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Title:
LINEAR COLUMN TRANSIT SYSTEM AND LINEAR COLUMN TRANSIT CONTROL METHOD
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2019/021589
Kind Code:
A1
Abstract:
An objective of the present invention is to efficiently use a small number of vehicles in response to fluctuating demand. Provided is a linear column transit system, comprising: a plurality of linear columns configured by vehicles 111-113 and 121-125 boarded by passengers; and an operation management device 101 for assembling an operation plan including affiliations of the vehicles 111-113 and 121-125 to the plurality of linear columns, and for managing the operation of the plurality of linear columns. The linear columns are operated with the vehicles 111-113 and 121-125 as integral units for each of the linear columns according to the operation plan following a track including boarding points for the vehicles 111-113 and 121-125, whereby it is possible to add or remove the affiliated vehicles thereto. The operation management device 101 accepts a vehicle boarding request wherein the boarding point is designated, and on the basis of the boarding request and the number of passengers capable of boarding the vehicles 111-113 and 121-125, changes the operation plan so as to flexibly accommodate the affiliated vehicles among the plurality of linear columns.

Inventors:
TESHIMA, Hisanori (6-6, Marunouchi 1-chome, Chiyoda-k, Tokyo 80, 〒1008280, JP)
YANO, Kojin (6-6, Marunouchi 1-chome, Chiyoda-k, Tokyo 80, 〒1008280, JP)
SAKIKAWA, Syuuichirou (6-6, Marunouchi 1-chome, Chiyoda-k, Tokyo 80, 〒1008280, JP)
MATSUSHITA, Takahiro (6-6, Marunouchi 1-chome, Chiyoda-k, Tokyo 80, 〒1008280, JP)
YAMAZAKI, Jun (6-6, Marunouchi 1-chome, Chiyoda-k, Tokyo 80, 〒1008280, JP)
Application Number:
JP2018/019023
Publication Date:
January 31, 2019
Filing Date:
May 17, 2018
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Assignee:
HITACHI, LTD. (6-6 Marunouchi 1-chome, Chiyoda-ku Tokyo, 80, 〒1008280, JP)
International Classes:
G08G1/00; B60L15/40; B61L27/00; G08G1/127
Foreign References:
JP2001266286A2001-09-28
JP2001101584A2001-04-13
JP2000285366A2000-10-13
JP2003006575A2003-01-10
JP2015182653A2015-10-22
JP2000264210A2000-09-26
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
WILLFORT INTERNATIONAL PATENT FIRM (Nihonbashi TC Bldg. 1F, 19-7 Nihonbashi Koamicho, Chuo-k, Tokyo 16, 〒1030016, JP)
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