NORTHEAST CORRIDOR HIGH SPEED RAIL PASSENGER SERVICE IMPROVEMENT STUDY. TASK 11S. IMPROVEMENT PLAN FOR PHYSICAL PLANT WITH ESTIMATED COSTS. VOLUME 1

The two-volume report describes the physical plant necessary to meet trip time goals and permit high speed train operations in the section of the Northeast Corridor between Washington, D.C. and New Haven, Connecticut. The cost of the physical improvements are estimated and an implementation schedule is presented in Volume 1. Facilities include track, bridges, tunnels, signals, communications, electrification and other items.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also report dated Apr 75, PB-243 420.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Bechtel Incorporated

    Gaithersburg, MD  USA 

    Federal Railroad Administration

    Northeast Corridor Project Office, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • Sutcliffe, H
    • Bailey, W
    • Biss, D J
    • Irvin, L A
    • Livingston, F M
  • Publication Date: 1975-8

Media Info

  • Pagination: 174 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00092486
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Final Rpt., FRA/ONECD-75-11S
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-FR-40027
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Nov 5 1976 12:00AM