In 1973, the UIC published its master plan for a standard main-line network on the European continent. A number of aspects of the plan are still under study by both national railways and the UIC. The enthusiasm engendered by publication of the plan and subsequent discussion resulted directly or indirectly in construction of new lines, new layouts and modernisation of track in numerous countries throughout Europe.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  United States  06010
  • Publication Date: 1979-4

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 21
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00197001
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 28 1979 12:00AM