COMMUNICATION SYSTEM CUSTOM DESIGNED FOR THE MONTREAL METRO RAPID TRANSIT SUBWAY

This system utilizes radiating coaxial cable to provide communications between: (a) subway trains and the Control Center; (b) subway trains; (c) maintenance personnel with portable units and trains, other maintenance personnel, or to the Control Center; (d) the Control Center and passengers on a selected train. Particular emphasis is given to the following: (a) an overview description of the rapid transit operation; (b) the radio communication requirements generated by the Montreal Metro Community (Montreal Urban Community); (c) a brief description of the system designed to conform to the communications requirements; and (d) a description of several special custom features of the system.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Presented at the 27th IEEE Vehicle Technology Group Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida, March 16-18, 1977.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

    3 Park Avenue, 17th Floor
    New York, NY  USA  10016-5997
  • Authors:
    • Leech, E R
    • Outlaw, W T
  • Publication Date: 1977

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 137-143

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00163300
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 77CH1176-7VT Conf Paper
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 29 1982 12:00AM