Volume V, this report, provides a catalog of the data base material gathered and classified as part of the VLACS project. It contains (1) an annotated bibliography, which includes short summaries of the documents listed, a list of descriptors, and a series of user designators, and (2) a subject index, which includes numerous entries and subentries, and cross-references. The data base lists technical works dealing with vehicle lateral control, switching and steering systems, vehicle dynamics, ride quality, and other related topics. Its purpose is to help planners and designers find the material they need to evaluate and select automated guideway transit (AGT) systems.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also Volume 4, PB80-199763, and Volume 6, PB80-199789. Also available in set of 7 reports PC E99, PB80-199714.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Otis Elevator Company

    Transportation Technology Division, 11380 Smith Road
    Denver, CO  United States  80010

    Urban Mass Transportation Administration

    Office of Tech Development & Deployment, 400 7th Street, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Gray, M J
  • Publication Date: 1979-8

Media Info

  • Pagination: 135 p.

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00318462
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: OTIS-TTD-VLACS-053 Final Rpt., UMTA-IT-06-0156-79-6
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-UT-70088
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Oct 8 1982 12:00AM