The Japanese Government has decided to take measures on the control of vibrations transmitted through the ground, particularly those caused by trains. The article defines the permissible vibration standards adopted, measuring units, and guidelines for trouble-shooting measures on the Shinkansen; it also gives some results of the measures, and general recommendations laid down for vibration control.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Japan Railway Civil Engineering Association

    Kyodo Building, 18-7 Hagashi-Uyeno 2 Chome, Daito-Ku
    Tokyo-110,   Japan 
  • Authors:
    • Sakai, T
  • Publication Date: 1977-2

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 1-10
  • Serial:
    • Permanent Way
    • Volume: 18
    • Issue Number: 1-2
    • Publisher: Japan Railway Civil Engineering Association

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00169968
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 30 1978 12:00AM