Departmental Papers (ESE)


This appendix to the report, Light Rail Transit: Surface Operations, contains unedited trip reports prepared in 1977 covering visits in 1976 to cities in Sweden, Holland, Switzerland and west Germany by Dr. E. s. Diamant; to Holland, Belgium, Italy, Yugoslavia and West Germany by Dr. v. R. Vuchic; and to cities in North America. by Messieurs H. Carve, R. Sauve and G. Fox, to carry out investigations and gain understanding of the fundamental design and operation practices of light rail transportation systems. These trip reports are published at this time to supplement the report Light Rail Transit: Surface Operations.

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Prepared for the Office of Policy Research Urban Mass Transportation Administration u.s. Department of Transportation Washington, DC 20590.

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Date Posted: 16 May 2017