イギリスのライトレール協会の機関誌 Tramways & Urban transitの2014年8月号No920が手に入りました。
The French Government backs GR bid for Alstom power – but transport stays in France; Manchester Metrolink Airport link to open a year early; Keolis joint venture secures DRL operating concession; London Underground hits new passenger record; Minneapolis – St Paul Green Line opens.
Paul Tetlaw looks at some of the difficult question that will be pose by Transform Scotland’s Public Inquiry into the troubled Edinburgh tram project.
UK conference looks forward
The future of the UK’s tramways is promising – or so they say. TUAT reports on the UK light rail Conference, held this year in Nottingham, and the political heavy weights that have forecast a bright outlook for coming year.
Charlotte: Success and growth
A northward LYNX extension and a new streetcar line; 2014 promises to be a pivotal year for North Carolina’s light rail operation.
System fact file:Riga
Neil Pulling explore the diverse tramway that serves the Latvia’s biggest city.
Sydney approvals; Zurich tunnel opens; first Tramino due in Braunschweig; Delhi’s Violet line expands; Singapore orders new metro cars.
The invisibility of Edinburgh trams on the airport route suggests a perfect case for public transport integration.
Classic trams: Bruxelles
Mike Russell reports on celebrations of a very special route – line 81