Advanced Transit

Advanced Transit Networks are environmentally sustainable transit systems with fully automated operational capabilities that outperform current modes of transit and complement our vehicle-highway system. A wide range concepts are embraced by ATRA in its vision to provide a path to create a sustainable transport network for the future.

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Advanced Transit

Advanced Transit Networks are environmentally sustainable transit systems with fully automated operational capabilities that outperform current modes of transit and complement our vehicle-highway system. A wide range concepts are embraced by ATRA in its vision to provide a path to create a sustainable transport network for the future.

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Advanced Transit

Advanced Transit Networks are environmentally sustainable transit systems with fully automated operational capabilities that outperform current modes of transit and complement our vehicle-highway system. A wide range concepts are embraced by ATRA in its vision to provide a path to create a sustainable transport network for the future.

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Advanced Transit

Advanced Transit Networks are environmentally sustainable transit systems with fully automated operational capabilities that outperform current modes of transit and complement our vehicle-highway system. A wide range concepts are embraced by ATRA in its vision to provide a path to create a sustainable transport network for the future.

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Advanced Transit

Advanced Transit Networks are environmentally sustainable transit systems with fully automated operational capabilities that outperform current modes of transit and complement our vehicle-highway system. A wide range concepts are embraced by ATRA in its vision to provide a path to create a sustainable transport network for the future.

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ATRA IG Viewpoint

BlogIT is the Blog on Innovative Transit, as published on behalf of the ATRA Industry Group to allow ATRA IG to share its views on issues in the advanced transit industry.

ATRA Award

We are now accepting nominations for the ATRA Award for Outstanding Contribution to Advanced Transit.

ATRA

The Advanced Transit Association (ATRA) is a non-profit organization aimed at increasing the knowledge and under- standing of innovative transit concepts. ATRA envisions a future when transportation will all be orchestrated for the convenience of people and their businesses – as well as for the benefit of our planet. More about ATRA >

ATRA Technix 2015

Technix — the annual mini-conference before the annual Business Meeting — will take place on Saturday, January 10 at the…..

The First Annual Martin Lowson Paper Award

In honor of the inventor of the first commercial PRT system $500.00 paper award ATRA fosters the development of automation…..

Korean ATN Development

An unmanned “mini-tram” has been developed by the Korea Railroad Research Institute. They unveiled a full scale prototype at their…..

Upcoming Events

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9:30 am ATRA Technix 2015 @ Technology Ventures Building
ATRA Technix 2015 @ Technology Ventures Building
Jan 10 @ 9:30 am – 7:00 pm
ATRA Technix 2015 @ Technology Ventures Building | College Park | Maryland | United States
University of Maryland Center for Advanced Transportation Technology (CATT) is proud to once again host the ATRA Technix workshop. A.....
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all-day Passenger Terminal EXPO @ Hall 4, Paris Expo Porte de Versailles
Passenger Terminal EXPO @ Hall 4, Paris Expo Porte de Versailles
Mar 10 – Mar 12 all-day
“Passenger Terminal EXPO lands in the heart of Paris in 2015 and will once again provide the most significant opportunity.....

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Operations excellence into year 5

As of November 28, 2014 the operations of the PRT at Masdar City heads into its 5th year. The system continues to proof itself, achieving the highest system availability to date over the past 3 months of operation. At 99.96%, 99.97% and 99.97% the system has been unavailable to passengers approximately 9 minutes out of 559 [...]

Posted by: 2getthere
on 28 Nov 2014

GSP International Airport Considers New Shuttle Approach

The approach to Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) winds along a manicured parkway through a forest before revealing a fountain with a view of the terminal in the background. Pass through the terminal and you will find yourself looking at a garden where you would expect to see parked aircraft. The airport’s emphasis on natural beauty is [...]

Posted by: PRT Consulting
on 20 Aug 2014

Personal Rapid Transit News (Aug 2014)

Breaking news related to automated transit networks (ATN – an umbrella term for personal rapid transit (PRT) and group rapid transit (GRT) systems, also known as podcars), along with links where available. Reader beware: we publish links to articles that appear to be newsworthy, without concern as to whether or not they are for or [...]

Posted by: PRT Consulting
on 1 Aug 2014