oa Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese - Personal rapid transit: The future
|Article Title||Personal rapid transit: The future|
|© Publisher:||South African Institution Of Civil Engineering (SAICE)|
|Journal||Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese|
|Publication Date||May 1964|
|Pages||17 - 20|
|Keyword(s)||Cabtrack, Personal rapid transit, PRT2000 and Raytheon's Personal Rapid Transit|
Ranking just behind death and taxes among life's most exasperating inevitabilities is the urban traffic jam. Here is one possible solution. As is the case in the modern city, efforts to solve this logistical problem have met with indifferent success; just as Peter's Principle dictates that wider roads merely spawn more traffic, so do larger airports generate even greater demand on the landside infrastructure.
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