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Positive Train Control Passenger Braking Algorithm Enhancement – Phase II
Keywords: Positive Train Control, PTC, braking, braking algorithm enhancements, field testing, EMU, DMU, enforcement algorithm
Broken Rail and Rollout Detection to Support QMB Operations
Keywords: Quasi-Moving Block (QMB), next generation track circuit, NGTC, track circuit enhancements
Statement of Federal Railroad Administration Deputy Administrator Amit Bose On the Derailment of Amtrak’s Empire Builder in Buelow, Montana
Keywords: Derailment, Amtrak, Buelow, Montana
Monitoring and Analysis of the Integrated Network (MAIN) Phase II Research Results
Keywords: MAIN, MAIN-CDX, PTC, ITC, ITCSM, troubleshooting, interoperability, CONOPS, GUI, API, manual-to-manual, manual-to-auto, auto-to-manual, auto-to-auto
Centralized Interlocking (CIXL) for Moving Block Research Project
Keywords: Centralized interlocking system, CIXL, Quasi-Moving Block, QMB, Positive Train Control, PTC, Communications-Based Train Control, CBTC, control point, CP, Wayside Status Messages, WSM, railroad, train control