We can learn from Japan on transit delays/incidents

Video shows that in Japan, even the train evacuations are orderly 【RocketNews24】 As reliable as Japan’s public transportation system is, with […]

SkyTrain technology declared for 60km outer belt metro in Tokyo

“SkyTrain technology” (linear motor propulsion, with automated operation) has been declared for a major investment in rail rapid transit in […]

New SkyTrain technology metro in Sendai, Japan opens 2015

A brand new rail rapid transit line in Sendai, Japan – which is using linear induction motor propulsion technology (“SkyTrain technology”) […]

Okinawa, Japan declares SkyTrain technology for 69km railway

As you may recall (or not, since I have yet to actually discuss anything Japan-related on this blog!), I departed […]

Guangzhou opens world’s newest SkyTrain technology line

I recently updated my List of Linear Induction Motor rapid transit systems [LINK] list to reflect the opening of Guangzhou […]

From San Francisco to Surrey: More lessons on Light Rail and transit planning

The recent article on the Metro 604 website titled “From San Francisco to Surrey: Lessons on Light Rail“ prompted me […]