With the full 114-km network now in operation, the Bay Area Rapid Transit is still struggling to bring signaling and car reliability problems under control so that planned levels of service can be achieved this year. The author explains what went wrong and how the problems are being tackled, but he also points out that BART has established high aesthetic and comfort standards which set the pace for the second generation of transit systems in the U.S.

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    IPC Transport Press, Limited

    Dorset House, Stamford Street
    London SE1 9LU,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Middleton, W D
  • Publication Date: 1975-1

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  • Accession Number: 00083040
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 26 1981 12:00AM