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Date/Time Organisation & Location Description
25/02/2009 -
25/02/2009

1700H for 1730H
Railway Interest Group

Arup’s offices at 8 Fitzroy Street, London W1T 4BQ
Tram / Train – A Systems Engineering Challenge

A talk by Giles Thomas

What is tram-train and can the concept bring benefits in the UK? In his talk Giles will explore the tram-train concept that has evolved in continental Europe and look at how the rail industry might benefit from of this emerging technology in the UK. The tram-train concept, that of inter-running vehicles that are designed for use on street tram systems and on the mainline railway, offers a significant opportunity for passenger market development in the UK. The concept, however, brings with it some significant system challenges

 

Title Author Doc Type Doc Date File Type View
Tram / Train – A Systems Engineering Challenge  Giles Thomas  Flyer  22/01/2009  pdf   Open 
Tram-train in the UK?  Giles Thomas  Presentation  25/02/2009  pdf   Open