TRAMWAYS&URBAN TRANSIT FEB/2010 no866
DB Regio is preferred bidder for Tyne & Wear; two in fight for Nottingham contract; Merseytram needs money fast: new hope for Edinburgh hospital line.
Tram-train:are they worth it ?
Weighing up the pos and cons of a concept being increasingly discussed in the light rail arena.
Fifteen minutes with… Gary transit
The DART President explains the challenges.
Bangkok: multi-level urban transit
It’ ten years since the Sky rain metro opened TAUT reflects on Bangkok’s operations-and expansion plans.
Berlin: It was twenty years ago
Germany’s capital has seen huge investment since 1989 – and the year of division are still obvious.
System Fact file: Prague
Prague has one Europe’s most comprehensive tramways- and It’s currently in the midst of major renewal.
136 new trams in three decades…
…And with more on the way. We look at the new-comers, and the key milestone in the world wide light rail revival.
US government may take over safety regulation; World Bank supports Argentinian urban transit; Toronto expansion includes light rail conversion, Dubai Alstom tram on display; Seattle’s next tramway to open in 2013.
Vintage trams line up for Blackpool’s125.
tram-train are worth the challenge.
Classic trams: Los Angeles
California rich heritage is still celebrates.