AGT AESTHETICS: A HANDBOOK FOR PLANNING AND DESIGN OF AUTOMATED GUIDEWAY TRANSIT (AGT) SYSTEMS

The Handbook presents (1) a broad range of aesthetic problems and opportunities which the designer or local official is likely to encounter in planning for an AGT system and identifies planning and design responses to these problems and opportunities; (2) describes planning and design tools and resources available to the users of this book; (3) contains descriptions of the various techniques that can be used to analyze the aesthetic effects of AGT systems; (4) describes techniques for organizing and presenting these data to community residents, business people, and local officials; and (5) references other reports that may assist the user in identifying and responding to aesthetic concerns.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared in cooperation with Cambridge Systematics, Inc., MA.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Skidmore, Owings, and Merrill

    334 Boylston Street
    Boston, MA  USA  02116

    Urban Mass Transportation Administration

    400 7th Street, SW
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Publication Date: 1980-2

Media Info

  • Pagination: 114 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00314006
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: UMTA-IT-06-0165-79-2
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-UT-70008
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jul 22 1982 12:00AM