TRENDS IN SIGNALLING AND TRAIN SAFETY

ENTWICKLUNGSTREND DER SIGNALISIERUNG UND ZUGSICHERUNG AUF FERNBAHNEN

The author briefly describes the development of signalling systems and then explains his ideas on a new light signal system, signal combinations and possibilities for use. He gives details on solutions for when failures occur or work must be carried out and then explains the limitation of automatic controls for stopping trains. He compares the automatic control of train running with systems used in other railways and concludes with a list of the tasks to be accomplished placing emphasis on the essential problems which should be given priority.

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    Dr Arthur Tetzlaff Verlag

    Niddastrasse 64
    Frankfurt am Main,   Germany 
  • Authors:
    • WEHNER, L
  • Publication Date: 1978

Language

  • German

Media Info

  • Features: Photos; References;
  • Pagination: p. 3-13
  • Serial:
    • Signal und Draht
    • Volume: 70
    • Issue Number: 1-2
    • Publisher: Tetzlaff Verlag GmbH
    • ISSN: 0037-4997

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00179158
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 19 1978 12:00AM