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Tramways and Urban Transit


The French tram phenomenon
Michael Taplin begins a detailed two-part exploration of the incredible growth and expansion of modern light rail in France. In this edition, he describes the background in the 1970s and ’80s.

A new path for transit?
Morgan Lyons considers some of the potential longer-term challenges for public transport from
the global pandemic.

Why rails don’t last forever…
Daniel Pyke describes some of the ways that rails degrade, offering a few pointers on how to extend the life of this key asset.

Systems Factfile: Rotterdam
Neil Pulling explores the changing role of trams in the Netherlands’ second city.

Classic Trams: Leipzig
Mike Russell continues his detailed survey of the collection in the Leipzig museum.

Tramways & Urban Transit is the world’s leading monthly publication dedicated entirely to the development and promotion of more efficient urban transport solutions.

Established over 80 years ago, the magazine is published on behalf of the Light Rail Transit Association and is circulated to the organisation’s global membership base and at news outlets around the world.

Read by senior transport professionals and campaigners alike, Tramways & Urban Transit is well-known and respected as a publication that not only reports the news, but also helps to shape the debate for improved public transport.

For a sample of our global coverage in 2019 click here

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