AUTOMATION ENSURES SAO PAULO METRO'S LINE CAPACITY

Opening in September 1974 and designed for a throughput of 80,000 passengers per hour, the Sao Paulo metro relies on a high degree of automation. Westinghouse Electric has designed a system which separates the functions of safety, operation and central supervision, and provides corrective strategies in the event of delays or malfunctions.

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    IPC Transport Press, Limited

    Dorset House, Stamford Street
    London SE1 9LU,   England 
  • Publication Date: 1974-9

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  • Accession Number: 00072451
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 13 1982 12:00AM