EXISTING CATENARY CONDITION AND RECOMMENDATIONS FOR IMPROVEMENT: WASHINGTON, DC. TO NEW ROCHELLE, NY

Under the Northeast Corridor Improvement Project, the spine railroad system from Washington, DC, to New Rochelle, NY, will be converted from 11 kV, 25 HZ operation to 25 kV, 60 Hz operation. The general condition of the catenary and related elements are surveyed, and recommendations for rehabilitation are made for this section of the Corridor, including all subsidiary lines and yards that will be affected by the conversion.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Prepared by Electrack, Inc., Hyattsville, MD.
  • Corporate Authors:

    De Leuw, Cather and Company

    1201 Connecticut Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC  USA  20036

    Electrack, Incorporated

    6525 Belcrest Road
    Hyattsville, MD  USA  20782

    Federal Railroad Administration

    Northeast Corridor Project Office, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Publication Date: 1978-12

Media Info

  • Pagination: 361 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00191355
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: F204-44A-B Final Rpt., FRA/NECPO-79/5
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-FR-76048
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: May 11 1979 12:00AM