+ Observatory

Cities with successful BRT systems will be studied in depth to analyze their main characteristics and strengths.  The cities chosen are Brasilia, Rio de Janeiro and Belo Horizonte, all located in Brazil.

Some of the studies have already been published and presented, such as the following:

  1. Lindau, L.A., Petzhold, G., Facchini, D. and Albuquerque Moreira da Si, C. (2014) BRT and bus priority corridors: Scenario in the American continent. Transportation Research Board 93rd Annual Meeting, Washington, USA, 12-16 January, 2014.
  2. Hidalgo, D. (2013) Public transport integration in Bogotá and Cali, Colombia – facing transition from semi-deregulated services to full regulation citywide. 13th International Conference on Competition and Ownership in Land Passenger Transport. Oxford, UK, 15-19 September, 2013.