Use Cases

Capacity Analysis

FREEVAL can perform capacity analysis based on Highway Capacity Manual (HCM)

Work Zone Impact Assessment Analysis

FREEVAL can perform work zone impact assessment analysis based on Highway Capacity Manual (HCM)

Managed Lanes Analysis

FREEVAL can analyze the operation of managed lanes such as (HOV, HOT, Express ways) based on Highway Capacity Manual (HCM)

Travel Time Reliability

FREEVAL can assess the reliability of a freeway system based on Highway Capacity Manual (HCM)

Download FREEVAL

FREEVAL is a free tool, and all versions in listed in this section can be downloaded from this website. Note that, the HCM base version is also availble at hcmvoume4.org

FREEVAL+

  • Google Maps Integration
  • Planning Level Data Entry
  • Auto-Calibration

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FREEVAL-NC

  • Built-in NC Freeways
  • Google Maps Integration
  • NC Specific Parameters

FAQ

Remember! If you cannot find your question here, send it to support@freeval.org

What are the Operating System Requirements for FREEVAL?

FREEVAL is developed in Java environment and as such it can be run under any operating systems ranging from MS Windoes and Mac OS to Linux operating system. The only requirement is to install Java Runtime Environment (JRE) version 8 and later.

How Similar or Different is FREEVAL Compared to HCM?

FREEVAL replicates the freeway analysis in Highway Capacity Manual (HCM). All methods documented in Chapters 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 25, and 26 are implemented in FREEVAL. This includes freeway facilities, reliailty, managed lanes, work zones and etc. analyses.

What do I need to do if I have Questions or Problems Using FREEVAL?

If you have any problems using FREEVAL, please do not hesitate to contact us at support@freeval.org.

What would it take for me to customize FREEVAL to my own specific use cases?

We do customize FREEVAL to match your specific needs. This can range from connecting FREEVAL to in-house data sources to standard reports generations. please do not hesitate to contact us at support@freeval.org.

Resources

Training

We provide different types of training for FREEVAL including Workshops, Classes, Webinars and etc. Please contact us to get more detailed information on FREEVAL training.

Workshops

We provide workshops focusing on special use cases for FREEVAL. The workshops can be either hands-on or not. Please contact us for more information about our workshops.

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Webinars

We offer FREEVAL webinars on any topic related to FREEVAL as well as Highway Capacity Manual's analyses. Please contact us to get more information about our webinars.

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