TITLE

Signal engineers must face the future

AUTHOR(S)
HOW, FRANCIS
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Railway Gazette International;Sep2011, Vol. 167 Issue 9, p98
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author contends that the convergence of train control with information technology advances across other fields will present new challenges and opportunities for the Institution of Railway Signal Engineers (IRSE). The author claims that technology has much to offer for lightly-used passenger lines and heavy haul freight routes. The author urges the IRSE to take the lead in promoting the thinking, knowledge and skills that will be needed to support the next generation of railway control.
ACCESSION #
66187961

 

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