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Bus planning and operations

Bus planning and operations

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Published by National Academy of Sciences in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bus lines -- Planning -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementTransportation Research Board, Commission on Sociotechnical Systems, National Research Council.
    SeriesTransportation research record ;, 798
    ContributionsNational Research Council (U.S.). Transportation Research Board.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTE7 .H5 no. 798, HE5611 .H5 no. 798
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 71 p. :
    Number of Pages71
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4265418M
    ISBN 100309032121
    LC Control Number81011347

    Four-day introductory or refresher course for professionals in planning, marketing, scheduling, and operations. Taught by “hands-on” instructors with over 70 years experience. Attended by more than 3, transit professionals from over transit systems, MPOs, . The bus industry is growing thanks to expanding urban populations and increased government spending on public transport, with Asia Pacific expected to contribute significantly to this development. Both operators and authorities are looking to accelerate this growth by improving buses and the public’s perception of this mode of transport.

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    Emily Silverson, Bureau of Traffic Operations Content_Area3 Per Wis. Stat. Ch. , content on this page falls under the definition of a Guidance Document and allows for public comment. This Course provides an examination and analysis of multinational management functions and processes including planning, organizing, leading, and controlling across cultures and borders in globally diverse environments and organizations.


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