イギリスのライトレール協会の機関誌 Tramways & Urban transitの2013年2月号No902が手に入りました。
Royal opening for Casablanca’s; Paris opens T3 and T3b; Sydney approves city; Moscow tramway plans; Dallas extends LRT to 137km ; Edinburgh ‘full speed ’testing.
Dispelling the myth of UK tramway costs
Figures presented to the UK tram Light Summit suggest that UK tramways are NOT the most expensive in the world.
Salt Lake City is on the right TRAX
Utah’s state capital has opened a new TRAX light rail line, extended its second and has a streetcar line under construction.
Hong Kong: It pays to look forward
Changes over the last 30 years have made LRT the framework of urban transport in this busting city. Neil Pulling reports.
System fact file: Liberec
This northern Bohemian town with a rich history is also a fascinating study in dual gauge tramway operation.
New tramways for 2013
A strong focus in delayed projects in Spain is a feature of this year’s review of likely tramway opening.
Hangzhou metro opening has begun; Paris Metro line 12 extended; Mumbai monorail tested; first rail laid for Portland-Milwaukie LRT; Praha marks 50years of the Tatra T3.
Why grass track is good for the environment and PR; and more on the repeal of the UK’s 1870 tramways Act.
Classic tram: Budapest 125th anniversary
Budapest is a significant Continental tramway pioneer – and celebrated its ‘125th’ in style.