OPERATING A LIGHT RAIL SYSTEM

The most important parts of a transit operation-movement and control of vehicles-are discussed. Scheduling and control of trains in a hypothetical system are described. Examples of movement and control in light rail systems in Boston, Newark, Shaker Heights, and Cleveland are given.

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    • Korach, Robert S
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  • Publication Date: 1975

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  • Accession Number: 00129817
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB, ATRI
  • Created Date: Apr 21 1981 12:00AM