Book review

TAKING the title 'New Urban Horizons', the seventh edition of the global directory of peoplemover suppliers, component manufacturers and consultants aims 'to inspire fresh approaches to Smart Growth' in response to chronic road congestion and increasing urbanisation.

Publisher and APM specialist Trans.21 says 'Automated People Movers continue to revolutionise the way progressive urban planners link activity centres, shape development and move crowds with high quality service.' The 135 page guide provides transport planners with the latest information on products, tools and resources across all suppliers, along with a directory of industry consultants and component suppliers. Case studies and strategies are featured, and the prospects for personal rapid transit discussed.

$95 from Trans.21, PO Box 220249, Boston MA 02122-0013, USA
Tel: +1 617 825 2318