Keywords: Track buckling, instantaneous rail temperature, stress-free (or neutral) rail temperature, Non-Contact Rail Temperature Measurement sensor
Keywords: Ride Quality, Ride Comfort, ISO 2631, Acceleration, Safety, GPS, Maintenance, Track, Vehicle, Vehicle-Track Interaction, Portable
Keywords: Rail Flaw Library of Associated Defects, transverse defect, ultrasonic testing
Keywords: Portable track loading fixture (PTLF), gage restraint measurement system (GRMS), track strength
Keywords: Compliance Manual
Abstract: The goal of the Operating Practices Division in FRA’s Office of Safety Assurance and Compliance is to promote safety in railroad operations by reducing accidents, deaths, and...