The second volume of the transportation technology for development study contains sections on: Aerial tramway transportation systems; beltway (endless moving belt) transportation systems; monorail transportation systems; air cushion (or ground effect, surface effect) vehicle transportation systems; hydrofoil transportation systems; special purpose vehicles (i.e., those capable of moving over terrain away from established route networks); new power sources and their effect on transportation technology; external technological factors (food production, water supply, mining and mineral processing, petroleum production, power generation) and their influence on transportation needs.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also Volume 1, MRIS #041269.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Battelle Memorial Institute

    505 King Avenue
    Columbus, OH  United States  43201
  • Authors:
    • Cheaney, E S
    • Leis, R D
    • Landreman, D M
  • Publication Date: 1968-2

Media Info

  • Pagination: 265 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00040902
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: TA/OST-AN-68-2-2
  • Contract Numbers: AID/csd-762
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 14 1974 12:00AM