イギリスのライトレール協会の機関誌 Tramways & Urban transitの2016年3月号No939が手に入りました。
Second opinion for Zurich tram order; London releases ‘New Tube’ invitations to tender; Lund launchers tram procurement; Blizzards knock out north eastern US transit; Jerusalem approves second tramline.
Trams return to Olsztyn
Building a new tramway from scratch in this Polish city hasn’t been easy, as Martyn Jandula reports.
Are we ready to go wire-free?
The technology exists to remove overhead wires from out towns and cities – but what are the costs, and what are the benefits?
DLR: Bim innovation
Creating a detailed digital model and asset database has already delivered significant dividends for the Dockland Light Railway.
System fact file
The Swiss city of Geneva has trbled the length of its tramway within 20years.Pulling reports.
Algiers extension contracts awarded; Canbera Gungahin light rail approved; Rio de Janeiro’s Santa Teresa tramway extended; Chinese lines expand; Metro construction inaugurated in Ecuador’s Quito; New York subway extension largely complete.
Decent shelter and short distances between connections are crucial stop design; and Bratislava has some thinking on ticket to do!
Classic tram: Irish Heritage
Mike Russel l visit the impressive collection at the Ulster Folk and Transport Museum.