Concrete Guideways Shape the Route

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Title: Concrete Guideways Shape the Route

Author(s): C. W. Dolan and G. W. Hummer

Publication: Concrete International

Volume: 6

Issue: 2

Appears on pages(s): 64-69

Keywords: beams (supports); columns (supports); guideways; post-tensioning; precast concrete; rapid transit railways; structural design.

Date: 2/1/1984

Abstract:
People movers become a reality as construction continues in Vancouver, B.C., and begins in Detroit, Ml, on downtown transit loops employing fully-automated vehicles traveling on elevated guideways. The conception and development of the guideways is a key element in the execution of these projects.