PROTECTION OF TRAINS ENTERING TERMINALS

London Transport undertakes extensive controlled tests to demonstrate the effectiveness of sand drags at terminals; addition of an intermediate rail-mounted skid ensures no derailment. LT also introduces speed-control safeguards to further ensure maximum safety.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Mechanical Engineering Publications

    Penthouse 1, 15 West 55th Street
    New York, NY  USA  10019
  • Authors:
    • Hillel, H
  • Publication Date: 1978-3

Media Info

  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: p. 40-43
  • Serial:

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00178448
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 19 1978 12:00AM