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Light rail the perfect match for modern lifestyles | Sandrine Gaubert, Keolis Downer

Sandrine Gaubert is Network Development Strategy Manager for Keolis Downer and works along the network teams for both Yarra Trams and Keolis Downer Gold Coast. She will be speaking at the 2015… 1,168 more words

Maritime & Transport

Could Tram-Trains Be Used To Advantage In Croydon?

The Croydon Tramlink has been around since 2000 and doesn’t get mentioned very often with respect to either expansion or tram-trains.

Tramlink Route 1

The… 1,464 more words


# 4 (2015) Early Days - Things To Know About Manchester

I’ve only been here 5 weeks. Here’s what I know so far:

If you drive a car be careful. The roads are full of holes. If they’re not full of holes you will find most of the markings have gone. 92 more words

Sydney Trams Closure, Fifty-Four Years On

Fifty-four years ago today – 25 February 1961 – Sydney’s last tram ran from La Perouse to Maroubra Junction.

In the photo, people were celebrating. I doubt they were happy that trams were gone. 96 more words


Trip to Budapest

Chain Bridge separates the historical Buda from the metropolitan Pest. The bridge crosses over the Danube River.

The Budapest trams are the easiest way to get round the city, it carries almost 100 million more passengers annually… 34 more words

Are Tram-Trains A Good Idea?

After my trip around Germany and France, have I come to any conclusions about the concept of tram-trains?

I must admit, I was sceptical when I set out, as some of the claims about the advantages of tram-trains seemed too good to be true! 1,864 more words