The paper presents some of the cost-saving features incorporated in current optimum guideway designs, identifies the general areas where cost-reductions may be initiated and summarizes guideway costs for the majority of present day vehicle systems. Innovative design concepts aimed at Personal Rapid Transit systems are discussed.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Presented at the International Conference on Personal Rapid Transit, Denver, Colorado, September 16-19, 1975.
  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Colorado, Boulder

    Center for Urban Transportation Studies
    Boulder, CO  United States  80302
  • Authors:
    • Prestegaard, E
  • Publication Date: 1975

Media Info

  • Pagination: 19 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00165031
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Vol 2, Pap 35 Conf Paper
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 23 1981 12:00AM