Efforts to rationalize Shanghai's overburdened bus system have recently been assisted by Volvo's VTS Systems using sophisticated planning software. Beginning in April 1987, Shanghai Transit and VTS Transport System Corp., a member of Sweden's Volvo Group, started the "Shanghai-Gothenburg Public Transport Improvement Project", with the main purpose to install VIPS II, a special planning software for public transport, on a computer in Shanghai. The VIPS system is discussed in some detail in this article.

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  • Authors:
    • Ailing, L
  • Publication Date: 1991-8

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  • Accession Number: 00615899
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 30 1991 12:00AM