BUS & RAIL

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21st Century concrete slab track options bring:

Reduced maintenance;

Higher running speeds;

Less worker exposure to risk;

Increased space in tunnels;

Safer, more reliable journeys;

Less dead weight over viaducts and bridges;

Systems use both precast and in-situ elements;

Better sustainability compared to track ballasted systems.

Light rail and guided bus routes provide:

Faster routes into city centres;

Reduced traffic congestion;

Less emissions;

Encouragement for greater use of public transport.

Find out more about bus lanes, tramways and light rail.

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