BERT PROTOTYPE CAR DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM, VOLUME 2, PROGRAM DETAILS

The report traces The Bay Area Rapid Transit District Rapid Transit Vehicle Program through the planning phase, design phase, and the development and prototype test phase. The program was established to enhance the attractiveness of rail rapid transportation to the urban traveler by providing a comfortable, reliable and safe car incorporating the latest engineering concepts. The report provides design justifications, testing highlights, and reasons for modifications and changes resulting from the prototype test program, sponsored by the Urban Mass Transportation Administration. This Volume 2, Program Details, provides the detailed technical material for Engineering personnel. /Author/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also Volume 1, PB-223131/4.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Rohr Corporation

    P.O. Box 878
    Chula Vista, CA  USA  92012
  • Publication Date: 1973-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: 271 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00260417
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: UMTA-CA-06-0032 Final Rpt.
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 11 1981 12:00AM