DESIGN AND IMPLEMENTATION OF PROCESS COMPUTER CONTROL IN THE MASCHEN MARSHALLING YARD

DIE PROZESSSTEUERUNG DES RANGIERBAHNHOFS MASCHEN, PLANUNG UND AUSFUEHRUNG

The Maschen marshalling yard which, when completed in 1980, will be the largest and most modern in Europe is fitted with computers that will control all shunting operations. The article describes how the system works. It cuts down what staff have to do and means that train splitting and formation operations can be automated.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Verlag R Oldenbourg

    Rosenheimer Strasse 145
    Munich 80,   Germany 
  • Authors:
    • Euler, L
  • Publication Date: 1977

Language

  • German

Media Info

  • Features: Photos; References;
  • Pagination: p. 294-301
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00176713
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 31 1978 12:00AM