Technical Reports

High Speed Rail Tilt Train Technology: A State of the Art Survey

  • 01
  • May
  • 1992
AUTHOR: Chris J. Boon, Kevin Kesler, William F. Hayes, Brian T. Whitten
OFFICE: RPD
SUBOFFICE: RPD-30
REPORT NUMBER: DOT/FRA/ORD-92/03
SUBJECT: High-Speed Passenger Rail
KEYWORDS: Tilt Train; safety; ride quality; Cant Deficiency; Lateral Acceleration; curving; maglev
ABSTRACT: This report presents an assessment of the technical and operational features of existing and proposed tilt-body rail passenger vehicles.

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