UITP Asia-Pacific has an active list of research activities through the UITP Asia-Pacific Urban Rail Platform and the UITP Asia-Pacific Organising Authority Working Group.
Some research projects that have taken place include:
- Urban transport account (statistical benchmarking study)
- Operators’ KPI benchmarking definition study
- Measures to reduce energy costs and maintenance costs among urban rail operators
- Accident and equipment failure experience sharing among rail operators to prevent recurrence