Safe Commuter/Light Rail in Shared Track

Develop specific designs and supporting simulation of a demonstration project on New Jersey Transit's River Line to allow comingled (shared track) operation over the same right-of-way for Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) compliant and lighter weight (non-compliant) vehicles. Research shall include the necessary design modifications, simulation, and common operating doctrine report.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Program Information: National Research Program, National Research


  • English


  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $500000.00
  • Contract Numbers:


  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Transit Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Centolanzi, Patrick

  • Performing Organizations:

    SYSTRA Consulting, Incorporated

    150 Clove Road
    Little Falls, NJ  United States  07424
  • Principal Investigators:

    Troup, Rob

  • Start Date: 20090608
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20100608
  • Source Data: RiP Project 22541

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01489207
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Contract Numbers: NJ-26-7025
  • Files: RIP
  • Created Date: Aug 4 2013 1:00AM