An effective warning

This article examines the processes used for rail site monitoring after major weather events, focusing on labor and cost-effective alternatives to assessing rail infrastructure. Highlighted are remote conditioning monitoring systems, which have become a viable choice because of their cost-effectiveness. Network Rail’s use of automated monitoring systems designed by itsmoil is described. The article suggests that, in order to ensure safe and optimal performance, reliable systems are necessary to provide warnings when weather events threaten to cause rail failure.

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  • Accession Number: 01532500
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 21 2014 8:44AM