WIT Press


Study On Automatic Train Protection System For Raising Speed On Main Lines Of Chinese Railway

Price

Free (open access)

Paper DOI

10.2495/CR980991

Volume

37

Pages

10

Published

1998

Size

900 kb

Author(s)

Tang Tao & Yan Jianping

Abstract

According to the characteristics of automatic block system and braking capability of trains on existing Chinese main lines, this paper proposed an automatic train protection system ( ATPS ) with high reliability and perfect performance which is based on advanced technology and suitable for speed-raised passenger and freight trains without changing the existing automatic block system. Finally, to ensure train operation safety and transport efficiency, key issues concerning the design and application of ATPS are discussed. 1 Introduction In order to meet the requirements of development of Chinese national economy and keep the leading role of railway in competitive transport market, the Ministry of Railway take speed raising on mai

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