ATRA News

    This is a round up of the latest news related Personal Rapid Tramsport and Advanced Transport. If you would like to submit a news item please email news@atra.org

    Engaging Students and Embracing Change

    March 5th, 2019

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    by Shannon Sanders McDonald, AIA

    Engaging Students and Embracing Change

    The History of Advance Transit Association Year 23 (1998)

    February 12th, 2019

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    by J. Edward Anderson, first ATRA President.

    1998 – The Twenty Third Year.

    Please click on link below for Year 23 history.

    The History of the Advanced Transit Association Year 23 (1998)

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    IS THERE A CASE FOR HIGH SPEED, HIGH CAPACITY ATN/PRT SYSTEMS?

    February 4th, 2019

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    by Eugene Nishinaga from the Transit Control Solutions, Inc. conference

    Please click the here  for the full article :

    IS THERE A CASE FOR HIGH SPEED, HIGH CAPACITY ATN/PRT SYSTEMS?

     

     

    Nishinaga

    Pilot Plan for GreenVillages TOD: A Laurens Road Corridor Multi-modal Transit Project

    January 24th, 2019

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    On 07/23/2018, Greenville County, South Carolina, USA, successfully submitted a proposal for a Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Transit Oriented Development (TOD) planning grant to FTA with assistance from Carolinas Alliance 4 Innovation (CA4I). The project was entitled “Pilot Plan for GreenVillages TOD: A Laurens Road Corridor Multi-modal Transit Project.” The grant award was announced in December 2018.

    An RFP is being written and should be issued in the coming weeks.

    Link here to map of project location 

     

     

     

    Zhejiang International Intelligent Transportation Industry Expo 2018 – Keynote Speech

    January 24th, 2019

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    ATRA President Muller gives keynote at Zhejiang International Intelligent Transportation Industry Expo 2018, Future Transport Conference in Hangzhou, China.

    https://youtu.be/ZfSNHIB0_yc

    CES 2019 in review: the future of autonomous vehicles ain’t what it used to be

    January 24th, 2019

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    Please see link below for full article:

    CES 2019 in review:
    the future of autonomous vehicles ain’t what it used to be

    History of the Advanced Transit Association (ATRA) Year by Year (22)

    January 22nd, 2019

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    by J. Edward Anderson, first ATRA President.

    1997 – The Twenty Second Year.

    Please click on link below for Year 22 history.

    The History of the Advanced Transit Association Year 22 (1997)

     

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    History of the Advanced Transit Association (ATRA) Year by Year (21)

    December 17th, 2018

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    by J. Edward Anderson, first ATRA President.

    1996 – The Twenty First Year.

    Please click on link below for Year 21 history.

    The History of the Advanced Transit Association Year 21 (1996)

    History of the Advanced Transit Association (ATRA) Year by Year (20)

    November 22nd, 2018

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    by J. Edward Anderson, first ATRA President.

    1995 – The Twentieth Year.

    Please click on link below for Year 20 history.

    The History of the Advanced Transit Association Year 20 (1995)

     

     

    Solar-Powered Automated Transit – Its Time is NOW !

    November 19th, 2018

     

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    ATRA Pulse article November, 2018

    Please click on link below:

    Solar-Powered Automated Transit – Its Time is NOW !