EVALUATION OF SIGNAL/CONTROL SYSTEM EQUIPMENT AND TECHNOLOGY. TASK 4: ELECTRICAL NOISE DISTURBANCE
This report defines electromagnetic interference (EMI) generated by wayside and vehicle-mounted equipment associated with railroad electrification. The report describes the adverse effects of EMI upon existing and potentially applicable signal/control systems. Functional requirements for EMI control are defined and recommendations are made for follow-on testing activity. The problems of vandalism are also considered.
- See also report on Task 3, PB80-142441. Prepared in cooperation with Dyer (Thomas K.), Inc., Lexington, MA., and Kentron International, Inc., Dallas, TX.
STV, IncorporatedGriffith Towers
Pottstown, PA United States 19464
Washington, DC United States 20590
- Taylor, S F
- Marshall, J F
- Schultz, C M
- Whalen, R B
- Publication Date: 1980-7
- Features: Figures; Tables;
- Pagination: 133 p.
- TRT Terms: Catenaries (Railroads); Control devices; Electric power conditioning; Electric power supply; Electromagnetic interference; Inductive interference; Interference; Railroad electrification; Railroad signals; Railroads; Signaling; Track circuits; Vandalism
- Subject Areas: Energy; Railroads;
- Accession Number: 00326382
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
- Report/Paper Numbers: FRA/ORD-78/39.4 Final Rpt.
- Contract Numbers: DOT-FR-773-4236
- Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
- Created Date: Dec 30 1981 12:00AM