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1XIIIBack to menuRetour au sommaire1URBANMASSTRANSITSYSTEMFORHYDERABAD:ACOMPARISONOFMMTSANDMETROSATYAMSHIVAMSUNDARAM�����������������������������������������������[email protected]�����������������������������������������[email protected]:Mostofthecitieshavebeenstrugglingtoprovideadequatetransportinfrastructuretomeetincreasingtraveldemandandmoderatethegrowthofpersonalizedvehicles.Hyderabadisnoexceptionwherethetwoalternativetransportsystems,MMTS(Multi-ModalTransportSystem)andMetro,werediscussedbyvariousstakeholdersovertheyears.Thispaperexaminestherelativestrengthsandweaknessesofthetwoproposals.Theparametersusedtocomparethetwoaresimilartothosepresentedinearlierresearchstudies(e.g.Advani&Tiwari,2005).Theparametersincludeaccessibility(influencezoneoftheproposedsystemanddistancebetweentwoconsecutivestations),demandprofileandsocio-economicstatusofcommuters,reliability,speed,frequency,currentandfuturecapacitiesoftheproposedsystem,levelofintegrationwithothermodes,parkin...