Theoretical Analysis of Railway Transportation Sustainable Development

The transportation is a foundation of the national economy, and its sustainable development is an important component of the whole social sustainable development. Based on the system theory, the current situation of railway transportation and various kinds of factors that influence railway transportation sustainable development are analyzed. The intension of sustainable development of railway transportation is explained, and then it is pointed out clearly that it reflects mainly on the comprehensive capacity of railway transportation. The coordination problem in the railway transportation system is discussed, and the coordination development problems of the railway transportation subsystem, between the subsystems, and the whole system are studied. This offers the foundation for the sustainable development that studies the railway transportation system further.


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Web
  • Pagination: pp 1890-1895
  • Monograph Title: International Conference on Transportation Engineering 2009

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  • Accession Number: 01528240
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 9780784410394
  • Files: TRIS, ASCE
  • Created Date: Nov 12 2013 1:39PM