Railroads, Volume 2

This issue contains fifteen papers concerned with railroads. Specific topics addressed in this issue include the following: railway human factors and operational issues; future railroad operations and the role of automation; highway–rail grade crossing hazard-ranking and project development; and crash frequency, crash injury severity and visualization of accidents at highway–railway crossings. Other topics addressed in this issue include: North American high-speed passenger rail ridership forecasting; benefit–cost analysis of an intercity passenger rail service; reliability and cost in passenger rail system design; train data collection and arrival time prediction system for highway–rail grade crossings; the railway engineering education symposium; short-haul and short-line railway intermodal service; railway capacity allocation; macrolevel classification yard capacity modeling; and risk comparison of transporting hazardous materials in unit trains versus mixed trains.

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 01628040
  • Record Type: Publication
  • ISBN: 9780309442084
  • Files: TRIS, TRB, ATRI
  • Created Date: Mar 1 2017 1:22PM