SAFEGUARDS AGAINST LIGHTNING AND TRACTION TRANSIENTS IN RAILWAYS SIGNALLING SYSTEMS

This paper reviews the principal sources and nature of electrical disturbances, outlines the technical problems confronting the Design Engineer and presents a reasoned approach to finding effective solutions. It draws upon well-documented theories and analyses of lightning and electric traction interference to construct a basis for discussion on measures for preventing damage.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Institution of Railway Signal Engineers

    London,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Hardman, A
  • Publication Date: 1984-10-11

Media Info

  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: p. 1-23

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00394490
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 31 1985 12:00AM