Engineers have been intrigued by moving pavements and neverstop railways since the Victorian age. Although great ingenuity has been devoted to designing mechanisms for their success, only low-speed conveyors are used today. Recently, however, researchers have examined human reactions to conveyor travel. The author of this article considers what future these modes have when account is taken of human and mechanical constraints.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Institution of Municipal Engineers

    25 Eccleston Square
    London SW1 V1NX,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Gillie, R
  • Publication Date: 1974-9

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  • Accession Number: 00095401
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Railway Documentation, Selection of
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 15 1975 12:00AM