Light Rail Systems Free of Overhead Wires

  title={Light Rail Systems Free of Overhead Wires},
  author={M. Novales},
  journal={Transportation Research Record},
  pages={30 - 37}
  • M. Novales
  • Published 2011
  • Engineering
  • Transportation Research Record
Light rail systems are experiencing a revival in several countries in the world. Nevertheless, light rail systems are facing a more demanding market and by implication the need for continuous evolution and new technologies. An example of this need is related to the requirement of avoiding visual intrusion in some areas of cities that are more sensitive to visual impacts. This sensitivity has led to the implementation of new solutions that try to avoid the need for overhead contact wires… Expand

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