INSIDE THE SEPTEMBER ISSUE:
REFRAMING THE DEBATE
This year’s UK Light Rail Conference was filled with debate around technology, future projects and funding opportunities – TAUT rounds up some of the highlights.
SAFETY AND RISK MANAGEMENT
David Walmsley reports on the findings of an international collaborative study on tramway safety.
LRT IN WESTERN CANADA
Vic Simons begins a two-part review of current projects and future plans for urban rail expansion in Canada, starting with Alberta and British Columbia.
SYSTEMS FACTFILE: WOLTERSDORF AND SCHÖNEICHE
Tony Streeter explores a pair of tramways on the edge of Berlin which are very different, yet linked by history and management.
CLASSIC TRAMS: KRAKÓW’S N-TYPE
Mike Russell reports on the first major tram parade in Poland for over two years.
Is this the end for Zhuhai’s tramway?;
Extreme weather hits urban rail systems in July;
Basel plans 2030 network;
Berlin unveils its next-generation tram;
Finance confirmed for Calgary’s LRT Green line;
Recovery funding confirmed for English operators until 2022.