OVERHEAD CONTACT SYSTEM AND ITS MAINTENANCE SERVICE

Japanese National Railways has 9000 km of electrified route which includes the Tokaido Shinkansen and handles 85 percent of all traffic handled. Climatic conditions include summer typhoons and winter snows and winds, along with the very high density of train movements. JNR must give much attention to improving and maintaining its catenary system.

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    Japan Railway Engineers' Association

    2-5-18 Otemachi, Chiyoda-ku
    Tokyo,   Japan 
  • Authors:
    • TAKEUCHI, S
  • Publication Date: 1980

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  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 26-29
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00317422
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 16 1980 12:00AM