NORTHEAST CORRIDOR HIGH-SPEED RAIL PASSENGER SERVICE IMPROVEMENT PROJECT. TASK 1 ON GRADE CROSSINGS AND FENCING

Recommendations for the eliminations of at-grade crossings and provisions of fencing programs for safety on the Northeast Corridor from New Haven to Boston are developed. Construction and land acquisition cost estimates are included. Each at-grade crossing site is discussed in detail, including alternate proposals which were considered. The special crossing problem at New London is investigated. Fencing standards are developed. Alternative applications are discussed. Special problem areas such as commuter stations and overhead bridges are investigated.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also PB-243 420.
  • Corporate Authors:

    De Leuw, Cather and Company

    1201 Connecticut Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20036

    Federal Railroad Administration

    Northeast Corridor Project Office, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Kraffmiller, S E
    • Moore, W E
    • White, R J
  • Publication Date: 1975-9

Media Info

  • Pagination: 213 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00094029
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 2503-10 Final Rpt., 2503-11
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-FR-40026
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Mar 10 1976 12:00AM