Automated People Movers and Transit Systems 2013
Half a Century of Automated Transit - Past, Present, and Future
Edited by William H. Leder, P.E., and William J. Sproule, Ph.D., P.E
2013 / 492 pp.
Soft Cover - In Stock
$125.00 List / $93.75ASCE Member
Stock No. 41286 / ISBN: 9780784412862
Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Automated People Movers and Automated Transit Systems, held April 21–24, 2013, in Phoenix, Arizona. Sponsored by the Transportation and Development Institute of ASCE.
Automated People Movers and Transit Systems 2013: Half a Century of Automated Transit—Past, Present, and Future contains 46 papers that look back over the past 50 years of APM development. These papers examine the current state of automated people movers (APMs) and automated transit systems (ATSs) and explore future possibilities in automated transit.
- personal rapid transit
- airport projects and other major activity centers
- facility planning and design, system improvements, safety and security
- automated train contro
- standards and policy
Transportation engineers, designers, builders, planners, and owners and operators of automated transit in all forms will find these papers of interest.