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Light Rail Transit Systems

Rob van der Bijl

  • Bindwijze: Paperback
  • Taal: en
  • Categorie: Kunst & Fotografie
  • ISBN: 9780128147849
61 Lessons in Sustainable Urban Development
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Taal:en
Bindwijze:Paperback
Oorspronkelijke releasedatum:20 juni 2018
Aantal pagina's:238
Illustraties:Nee
Betrokkenen
Hoofdauteur:Rob van der Bijl
Tweede Auteur:Niels van Oort
Co Auteur:Bert Bukman
Co Auteur:Bert Bukman
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Extra groot lettertype:Nee
Gewicht:390 g
Product breedte:152 mm
Product lengte:229 mm
Studieboek:Nee
Verpakking breedte:152 mm
Verpakking hoogte:229 mm
Verpakking lengte:229 mm
Overige kenmerken
Extra groot lettertype:Nee
Gewicht:390 g
Product breedte:152 mm
Product lengte:229 mm
Studieboek:Nee
Verpakking breedte:152 mm
Verpakking hoogte:229 mm
Verpakking lengte:229 mm

Samenvatting

Light Rail Transit Systems: 61 Lessons in Sustainable Urban Development shows how to design and operate light rail to maximize its social benefits. Readers will learn how to understand the value of light rail and tactics on its effective integration into communities. It uses strong supporting evidence and theory drawn from the author's team and their extensive experience in developing new light rail systems. The book uses numerous case studies to demonstrate how key concepts can bridge the geographic limitations inherent in many transit-related discussions. In addition, users will learn how to develop important relationships with local decision-makers and communities.

  • Presents applied research by experienced practitioners and academic researchers
  • Draws on more than 50 cases from Europe, the Middle East, the UK and US
  • Incorporates five themes on why it's important to invest in light rail, including effective mobility, and for an efficient city, economy, environment and equity
  • Includes a checklist for planning public transport projects