Projeto Operacional BRT
Aracaju - SE, Brazil
Development of the Operational Project of the Aracaju BRT as a hierarchical and high capacity system by bus, with the possibility of overtaking, forming a network composed of trunk lines - stops and direct - and feeder lines. The project included the definition of the Operational Data of all types of lines that make up the system (description, itinerary, demand, fleet, trips and mileage); the definition of the Functional Project, with the physical, operational and location definition of the new terminals and integration stations (platform sizing, travel flows, boarding and disembarking methods; and operation control with the use of new onboard and monitoring technologies); the strengthening of the Management Body (elaboration of the institutional and normative framework, and mechanisms to control the implementation and operation of the system). The project also included the definition of guidelines for the Bidding Process of the Urban (Aracaju) and Metropolitan (Municipality of Aracaju, Nossa Senhora do Socorro, São Cristóvão and Barra dos Coqueiros) Transportation System with technical guidance on the operational aspects of the bidding process, as well as technical definitions regarding the aspects involving the implementation and operation of the new BRT corridor system.