Over a period of 3 years, British Rail has been carrying out a long-term strategic planning exercise that has looked at the role rail transport is likely to play in the overall transport scene in the United Kingdom. This paper describes in broad outline the nature and scope of the strategic studies and deals with the overall philosophy of strategic planning at the level of a national network. Some of the major study findings are briefly presented.

Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Features: Figures; References;
  • Pagination: pp 25-30
  • Monograph Title: Surface transport regulation and railroad planning
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00196874
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 0309028329
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Aug 28 1979 12:00AM