Third Rail Insulator Failures- Current State of the Practice

The TRB Transit Cooperative Research Program's TCRP Synthesis Report 150: Third Rail Insulator Failures: Current State of the Practice documents the present practices and lessons learned, challenges, and gaps in the information related to the use of third rail insulator systems in the United States.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $45000
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project J-07, Topic SD-05

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Transit Cooperative Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC    20001

    Federal Transit Administration

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

    Garcia-Colberg, Mariela

  • Performing Organizations:

    University of Texas, Arlington

  • Start Date: 20210519
  • Expected Completion Date: 20200115
  • Actual Completion Date: 20200115

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01779206
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transportation Research Board
  • Contract Numbers: Project J-07, Topic SD-05
  • Files: TRB, RIP
  • Created Date: Aug 16 2021 3:16PM