I recently returned from Australia — my first time ever on this continent. My posts over the next few days will recount my impressions of this land, or at least the relatively small piece I visited. 1,396 more words
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So, my final word in this series, at least for now: My thoughts on what could have been done better, instead of suspending the network for so long. 2,021 more words
Despite looking alike, not all of Metrolink’s trams are created equal.
This is because Metrolink has: Two Different Signalling Systems
When Metrolink was built initially, and the Altrincham and Bury lines were converted from British Rail operations, it used a railway style signalling system, and part of this is a safety system called ATS fitted to the trams. 624 more words