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Feature
Like dinosaurs, a lot of people in public transport still remain wedded to a vision comprising a number of discrete modes.  The one they are... continue
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Feature
Peter Stonham
The European Bus System of the Future project is an initiative of the EU Commission under the Seventh Framework Programme for Research and... continue
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Feature
Peter Stonham
Along with tram-train, Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) is one of the longest established ‘blended’ modes of transport. It’s also one of the... continue
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Bus News Lead Story
Success in a nice problem to have, but finding the best solution to the problem of a lack of capacity in the face of rising passenger numbers can... continue
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Bus News
US bus rapid transit (BRT) schemes typically carry fewer total passengers than those outside the country or than US metro alternatives, according to... continue
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Environment Lead Story
With dense populations and small footprints, urban areas offer one of the most fertile grounds for promoting sustainable transport, yet transport... continue
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World Lead Story
Peter Stonham
Acomprehensive showcase of the French passenger transport world was provided at this year’s 5th Transport Publics expo held in Paris. The... continue
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Products & Services
A customised version of Van Hool’s ExquiCity bus design for Metz, unveiled at Transports Publics, the biennial European mobility exhibition in... continue
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Bus News
Three global organisations have teamed up to launch what they claim is the most comprehensive, public database of bus rapid transit (BRT) systems... continue
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Bus News
Phase one of South Hampshire’s new Eclipse Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) busway, connecting business and residential areas in Fareham and Gosport,... continue
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Viewpoint
Lesley Brown, Editor, EURAILmag
­It is a truth more or less universally acknowledged, that a French city mayor seeking re-election must be in want of a tram. In France the tram... continue
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Feature Detail
Shopping in Apple’s famous Fifth Avenue store in New York may appear to have little in common with bus service design. However, Ken Lin, senior... continue
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BRT Report
Bob Tebb
The concept of the ‘tram-train’ seems to be very much the ‘flavour of the decade’ in rail transit circles. No doubt this is... continue
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Light Rail News Lead Story
The Republic of Ireland National Transport Authority has announced plans to build the country’s first network of bus rapid transit services in... continue
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Projects
The three local authorities backing the South Essex Rapid Transit (SERT) Scheme have submitted a bid to the government to secure funding for the... continue
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Bus News
Strathclyde Partnership for Transport has submitted the final business case for its core Fastlink bus rapid transit scheme to the Scottish... continue
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Bus News
Bus operators will not pay access charges to use the £89m Luton Dunstable guided busway in its early years of operation after warning that the... continue
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Products & Services
Mott MacDonald has been appointed design engineer by Bristol City and North Somerset Councils for the £45m South Bristol Link transport... continue
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Bus News
For the past decade the Dutch company APTS,  a division of Netherlands-based bus manufacturer VDL Group, has been developing its Phileas bus... continue
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BRT Report
John Austin
A few years ago I was awarded a Winston Churchill Travelling Fellowship to visit Australia and the Far East to study aspects of public... continue
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