode planning with confidence.

Want to fast-track your sustainable travel ambitions?

Request a demo with our specialists to learn how it could transform your cycle network planning.

Get in touch with the team today