people mover


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people mover

n.
A means of mass transit, such as a moving sidewalk or a monorail, used to transport people, usually along a fixed route.

people mover

n
1. (Automotive Engineering) any of various automated forms of transport for large numbers of passengers over short distances, such as a moving pavement, driverless cars, etc
2. another name for multipurpose vehicle

peo′ple mov`er


n.
any of various forms of mass transit for fixed routes, as moving sidewalks or automated driverless vehicles.
[1965–70]
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20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Riding on the Detroit People Mover on Thanksgiving Day is easy and this year it will be free.
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TLC is providing mechanical, electrical and plumbing engineering, along with security, voice-data and audio-visual designs for a new consolidated car rental facility and automated people mover, which will take travelers from the rental car facility to the main terminal.
Mercedes-Benz, a subsidiary of Daimler AG (NYSE: DAI)(FWB:DAI), has now produced one million units of its compact B-Class people mover.
The company behind the Parry People Mover rail cars - which operate a shuttle service between Stourbridge Junction and Stourbridge Town stations - appeared in the High Court to contest an attempt by HMRC to wind up the business.
The company behind the Parry People Mover rail cars - which operates a shuttle service between Stourbridge Junction and Stourbridge Town stations - appeared in the High Court to contest an attempt by HMRC to wind up the business.
People Mover has introduced new fareboxes on its fleet and has begun using magnetic swipe and smart card technology.
The USD361m automated people mover project is designed to provide a 3.
Part 3 of a series on automated people mover (APM) standards, this manual provides transportation engineers, safety engineers and contractors with a complete set of safety and performance requirements for electrical equipment, stations and guideways.
On a recent journey to the airport, with just six people on board a large people mover, the luggage had to be piled so high it was impossible to see through the rear mirror and I had to settle for a van-like journey using just the two outside mirrors.
Given the success of the Ford Focus it was almost a foregone conclusion that the people mover it spawned would be equally impressive.
People Mover riders need no help, celestial-wise, electronics-wise, cyber-wise or otherwise.