CZECH RAILWAYS EXPERIENCE WITH UPGRADING OF MIXED TRAFFIC CORRIDORS TO 100 MPH OPERATION

This presentation, offered at a conference on railroad track and structures, provides an overview of efforts by the Czech national railroad to upgrade its mixed traffic corridors to infrastructure capable of handling 100 mile per hour operation. This speed upgrade required improvements in: track components and technology, track design parameters, diagnostic practices, vehicles, and track/vehicle interaction technology.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Full conference available on CD-ROM. Listed on the CD-ROM's index of titles as: Incremental Upgrading of Czech Main Lines.
  • Corporate Authors:

    American Railway Engineering and Maintenance-of-Way Association

    10003 Derekwood Lane, Suite 210
    Lanham, MD  United States  20706
  • Authors:
    • MARUSICOVA, D
  • Conference:
  • Publication Date: 1998

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: 50p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00796034
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 19 2000 12:00AM