RAIL-HIGHWAY GRADE CROSSING WARNING SYSTEMS--EQUIPMENT AND APPLICATION

Booklet prepared by RPI Task Force of Subcommittee on Grade Crossing Safety in conjunction with seminars for state transportation departments discusses the following: History and review of rail-highway crossing warning systems and genesis of standard specifications; Wayside and control equipment for warning systems; Applications of rail-highway warning equipment; Priority determination of applications and applicable procedures; Grade crossing surfaces; AAR Signal Manual--Part 194; AAR Bulletin No. 7; Typical hazard index formula.

  • Corporate Authors:

    American Railway Engineering Association

    59 East Van Buren Street
    Chicago, IL  USA  60605
  • Publication Date: 1977-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: n.p.
  • Serial:
    • AREA BULLETIN
    • Volume: 79
    • Issue Number: 665
    • Publisher: American Railway Engineering Association

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00300546
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 17 1979 12:00AM