NEW TECHNOLOGY IN URBAN TRANSPORT PAPER 7518

THE CHANGES OF LAND USE THAT FOLLOW TRANSPORT IMPROVEMENTS ARE BRIEFLY REVIEWED, AND PRESENT URBAN TRANSPORT TASKS DEFINED. THE OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS REQUIRED BY SYSTEMS TO MEET THESE TASKS ARE LISTED, AND TECHNICAL DEVELOPMENTS CONSIDERED TO DETERMINE POSSIBLE SUITABLE HARDWARE SOLUTIONS. SMALL AUTOMATIC VEHICLE SYSTEMS KNOWN TO BE UNDER DEVELOPMENT ARE REVIEWED, AND EXAMPLES OF APPLICATION STUDIES DESCRIBED. ECONOMIC AND ENVIRONMENTAL LIMITATIONS TO THE INSTALLATION OF NEW TRANSPORT SYSTEMS IN URBAN AREAS ARE OUTLINED. /AUTHOR/

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: pp
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 52

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00242736
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 16 1974 12:00AM