INSTRUCTIONS FOR RAILROAD TRAFFIC AND SWITCHING ON SOVIET RAILROADS

INSTRUKTSIIA PO DVIZHENIU POEZDOV I MANEVROVOI RABOTE NA ZHELEZNYKH DOROGAKH SOIUZA SSR

This handbook covers the following information: (1) Train traffic during automatic blocking; (2) Train traffic on sections equipped with centralized dispatching; (3) Train traffic during semiautomatic blocking; (4) Train traffic in an electrical rod system; (5) Train traffic with telephonic communication means; (6) Order of train traffic during interruption of the action of all established means of signaling and communication; (7) Traffic of maintenance trains (railway motor cars), fire trains, and auxiliary locomotives; (8) Train traffic (railway motor cars) during work production on railroad tracks and constructions; (9) Reception and departure of trains; (10) Operation of the train dispatcher; (11) Shunting operation at the stations; (12) Sequence of distributing warnings; (13) Reception and departure of trains under conditions where normal operations of the automatic blocking system are suspended at the stations; (14) Train traffic with demarcated time. The appendices are: (1) A list of solutions for train departures from the station with various means of signaling and communication during train traffic; (2) Norms and fundamental regulations for securing rolling stock by means of brake shoes and hand brakes; (3) Procedures for setting up in the train wagon loads which require exceptional caution and special rolling stock. Finally; (4) The sequence of trolley traffic.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Abstract only is available in English, original untranslated as of November 1976.
  • Corporate Authors:

    USSR Ministry of Railways

    Novo-Basmannaya, Ulitsa 2
    Moscow,   USSR 
  • Publication Date: 1973

Language

  • Russian

Media Info

  • Pagination: 303 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00130239
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Railroad Administration
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Nov 23 1977 12:00AM