SYNTHESIS OF A STUDY ON THE ANALYSIS, EVALUATION AND SELECTION OF URBAN PUBLIC TRANSPORT SYSTEMS

A summary of a study carried out in 1971 by the Battelle Research Center at the request of Fiat. This study is made up of 8 volumes: (1) Definition of transport demand; (2) Definition of Transport supply; (3) Analysis of linear transport (transport serving several stations along one line); (4) Physiological problems; (5) Proposals by the Battelle Research Center for 4 original linear systems; (6) System selection process based on the functional and operational qualities of the systems; (7) Economic and technical evaluation of the systems; and (8) Project development methods. This document contains 8 chapters, summarizing the contents of the original report.

  • Corporate Authors:

    CENTRO STUDI SUI SISTEMI DI TRASPORTO

    ROMA,    
  • Publication Date: 1974-9

Media Info

  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: 67 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00099776
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Railway Documentation, Selection of
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 18 1981 12:00AM