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A marketing strategy brings everything together. Without one you waste time and money and going round in circles.
Knowing that you don’t know is one thing. Not knowing what you don’t know is worse…
Similar to good event management, a crucial element of business development is planning and attention to detail.
Corporate communication is a key element in your content marketing plan. It drives the consistent messages, both internally and externally, you wish to convey.
Of the many elements you need to get right in running an event, tight organisation is arguably the most important. Once the objective of the event has been established, you can’t afford to leave any stone unturned in the planning, organisation and execution.
Figuring out what your clients value, developing your offer accordingly and delivering the right and consistent message to them at the right time.
Whether you’re supplying editorial or taking up one of our standard or bespoke advertising packages, we take your messages to the people that need to hear them through a choice of publishing channels.
The LRT Monitor brings the facts, figures and contacts together in one place, so now it’s easy to search, find and get the information you need.
Now entering its 82nd year, Tramways & Urban Transit is unique as a publication founded on the needs of scheme promoters, transport operators, planners, consultants, manufacturers and campaigners for better public transport in our congested towns and cities.
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Throughout 2016, not a month went by without the announcement of a new driver-less automobile trial or a new record claim. The world seems to be embracing the technology to create autonomous vehicles, with all the big names you’d expect present and correct.The race is on!Read article
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The April 2021 issue of Tramways and Urban Transit magazine is our 1000th issue. For this we are producing a larger edition with content going back over the 83 years of publication of the magazine and will cover key milestones in the development of the modern tramway and the great renaissance of the mode around the world.
Additionally, we are producing an A4 book to celebrate the 1000 issues and cover everything that’s happened across the light rail sector over the last 80+ years.
As such, we are offering companies and partners the chance to highlight their own histories. We hope that you will join us in promoting your own successes and growth over the last eight decades and your own contribution to the growth of tramway and light rail systems worldwide. We can arrange promotional coverage across both the April issue and also the hard backed book.
The contents of each are detailed below:
April – Issue #1000
History of the magazine, New Tram Orders, Evolution of the Tramcar, Electrification (Part 2), Milestones in technology, SF: Ulan-Ude, List of the world’s museums, Classic Trams: Halle Pt 2, Tramways in iconic pictures, List of the world’s tramways and metros, Worldwide Review, News, The Editors and key contributors, LRT Route Map, Contents, Tributes.
TAUT #1000 Book
Dedication/Forward, History of the magazine, Role of LRTA, Key figures from the magazine’s history, Tramways decline, Fallow years, Renaissance (France, Spain, US), Where tramways never died… (Russia, Germany, Eastern Europe), Milestone technologies, The great survivors (modernisation), Other developments – Awards etc, List of tramways that have opened/closed and the future.
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