Who gets stranded?

Introduction
· A Gentle Introduction to Isochrone Maps
Analysis
·
Tuas West Extension
· Downtown Line Failure
· Hypothetical Line Failures
Appendix
· Hawker Centre Accessibility Index
Demo
·
Isochronic Singapore

As mentioned in the 2013 Land Transport Master Plan, Singapore’s metropolitan rail network continues to form the “backbone of our land transport system.” …


Folks, here we go again.

Introduction
· A Gentle Introduction to Isochrone Maps
Analysis
·
Tuas West Extension
· Downtown Line Failure
· Hypothetical Line Failures
Appendix
· Hawker Centre Accessibility Index
Demo
·
Isochronic Singapore

Just over a week back on 18 August 2017, the latest addition to Singapore’s metro system, the Downtown MRT Line, broke down during the morning peak period.

We have looked at similar train disruptions in the past, but the Downtown Line presents an interesting context. Unlike it’s older counterparts like the North-South Line and East-West Line which have bus services routed based on the hub-and-spoke model, the Downtown Line doesn’t share the same design guidelines. …

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